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Nanaimo Marine Festival and World Championship Bathtub Race

Thursday, July 23 to Sunday, July 26, 2015

50th Anniversary of the Joint Use of the CFMETR Test Ranges by the Canadian and United States Navies

Always the fourth Sunday in July.


New Finish Line in 2015 for the Great International World Championship Bathtub Race
Nanaimo, BC After 48 years, the Great International World Championship Bathtub Race will finish where it starts for the first time. The Loyal Nanaimo Bathtub Society announces this July, the Great Race Finish Line is at Maffeo Sutton Park in Downtown Nanaimo.
To view the full Media Release, please click here.


Thursday to SundayMaffeo Sutton Park
Food Vendors, Beer Garden, Entertainment Stage, Arts & Crafts Fair, Children's Craft Tent, Static Displays, Kiddies Karnival, Military Displays
Saturday at 10:30amSailpast on Wheels Fun Parade
Starting at Selby Street, proceeding down Fitzwilliam Street to the Bastion then along Front Street to Cliff Street
Saturday at DuskFireworks in the Nanaimo Harbour
Sunday at 11:15amWorld Championship Bathtub Race
Race starts in Nanaimo Harbour and finishes at approximately Noon at Maffeo Sutton Park (new for 2015)

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