2022 Dragon Boat Festival Sponsors:

Bo Lings
Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation
Kansas City Chinese Association
Kansas City Parks and Recreation
Kansas City Sister Cities Association
Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund
Rotary 13
   We hope to see you on SATURDAY, JUNE 10, 2023
   Save the Date!
10 a.m. to approximately 2:30 p.m.
Brush Creek, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO (East end)
to send us an e-mail if you are interested in FORMING a team for 2023?

to send us an e-mail if you are interested in JOINING a team for 2023?

Please review the race information: Format and Rules.

2022 The 16th Annual Kansas City International Dragon Boat Festival

Dragon Boat Race Results

Congratulations to all the teams that participated in the 16th annual Dragon Boat Festival.
Your sportsmanship and competitive spirit were outstanding. Below are the 2022 race winners.

First Place, Gold Medalists:
KC PINK WARRIORS (2 teams) - Vintage 2019

Second Place, Silver Medalists:
Johnson County Community College - China Hands

Third Place, Bronze Medalists:
KU Medical Center Pathology (staff) - Out to Biop-sea


Other Teams Participating
Ethnic Enrichment Commission
Kansas City Art Institute (students)
Kansas City Chinese Association
Kansas University (staff and students)
KC PINK WARRIORS (2 teams) - Mod Squad
Rotary 13
UMB Financial Corporation (diversity group)
University of Missouri KC ENACTUS

Miscellaneous Photos

Chris Cotten, Parks and Recreation Director, and Scott Wagner, Parks and Recreation Commissioner, opening ceremony and the dragon eye-open ceremony.


Food Trucks


Pink Ladies Team


University of Missouri KC ENACTUS Team


Miscellaneous Races


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