The Colorado Springs International Dragon Boat Festival returns to Prospect Lake at Memorial Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado on Saturday, August 25. This event brings together culture, sport and international flavors that blend a 2,500-year-old tradition with the fun and excitement of an outdoor festival.
Twenty paddlers move in unison, combining strength and teamwork in a boat whose elaborate design originates from ancient China. Social groups and businesses alike embrace the sport because it builds camaraderie, forms connections and promotes healthy lifestyles.
Admission to this family-friendly event is free; races will begin at 9 a.m. and will continue throughout the day. Festival grounds will offer a variety of activities for all participants and spectators. Wander through the Health & Wellness Village featuring exciting products and services to assist in leading a healthy lifestyle. Grab a bite from one of the food trucks, enjoy watching the races in the beer garden, or shop in the marketplace.
New teams and individuals are welcome! Invite friends, family, colleagues - form a group of up to 21 people and sign-up a team today. If you or a couple of friends are interested, there is a pay per seat option available, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to join.
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