5. Dragon Boat Festival

2013-06-13T12:00:00Z 2013-06-13T14:47:01Z 5. Dragon Boat FestivalAngela Pittenger Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
June 13, 2013 12:00 pm  • 

If you go:

Where: The Tucson Chinese Cultural Center, 1288 W. River Road,

The Tucson Chinese Cultural Center is having its Dragon Boat Festival from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 

The event is free to attend, but if you wish to enter in the dragon boat race, where decorated balloon propelled boats will race across a pond, it's $15. That price includes a take-home boat and lunch during the event.

There will be other activities such as Chinese arts and crafts. 

Food will be available to purchase. Offerings include Chinese tamales and Asian infused hot dogs. 

For information, call 292-6900.

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