The Dragon Boat Festival is Ground Zero's premier annual fundraiser. Teams of 20 paddlers and one drummer compete, racing for the fastest time in their division. Participants and teams can win awards and prizes for their race results and fundraising efforts. The event is free to spectators who can enjoy the variety of activities the Festival has to offer. In addition to the races, there will be a drummer costume voting contest, live DJ, and awards ceremony, plus food and drink vendors, entertainment, and a Family Fun Zone will be available throughout the day*.
*Family Fun Zone and other activities available at additional cost.