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27th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York

Saturday, August 12, 2017

10:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.

This event repeats every day between 8/12/2017 and 8/13/2017.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

This annual festival features two exciting days of dragon boat races, live music, dancing, storytelling,  arts and crafts, a food court, and more for the entire family. 

There will be an opening day parade at noon on Saturday, and the US Dragon Boat Open Championship will take place on Sunday. Dragon boat racing will take place on both days from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

For the full festival lineup, please visit the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival's website.


Location Details:
Special buses will operate between the Citi Field subway station and the Flushing Meadow Park festival site from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Citi Field subway station is nearby to Citi Field parking lots. A MetroCard is required to transfer between the park and the subway station. assengers without a MetroCard must pay full fare on the bus in exact coins. The fare is $2.75 per ride.



Event Organizer

The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York, Inc.

Contact Number

(718) 767-1776


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