Since its beginning in 2002, the festival has raised over $600,000 for KARM – we couldn’t have accomplished this without you!

We hope you will join us for the 11th Annual KARM Dragon Boat Festival. The festival will take place on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at The Cove at Concord Park.

NEW THIS YEAR: Registration, sponsorships and fundraising information can be found at: All team registration, fundraising, communications, practice requests, sponsorships and festival logistics will be managed by KARM. Our good friends at Dynamic Dragon Boat Racing will continue to run practice and race day activities.

We look forward to your participation and an overall outstanding event!

Early bird registration fee:
$750 (community and corporate teams) – now through April 15, 2013
Late fee:
$850 – after April 15, 2013

You don’t want to miss out on the excitement, friendly competition and community spirit surrounding this unique Knoxville event.

For more information on the new registration process or more about the event – visit

Paddles Up,