The annual Dragon Boat Races are back this weekend and these are some of places where you can see 200 local and international teams participating in the action-packed races. Dragon boat racing is a popular sport in Hong Kong which has around 30,000 active participants. Another international dragon boat race will be held at Victoria Harbourfront in mid-June.
Sunlife Stanley International Dragon Boat Championships
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, 8:00 a.m. – approx. 5:00 p.m.
Location : Stanley Main Beach
Tai O Dragon Boat Festival
Date & Time : June 7, 2019 8:00 a.m. to approx. 2:00 p.m.
Location: Tai O waterfront.
Aberdeen Dragon Boat Races
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to approx. 6:00 p.m.
Location : Aberdeen Promenade/Aberdeen West Typhoon Shelter.
Cheung Chau Dragon Boat Festival
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to approx. 4:00 p.m.
Location : Cheung Chau Typhoon Shelter
Saikung Dragon Boat Festival
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to approx. 1:30 p.m.
Location : Saikung Waterfront
Sha Tin Dragon Boat Races
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to approx. 1:00 p.m.
Location : Shing Mun River, (Starts at Banyan Bridge and ends at Sha Yin Bridge)
Tai Po Dragon Boat Races
Date & Time : June 7, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to approx. 1:00 p.m.
Location : Tai Po Waterfront Park Promenade
Tap Mun Dragon Boat Competition
Date & Time : 2019 – 7th June 2019, Tap Mun. From 8am onwards
In addition to the Dragon Boat Festival this weekend, another 3-day Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Races will take place at Victoria Harbour from 14th June to 16th June 2019.