Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
The Erpelding family showed off their team shirts Friday night while walking in the Parade of Teams during the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival opening ceremonies. Pioneer PhotoMonte Draper

Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival: Erpelding family brings team paddlers and spectators

Email

The dark gray clouds that hung ominously over Lake Bemidji Friday eventually gave way to a thunderstorm that postponed the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival Parade of Teams and opening ceremony for an hour.

Thunder boomed as Dragon Boat Festival participants hurried to shield themselves from the heavy rain. Many escaped the downpour by going into the Dragon's Den, the main refreshment tent of the festival.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness