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Dragon Boat Summer Learning Festival

New name, new date, new look… the DRAGON BOAT SUMMER LEARNING FESTIVAL will be held on National Summer Learning Day, June 20th, 2015. The festival will serve as a showcase for summer learning programs. Summer Learning Day is a national advocacy day recognized to spread awareness about the importance of summer learning for our nation’s youth in helping close the achievement gap and support healthy development in communities all across the country.

Partners In Education hosts the annual Dragon Boat Festival and race. Dragon Boat racing is a team water sport that is growing fast worldwide. The annual Toledo Dragon Boat Festival draws over 30 local businesses and organizations to participate with teams. Each team consists of a 25 person roster that includes 20 paddlers, 1 steersman, 1 drummer, and 3 alternates. The festival draws 700 paddle team participants, 100+ event volunteers, and 5,000 to 10,000 event spectators.

Sponsorship opportunities now available! Also accepting team inquiries.

Event date:

Saturday June 20, 2015


Sporting Events, Fairs & Festivals, Outdoor Recreation, Community Events, Kids & Family


All day


International Park
East Bank of the Maumee River
(Across river from downtown Toledo)
Toledo, OH 43605
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