The Dragons in the Wallowas Race, located in Northeast Oregon, is in the heart of the Wallowas – one of Oregon’s Seven Wonders. The dragon boat race will be at the Wallowa Lake State Park on Wallowa Lake. The official race site is the Wallowa Lake Marina docks.
The event will kick off Friday, August 23rd with an Awakening Ceremony in Joseph. The official opening of the race is Saturday, August 24th between 7 and 8 AM. Marshaling begins at 7:30 am and the race will start at 8.00 am both Saturday and Sunday mornings.
Saturday includes three heats of racing and two-timed slalom practices. Sunday will have four racing heats per team and an award party with live music at the race beer garden.