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9th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival

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Presented by Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity at Gadsden Riverwalk Park, Gadsden AL

Aug 15 2020
9th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival

Exhilarating dragon boat races on Coosa River to benefit Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity.

With origins dating back 2,300 years, dragon boat racing is the most fun, unique cultural event featuring adrenaline-pumping action. Teams race in colorful 46-foot long Chinese dragon boats adorned with decorative dragonheads and tails, with 20 paddlers, a drummer and steerer navigating a racecourse at speeds of 10-15 mph. Dragon boat racing is the 8th fastest growing sport in the world that’s enjoyed by more than 50 million people in 64 countries!

Proceeds from the event will benefit

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ADMISSION INFO

FREE ADMISSION

Contact: 256-543-1898

Email: info@gadsdenhabitat.com

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LOCATION

Gadsden Riverwalk Park

340 Albert Rains Blvd., Gadsden, AL 35901

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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