Dragon on the Lake Aug 23-26 in Lake Orion

Dragon on the Lake Aug 23-26 in Lake Orion

Lake Orion, MI -The 10th annual Dragon on the Lake, August 23rd through August 26th, will have a lot more new stuff to do this year! Go to the website, www.dragononthelake to learn more about the tournaments for Cornhole, Euchre, Bingo, Trivia and, if you’re a runner, there’s a brand new 5K Race along the Paint Creek Trail!
THURSDAY: The event kicks off from 4:30 – 7:30 pm on Thursday, 8/23, with a Multi-Chamber of Commerce Mixer at the Dragon Pub which includes ice cream social, thanks to 20 Front St. Creamery and a Fire Dept. chili competition to benefit the 9/11 memorial fund. The party continues from 7:30 – 10 pm with 105.1 The Bounce playing throwback Thursday old school jams.

FRIDAY night, 8/24, from 6 pm will be a new Craft Beer & Wine tasting at the Tiki Tent. Enjoy craft beer from HomeGrown Brewing and wine from Wine Social, along with lite fare from local restaurants. Tickets are available for $40 at the door, or save $10 and purchase them ahead of time. All proceeds go to benefit the Orion Art Center.

On SATURDAY and SUNDAY, 8/25-26, there will once again be Dragon Boats at Green’s Park! Saturday practice will be from 10 am -5 pm and Sunday, the races start with opening ceremonies at Greens Park at 9:30 am and finish with the awards ceremony at the Dragon Pub at 6 pm.
If you’re interested in being on a boat, click the link to get signed up!  

On Saturday and Sunday, 8/25 – 26, the heart of downtown will be buzzing with activity! Not only will all of the shops and restaurants be open, but from 11 am- 7 pm Saturday and 11 am – 6 pm on Sunday, the Merchants Market and Artists Alley will fill up Flint St. and S. Broadway. This year, the Kids Zone will be on N. Broadway from Flint up to N. Shadbolt. Bring your kids and your pocket book because there will be tons of fun games, gifts and food all through Downtown.
If you’re interested in being a volunteer for Dragon on the Lake, click here to sign up. The Dragon Pub is also looking for volunteers to pour beer! Call Karin at 248-693-4986 and let her know you’d like to help!

More info: downtownlakeorion.org

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