World Championship Bathtub Race bathtub boat race

Nanaimo Marine Festival and World Championship Bathtub Race

Friday, July 25 to Sunday, July 27, 2014

Always the fourth Sunday in July

Salutes the Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce 125th Anniversary


Friday to SundayMaffeo Sutton Park
Food Vendors, Arts & Crafts Fair, Children's Craft Tent, Static Displays, Kiddies Karnival
Saturday at 10:30amSailpast on Wheels Fun Parade
Starting at Selby Street, proceeding down Fitzwilliam Street and along Front Street to Cliff Street
Saturday at DuskFireworks in the Nanaimo Harbour
Sunday at 11:00amWorld Championship Bathtub Race
Race starts in Nanaimo Harbour and finishes at approximately Noon at Departure Bay beach

Catch all the excitement at the finish line on Shaw TV channel 4 on the following days.

  • Sunday, July 27th @ 8pm - 1st Run
  • Monday, July 28th @ 1pm
  • Monday, July 28th @ 7pm
  • Tuesday, July 29th @ 7am
  • Saturday, August 2nd @ 8am
  • Saturday, August 2nd @ 7pm

Loyal Nanaimo Bathtub Society
373 Franklyn Street Nanaimo, BC V9R 2X5 Canada
Phone: 250-753-RACE (7223)
Fax: 250-753-7244