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9th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival

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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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Aug 15, 2020 at 09:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Gadsden Riverwalk Park

340 Albert Rains Blvd., Gadsden, AL 35901

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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