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Chris Bonniwell

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Dragon Festival 2017

Daily from July 8-9
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Free
Art, Family Events, Festivals, Music, Sports - Spectator

A different kind of boat will be taking to Lake Phalen this weekend. Dragon boats—long canoe-like structures with colorful embellishments—will race to the beat of a drum. Cheer the boats on from land. Other cultural offerings celebrating Pan-Asian culture include karate and martial arts demonstrations, traditional dance performances, hands-on art activities for kids, and tasty eats. Enjoy live music and a sunny walking path as well. For more info, visit www.dragonfestival.org.