Washington DC Dragon Boat Festival
This annual event sponsored by the Chinese Women’s League of Washington, the Dragon Boat Festival is fun for both visitors and residents alike. This two day community event, in addition to competitive dragon boat races on the Potomac River, will feature colorful cultural performances and hands-on activities. Approximately 60 teams from all over the east coast compete in these thrilling races. Thompson’s Boat Center. 202 333-9543.