On Festival Day Burlington’s Waterfront Park is transformed into a small city where 1600 paddlers festooned in colorful costumes sing, cheer, and have the time of their lives. DJ's from Hall Communications Radio Group, home of WOKO, WJOY, WKOL, will serve as MC’s for the event. There’s music, children’s programs, a great silent auction and more. Don’t miss it!
Schedule of Events
as of 7/25/2013. Updates will occur as plans finalize.
Sunday, August 4, 2013
||Marshalling of all Breast Cancer Survivor teams.
Coffee and bagels served at Sunrise Rotary Tent.
Start of Community Team Registration and Check-in at Main Stage Tent.
Marshalling of Community Teams begins.
||FIRST HEAT OF BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR RACES BEGINS.
Welcome and Acknowledgement of Sponsors.
FIRST ROUND OF COMMUNITY TEAM RACES BEGINS.
Silent Auction, Raffle, and DragonMart open.
Spirit Award judging begins at Photo Booth and continues throughout first heat races.
Photo Booth opens for team photos.
||Burlington Taiko Group performs outside the Main Stage tent.
||BREAST CANCER CONSOLATION ROUND BEGINS.
||Maiden Vermont performs in Main Stage tent.
||BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR CHAMPIONSHIP RACES BEGIN.
Food Court opens.
||S.D. IRELAND SISTERS AT HEART CHAMPIONSHIP RACE.
||Breast Cancer Survivor Flower Ceremony and Vocal Tribute by Bonnie Jean Aharonian and Becky Davis and friends.
Sponsor Thank You.
Spirit Award Announcement
SECOND ROUND OF COMMUNITY TEAM RACES BEGINS.
Footworks Studio of Dance performs in Athletes' Village.
||Jeh Kulu Dance and Drum Theater performs outside the Main Stage tent.
Silent Auction close-out.
Jazzercise performs in Athletes' Village. Join in the dancing!
John Stork, the Chair Guy, astounds the crowd with acrobatics outside the Main Stage tent.
Lunch Break for Community Teams.
Dragonheart Vermont Cup Team Race Off.
||Sambatucada performs outside the Main Stage tent then leads the dancing Dragon as it parades through the grounds. The dancers from Footworks Studio can really move that Dragon! Come dance with the Dragon!
||COMMUNITY SEMI-FINAL RACES BEGIN.
||Silent Auction Second Close-Out. Remaining items go to second highest bidder.
||COMMUNITY BRONZE MEDAL RACES BEGIN.
||COMMUNITY FINAL RACES BEGIN.
||BCBSVT CHAMP CUP RACE followed by Awards Ceremony