2010 International Dragon Boats Festival for the Cure
Sunday July 11th, 2010
Posted at 5:24pm
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This weekend the annual Dragon Boats Festival for the Cure took place in Tecumseh at the new Tecumseh Waterfront Park. Tecumseh also added a 25 foot, 19,000 pound granite Dragon statue to the park. There are over 3000 paddlers raising money for breast cancer. A rose ceremoney took place today where people honoured loved ones who lost the fight to breast cancer by the reading of poem and performance of a song dedicated to the event. The races continue today and this evening.