70 Henley Island Drive
St. Catharines, ON
The St. Catharines Dragon Boat Festival is held on the renowned Henley Island Rowing Course. This course is home to the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, North America’s largest rowing event, and is a mere half hour from the US border making it a perfect event for crews in Upstate New York and Ontario to compete in.With both Sport Division and Community Division, this event is the Niagara Region’s best deal for competitive crews looking to compete in three race distances and for recreational crews to get a taste of true sport racing!
Directions to St. Catharines:
From New York State
Upon entering Canada via the Peace Bridge or the Lewiston Bridge, follow the QEW towards Toronto. For downtown St. Catharines, exit at Ontario Street.
From Within Ontario
St. Catharines is located directly off the QEW, an easy drive from Toronto, Hamilton, London, Sarnia and Windsor.
Directions to Henley Island:
- From QEW, take the 7th St Louth exit.
- Turn left onto 7th St Louth and travel north to Lakeshore Rd W.
- Turn right and proceed along Main St.
- Turn right onto Henley Island Dr.