The YMCA is proud to partner with the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce to bring the first-ever Dragon Boat Race to Arlington!

Dragon Boat Racing is fast gaining popularity around the United States and around the world. The sport of Dragon Boat Racing is fun, challenging, promotes wellness and provides a unique opportunity for team building & team participation.

The event is open to the public at no charge.  Spectators will enjoy a day of fun in the sun with many Asian cultural activities such as Asian folk dancing, Asian food trucks, calligraphy and will include children activities such as Children’s Reading Booth, Paper Folding Booth, and Asian Painting booth to name just a few.

The YMCA will be providing on-site activities for children and families to participate in during the festivities.  To volunteer at the event with the YMCA, please contact Emily Swanson at

Dragon Boat Festival Race Information:
Viridian Lake Club
1200 Viridian Park Lane, Arlington, TX
Saturday, June 15, 2019
8:30am to 4:00pm

For more information and to register, please visit

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