August 18, 2018 | 8 am to 4 pm

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza

The Riverfront Dragon Boat & Asian Festival invites community and club teams for a day of fun competition on the Connecticut River. Registration for the 2018 race will open in April of 2018.

Race Details:
Rules & Regulations
Race Distance: 500m
Inflatable PFDs Allowed
Breast Cancer Survivor Ceremony

Details about Asian Festival programming will be announced in early August. 

Additional support for this event was provided by Summer in the City.




Season Sponsor:

Arts Partner:
Greater Hartford Arts Council



  The Hartford Hartford Steam Boiler/Munich RE


Pratt & Whitney

UTC Aerospace Systems




Our sponsors' generous support enables us to offer this festival free of charge to the public. If you are interested in sponsoring this exciting event, contact Deborah Baker, Director of Development, via email or call 860.713.3131 ext. 326.

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