Chinatown Dragon Boat Race

When:
June 28, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where:
Ping Tom Memorial Park
300 West 19th Street
Chicago,IL 60616
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce(312) 326 5320E-mail

Experience the excitement as teams compete in a fast-paced race along the Chicago River on beautifully decorated dragon boats at the 14th Annual Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy. The Chinese Dragon Boat Race dates back to over 2,000 years and is a popular sport amongst Chinese and Asian communities all over the world. Started in 2000, the Chicago Dragon Boat Race is a family-fun activity enjoyed by the residents of Chinatown and the surrounding neighborhoods.

Chinatown Dragon Boat Race