St. Martin’s Dragon Boat Festival

Eighth Annual St. Martin’s University Dragon Boat Festival

St. Martin's University Dragon Boat  Festival

April 27,2013

Port Plaza, Olympia, WA

Paddles up! The 2013 Saint Martin’s University Dragon Boat Festival will be held at Port Plaza in Budd Inlet on Saturday, April 27, 2013.  Map

This annual celebration, inaugurated in 2006, draws over 4,000 spectators. Saint Martin’s University is proud to host the event with the cooperation of the Washington Dragon Boat Association.

Beyond the spirited dragon boat races, there are Chinese traditional art demonstrations, traditional lion dances, music, and martial arts performances. This festival has always been a celebrated time for the community. To get an inside scoop check out our Saint Martin’s University “Insights” feature article.

If you are interested in making a donation, starting a team, volunteering your time or would like more information about our event in 2013, please call or e-mail:

Brenda Burns