Welcome to the Charlotte Dragon Boat Race and Asian Festival

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Ramsey Creek Park on Lake Norman.

Cultural Program

Register to participate in the Cultural Program.

Dance | Music Fest

Learn about the Asian Dance and Music Fest.

Dragon Boat

Download the Team Registration Packet.


Apply to be an exhibitor or food vendor.

Festival Schedule

Subject to change.
7:30 am Dragon Boat Team Registration
8:15 am Dragon Boat Team Captains Meeting
9:00 am Dragon Boat Race Begins
10:30 am Culture Showcase and Food Booths Open & Kick-off of Passport Game
11:00 am Asian Festival Opening Ceremony
11:00 am Dragon Boat Race Semifinals
11:20 am Martial Arts Demo - Peaceful Dragon Academy
11:30 am Naruto Singers
11:45 am Asian Music and Dance Fest (AMDF) Begins
12:45 pm Cultural Program Begins
2:30 pm Dragon Boat Race Final Round
3:15 pm Announcement & Awards of Winners of Asian Music & Dance Festival
3:30 pm Naruto Singers
4:30 pm Medal Ceremony of Dragon Boat Race Winners
5:15 pm Closing Remarks

Remember, there is no onsite parking for the festival. The festival provides free shuttle service throughout the day. We are grateful for the generosity of Newell Rubbermaid, which is again providing parking at their location: 


8900 North Pointe Executive Park
‚Ä®Huntersville, NC 28078. 

Final Dragon Boat Race Results

Click to download PDF >


Live Twitter Updates from the festival

Our Valued Sponsors


CAACC, PO Box 39188, Charlotte NC 28278

Festival Organizers

caacc logo.png              visit lake norman logo.png

park and rec logo.png                                cdba logo.png