Dragon Boat Festival
The Rowan Chamber Dragon Boat Festival is the largest annual event held on High Rock Lake, the second largest lake in North Carolina. A parklike atmosphere where approximately 3,800 Rowan, Davidson and Stanly county residents come out to watch the 30 teams compete.
Besides the actual competition of the colorful Dragon Boat races; food vendors will be joined by local iconic soft drink company Cheerwine; as well as Salisbury-based breweries and vineyards. There will be entertainment during the lunch break, with a Drummer’s Parade and Raffle.
- When? The Dragon Boat Festival is held on the last Saturday in July, each year.
- Where? The Shrine Club on High Rock Lake (6480 Long Ferry Road, Salisbury, NC).
- The event is free to attend; however, no pets, coolers or outside food will be allowed.
Visit www.rowanchamberdragonboat.org to register your team!