September 15, 2018 - September 16, 2018—10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lake Merritt, Oakland, California

The 23rd annual Kaiser Permanente Northern California International Dragon Boat Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday, September 15th and 16th, 2018. The popular event, which draws more than 60 teams, is now held at Lake Merritt, conveniently located in the heart of downtown Oakland.

Whether you’re racing, cheering on a team, or just there to enjoy the spectacle, the International Dragon Boat Festival is a great outing for all ages. There’s a fun-filled Dragon Land for kids featuring games, crafts, face painting, performances and more. Registration will open soon; check the event website for details.