The 2019 Lake Champlain Dragonboat Festival is happening this weekend at Burlington’s Waterfront Park.
The festivities begin at 8:30 am Saturday and go until 4:00 pm Sunday.
Saturday is Sisters Day for breast cancer survivors and will feature a workshop, 500-meter races and a sunset party.
Sunday is the Community Race day. Beginning at 8:30 am, 54 community teams will be racing for the Lake Champlain “Champ” cup.
The Festival is a charity event and all proceeds will go towards supporting local cancer survivors.