Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival 2014
The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival 2014 brings this world class, multi cultural event back to Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York City. It’s a wonderful sight to see the large dragon shaped boats racing against each other. With over 170 teams and 2,000+ participants competing from around the World, this year they celebrate the “Year of the Rabbit.” The event features two exciting days of Dragon Boat Racing, wonderful performances including martial arts demonstrations from the monks of the Shaolin Temple, lion dance performances, Chinese crafts, children’s activities and an ethnic food court. Attendance is free for the entire family. The event will go on Rain or Shine. For more information, visit hkdbf-ny.org.
When and Where is the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival 2014
Date: August 9 and 10, 2014
Time: 9am to 5pm
Location: Meadows Lake, Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York City
The closest train station is Mets Willets Point on the 7 line. Shuttle buses will be provided by the MTA to take you to the venue from the train station.
Admission Cost and Tickets
FREE. No Tickets required.