Register as a Paddler

If you are an individual paddler, steersperson or drummer and wanting to join a team, please register below. This registration form is for new and/or experienced individuals. If you have been invited by a team manager to join a particular dragon boat team, please register with our online form. Paddler Registration Form

Register Your Team for the Festival

Team managers, please register your dragon boat team on the online form: Team Registration Form or Grassroots Team Registration Form for new teams with no more than two experienced paddlers, who will receive a coach, a steersperson, one practice prior to Festival, and Festival registration.

Register for Practice Sessions

Register your team for practice times on the river:  Register for Practice Sessions

Sign-up to be a Member of the EDBFA

If you are interested in becoming a member of the festival association which includes voting rights, a monthly newsletter and attendance at our Annual General Meeting, please sign-up with our online registration form: Become a Member of EDBFA

Sign Up as a Festival Volunteer

If you would like to volunteer at the festival, practices, or in any other way, read our volunteer page for more information. Volunteer Registration 

Sign Up as a Vendor

If you would like to provide vending at the festival sign up on our online registration form: Vendor Registration Form

Sponsor the Festival

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for the Edmonton Dragon Boat Festival, please email the