Dragon Boat Race and family fun day Take part in our exciting Dragon Boat Race this September! Bluebell Wood will be at Manvers Lake on Saturday, 18th September ready to watch you and your team take to the choppy waters to raise funds for families and children who need us. The event is free to spectators and they'll be lots of family fun activities. From face painting to games, amusements to food stalls, there will be something for everyone! About the boat race Teams need at least 11 paddlers, with a maximum of 20 people being able to take part. Each team will take part in timed heats, with the three fastest teams going head to head in a dramatic final! To take part, participants must be over the age of 12. Team entry is £500 per boat. Manvers Lake is offering pre-race training for any teams who would like to get to grips with paddling before the big day. To enquire about training or to reserve a space at the race email our events team by clicking on the purple button below. Be quick - there are 24 team spaces available! Get in touch!