Flushing Meadows Corona Park
27th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York
Sunday, August 13, 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.
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.
The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York, Inc.
Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Lawrence Playground is temporarily closed due to construction. To follow this project as it progresses, visit our Capital Projects Tracker.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2019
World's Fair Marina
Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
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