Dragon Boat Festival

Duanwu Festival

About Duanwu Festival

The Frago Boat Festival is a Lunar holiday occurring on the 5th day of the 5th lunarb month, It is also known as double fifth day. The celebration is a time for protection from evil and disease for the rest of the year. Dragon Boat racing is said to have originated in Southern China over 2,000 years ago.The most popular dish the people will eat is called Tzung Tzu eaten in memory of the patrion Chu Yuan. Chu Yuan was one of the legons but sadly passed away.
2007 AIA Stanley International Dragonboat Championships 赤柱龍舟
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