The Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival returns tomorrow, July 6

    The Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival is back tomorrow, Saturday July 6, at Willen Lake.

    Supported by MKFM, Business MK, and MK Pulse Magazine, and in aid of Brain Tumour Research, this festival will take place at the stunning Willen Lake on Saturday July 6, and it's set to be a highlight on the regional events calendar.

    The festival brings together a diverse mix of both new and returning crews, all eager to spend a memorable day with colleagues and friends while making a positive impact in their community.

    This year, teams have the opportunity to fundraise for Brain Tumour Research, ensuring this charitable organisation benefits from the festival's success.

    Alicja Mierzejewska, Executive Director at NewWave Events, expressed her excitement for the upcoming festival, saying, "We're excited to once again host the festival and with the enthusiastic participation of numerous local companies, we're confident it will be an extraordinary day. By choosing Brain Tumour Research as our main charity, our goal is to have a meaningful impact on those in need. Last year, we successfully raised over £20k and this year, we're setting our sights even higher!”

    In addition to the thrilling races happening every 10 minutes from 10 am to 4 pm, spectators can enjoy a variety of entertaining activities along the banks of Willen Lake. From funfair rides and face painters to captivating Chinese Lion Dances, there will be no shortage of excitement.

    Food stalls will also be available to satisfy culinary cravings. Bring your friends and family to Willen Lake on July 6th to witness local companies battling it out in the vibrant 30-foot-long dragon boats! Spectators can attend this event for free, ensuring a remarkable day out for all.

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