Welcome to the 19th Annual Fairway Gorgefest!

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Location:  Fairway Gorge Paddling Club, 2940 Jutland Road, Victoria BC.

CLICK HERE to download a copy of our Parking and Tent Locations for the Festival.

CLICK HERE to download the FGPC Dragon Boat Festival Rules and Regulations.

  • Teams will be registered on a first come, first served basis;  if registration fills before the Friday, July 28, 2017 your crew will be waitlisted.
  • Fee are as follows:
    • Early Bird (until April 15, 2017) for Local teams (Vancouver Island) is $600 including GST
    • Early Bird (until April 15, 2017) for Visiting teams is $550 including GST
    • Regular (after April 15, 2017) for Local teams is $650 including GST
    • Regular (after April 15, 2017) for Visiting teams is $600 including GST
    • Junior teams 50% discount off current fee
  • Please register early to avoid disappointment. Crew registration payment must be made before registration in this event is confirmed.
  • Please complete and submit the form below no later than Friday July 28.


  1. Please complete and submit the online form below.   Scroll down to complete the form, and click on the blue “Submit” button to transmit the information to us.
  2. Click on the “Pay Now” button at the bottom of the page (below the registration form) to pay your registration fee (as indicated) by credit card
  3. Once we receive payment we will request your roster closer to the event date.

Festival Cancellation/Refund Policy

There will be 15% administrative fee for all withdrawals. The final date to withdraw a team from the festival is July 28, 2017. There will be no refunds of any type after this date, including if the festival is cancelled due to safety reasons.

If you have any questions or concerns about this new registration process, we’ll be happy to walk you through it — send us an email at info@fgpaddle.com and we’ll get in touch with you!


Please select “Local” (all of Vancouver Island) or “Visiting” from the dropdown, enter your team’s name, then click on the “Pay Now” button to make payment by credit card or using your PayPal account.

Local or Visiting Team
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