Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival

September 18, 2021

September 26, 2021

Free or By Donation

Concord Pacific Place and Other Venues, Vancouver

604. 688.2382

Website

Events Description

 

Dragon Boat BC has officially announced that the 2021 Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival will be held from September 18 to 26, along with a reimagined and expanded program celebrating the community.

The 9-day event’s main highlight is the return of dragon boat racing during Championship Weekend on September 25 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. — while featuring local artists on the 102.7 THE PEAK Main Stage and pavilions sharing Chinese and Indigenous cultures within a controlled site at Concord Pacific Place. This also marks the first time in two years that dragon boat races will hit Vancouver waters.

Special activities during the week-long festival:
– Championship Weekend Races at Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Championship Weekend Main Stage Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Championship Weekend Cultural Pavilions Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Paddles Up! The Canadian International Dragon Boat Festival Exhibit at BC Sports Hall of Fame: September 24-26
– Mid-Autumn Festival at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden: September 21-24 and 26
– A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and British Columbia with the Chinese Canadian Museum (with Dragon Boat Festival Archive Display): September 18-19, 24-26
– Keys to Living Heritage: Chinatown’s Society-Owned Buildings: September 20, and 24-26
– Cross Cultural Walking Tours: September 23-26

 

Who is it for?

All ages

HOW MUCH

Tickets : Free or By Donation

 

How to get tickets?

At the door: Free or By Donation at the event site

WHEN & WHERE

 

Date: Saturday September 18, 2021 to Sunday September 26, 2021 – Schedule

– Championship Weekend Races at Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Championship Weekend Main Stage Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Championship Weekend Cultural Pavilions Concord Pacific Place: September 25
– Paddles Up! The Canadian International Dragon Boat Festival Exhibit at BC Sports Hall of Fame: September 24-26
– Mid-Autumn Festival at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden: September 21-24 and 26
– A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and British Columbia with the Chinese Canadian Museum (with Dragon Boat Festival Archive Display): September 18-19, 24-26
– Keys to Living Heritage: Chinatown’s Society-Owned Buildings: September 20, and 24-26
– Cross Cultural Walking Tours: September 23-26

Venue & Address

Various locations
Concord Pacific Place, BC Sports Hall of Fame, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, Chinese Canadian Museum, Chinatown

Concord Pacific Place, 88 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R6

Wheelchair accessible

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