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Virgina International Dragon Boat Festival

Saturday, August 1, 2020, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


The Richmond International Dragon Boat Festival returns to Rocketts Landing in Richmond Virginia on Saturday, Aug 1st, 2020. This event brings together culture, sport and international flavors that blend a 2,500-year-old tradition with the fun and excitement of an outdoor festival.

Twenty paddlers move in unison, combining strength and teamwork in a boat whose elaborate design originates from ancient China. Social groups and businesses alike embrace the sport because it builds camaraderie, forms connections and promotes healthy lifestyles.

Admission to this family-friendly event is free; races will begin at 9:00am and will continue throughout the day. Festival grounds will offer a variety of activities for all participants and spectators. Experience the Asian Cultural Expo throughout the day, wander the Health & Wellness Village features exciting products and services to assist in leading a healthy lifestyle. Grab a bite from one of our Food Trucks, enjoy a beer, or shop in the Marketplace.

New teams and individuals are welcome! Invite friends, family, colleagues - form a group of 16 to 25 people and sign-up a team today. If you or a couple of friends are interested, there is a pay per seat option available, contact us at info@gwndragonboat.com to join.    

Get in on the action – ask us how to get involved!
For more information, visit www.gwndragonboat.com/richmond

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4708 E. Old Main Street
Richmond, VA 23231

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