2018 Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival

July 28-29, 2018

The 2018 Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival will be held at Marine Stadium (5255 E. Paoli Way, Long Beach, CA 90803) in Long Beach on July 28, from 9am to 6pm and July 29, from 9am to 3:30pm.

In addition to hosting one of the largest dragon boat competitions in California, there will be Chinese traditional art demonstrations, Chinese Acrobats, traditional dance, hip hop, music and martial arts performances.

Come join us for all the fun, food and excitement!

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Special Events

2018 Long Beach Spring Race

The 2018 Long Beach Spring Race will be held at Marine Stadium in Long Beach on April 22, 2018.

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ICDBF Championship Race

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Southern California
Dragon Boat Club

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What is Dragon Boating?

Dragon boat racing is an amateur watersport which has its roots in an ancient folk ritual held over the past 2000 years throughout southern China. While 'competition' has taken place annually for more than 20 centuries as part of religious ceremonies and folk customs, dragon boat racing has emerged in modern times as an international sport.

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