Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Queens – Flushing

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Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Meadow Lake, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens, NY 11368

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NYCGO Member  Logo This regatta (the largest of its kind in the US) commemorates the death of exiled poet Qu Yuan, who is said to have committed suicide by drowning himself in a river. The Dragon Boat Festival celebrates a centuries-old Chinese tradition with a day of races in narrow boats shaped like dragons, excellent food and performances.

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