2019 Osoyoos Flag Race

The last KRD race before Covid19 hit.  This festival was open to the whole club, with the competitive teams getting first choice.  It was a great venue in a beautiful setting. Wine was tasting set up on the beach the night before with a number of great Okanagan Wineries participating and the weather was perfect.  […]

Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY)

2023 saw KRD participating in the ‘Coldest Night’ for the 9th year in a row.  It is estimated that we have contributed $15K+ towards this initiative spearheaded by the Nelson Cares Society who preserves and maintains affordable housing in Nelson*. Coldest Night is a form of a Walk-A-Thon and KRD walking teams consist of 7-15 […]

2023 Polkadot Dragon Lantern Festival

Enchantment (Amber Larsen)

Our Club participated in the 2023 Polkadot Dragon Lantern Festival in out beautiful little city of Nelson BC this February.  How could we not?! The “Dragon ladies” carried the large Dragon Puppet, following the Samba band in good festive spirit.  But not until we had built a Dragon nursery for our lady “Puff” who allows […]

Terry Fox Run

Every September the Kootenay Rhythm Dragons (KRD) invite and encourage the people of Nelson and area – individuals, groups, business’s and families – to join them in the annual Nelson Terry Fox Run.       The Run, is a Canadian tradition, which began in 1980 and embodies KRD’s mission to raise awareness of all cancers, and our […]