Come celebrate the 33rd Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival on Sunday, June 10, 2012, from 12:00 p.m. – 5 p.m. Spectators will be able to watch brightly colored dragon boats, piloted by paddlers from Greater Boston, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York, Philadelphia, California, and Montreal, Canada as they race down the Charles River between JFK Street and the Western Avenue Bridge. While races start in the morning, cultural programs will begin at 12 Noon. All programs are free and family friendly for visitors.
Pictures from festivals in the past （provided by Boston Dragon Boat Festival).
The 2012 Boston Dragon Boat Festival will be held on June 9-10, 2012.
Saturday June 9, 2012 – Races Only
MIT Pierce Boathouse (Boathouse Directions)
8:00AM – 1:00PM Dragon Boat Races – Time Trials
Sunday June 10, 2012 – Races and Cultural Festival
Along Charles River Near Harvard (Festival Directions)
Boston Side – Docks
9:00AM – 5:00PM Dragon Boat Races – Finals
Cambridge Side – Along Memorial Drive
12:00PM – 5:00PM Asian Food
Cambridge Side – Main Tent
12:00PM – 5:00PM Arts and Crafts & Asian Cultural Performances
|Performances & Demonstrations
The performance schedule for 2012 is now posted below. The schedule may be subject to change.