[8/27/16] THE PATEROS DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/27/2016
All Day

Location
Pateros Memorial Park

Website: No Website

Cost: Free

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THE PATEROS DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

FACEBOOK: PATEROS DRAGON BOAT RACES

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT EVENT:

  • 46 FT CANOE WITH A DRAGON HEAD AND TAIL

  • 2000+ YR OLD EVENT STARTED IN CHINA

  • OVER 50 MILLION RACERS WORLDWIDE!

  • FAMILY, FRIENDS, TEAMS, BOAT HAS 20 PADDLERS, 1 DRUMMER, 1 STEERSMAN

  • TACOMA DRAGON BOAT ASSOCIATION WILL BE PUTTING THE EVENT ON, PROVIDING: BOATS, LIFEJACKETS, PADDLES, TRAINERS, & STEERSMEN.

  • FUN WILL START ABOUT 8:30 ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 27, IN MEMORIAL PARK ON THE COLUMBIA RIVER.

  • THERE WILL BE AT LEAST A 2 HOUR PRACTICE AND THEN THE PLAY

  • BRING AN EZ UP, LAWN CHAIR, ICE CHEST AND SPEND THE DAY.

  • THERE WILL BE VENDORS IN THE PARK. NO VENDOR FEE!

  • MANDATORY SIGNED WAIVER. KIDS WELCOME