Yokohama's Dragon Boat Races

Exciting entertainment at Yamashita Park

May 26
Jun 3
Venue: Yamashita Park, Yokohama When: May 26th - Jun 3rd 2019 ,  10:00am - 5:00pm

For the past 22 years, dragon boat teams have been invited to Yokohama for four days of racing. This year over 4,000 participants on 200 teams competed in this special event held just off of Yamashita Park beside Asia's largest Chinatown.

Usually scheduled for the last weekend of May & the first of June, the event is free and easy to watch for anyone visiting the area.

Jun 16, 2015

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Lester Goh 3 years ago
Ahhhhh, missed it by a bit! From what I know, dragon boating is a really loud and intense affair with the drummer setting the pace with powerful drum beats!!! That must be amazing.
Mandy Bartok 3 years ago
Thanks for highlighting this event, Sandra! It's going on my list for next year.