Cary Dragon Boat Race Returns to give residents a Feel and Taste of the Far East

Originally a strictly Asian tradition and a culture, the annual Cary Dragon Boat Race and its unparalleled  international flair is praised around the globe as a sports festival. The group,  Asian Focus, together with Town of Cary and Pam Am, are honored to bring the Cary Dragon Boat Race festival to the Triangle area and surrounding community once again. Since its inception, the annual event at Koka Booth Amphitheatre has businesses and people of our renowned diverse community all come together to promote our community, and help enhance Cary’s growing economy.

Each year approximately 10,000 visitors come to the Cary Dragon Boat Race Festival to experience nearly 100 exhibits and activities such as dragon boat races, cultural displays, games, health screenings, and stage performances.  The festival also features a wide collection of ethnic foods and delicacies, where the brave and adventurous can sample unique street food by local chefs.

This years’ Cary Dragon Boat Race Festival is on September 22 and the festivities the place at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway in Cary. and is co-sponsred  by Asian Focus and the Town of Cary.  For more information visit Asian Focus or call (919) 460-4968.