Team Information

In the event of lightning or any other severe weather emergency, the Charlevoix Circle of Arts may cancel the event with no rain date or refund of entry fees. Races may continue in the rain. There is no refund of fees if a team fails to report on race day.

Boat Load of Scrubs Dragon Boat Festival Team!

A Dragon Boat Race Team is comprised of:


  • 20 Paddlers
  • 1 Drummer
  • 1 Steerer (provided)​
  • There must be at least 4 women on each team
  • You may roster 24 participants (paddlers)


Team registration fee:

Individual or business: $1500 

Non-profit organization fee: $1400
* Priority practice time given to early registration

2018 Teams:


  • Tin Stars- Scott Usitalo
  • Dewey Decimators - The Charlevoix Public Library
  • At Least 4 Men - Carolyn Klender
  • Boat Load of Scrubs -  Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital 
  • Pool Paddlers - The Charlevoix Pool 
  • KHQ Kruzers - WKHQ 
  • The Guardians - St Mary School
  • Hawaii 5 Row- Charlevoix State Bank
  • The Dragonators - Challenge Fitness
  • Hot Sake - Charlevoix Women
  • The Foodies - Burnette Foods