DBS Marina Regatta 2013

Singapore’s largest ever water sports festival, the DBS Marina Regatta will be happening on 18 to 19 May and 24 to 25 May 2013 at Waterfront Promenade @ Marina Bay.

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The DBS Marina Regatta consist of 2 parts: The Dragon Boat Races and Bay Festival.

The dragon boat races will be held from 18 to 19 May, featuring eight race categories. Each category will feature both 200m and 500m races held on 18 and 19 May respectively. Expect lots of action as close to 120 international and local teams, including national teams from Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand and Philippines paddle it out. The race schedule can be found here.

To further vitalise the event, a rousing drum competition and colourful cosplay parade with more than 100 cosplayers will also be held at the Bay for the public’s viewing pleasure.

The DBS Marina Regatta Bay Festival will be held from 24 to 25 May. Members of the public will be able to soak up the atmosphere with other fun-filled activities at the bay, including entertainment, food and games for the whole family. They will be able to participate in watercraft workshops and try their hand at dragon boating, kayaking and sailing, compliments of DBS. The public can also expect to be thrilled by stage games and booth activities such as water games, painting, and dumpling fishing. In addition, they will be able to enjoy a variety of sweet and savoury delights, and to be entertained by live musical performances from popular local acts, such as Electrico and Jack and Rai.

For more information about DBS Marina Regatta, visit the website or DBS Facebook page.

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