No one draggin’ their heels here

Dragon Boat Festival churns up excitement in Victoria's Inner Harbour

Members of the Hot Sake paddle hard during a hotly contested heat race in the Inner Harbour at the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival.

Members of the Hot Sake paddle hard during a hotly contested heat race in the Inner Harbour at the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival.

Teams from around the Island and Pacific Northwest did battle at the annual Victoria Dragon Boat Festival this weekend.

The annual summer event, which wrapped up Sunday with finals in various categories, included entertainment and fun interactive shore-based activities.