6th Annual Ground Zero Dragon Boat Festival
|Date & Time
||Saturday, April 26, 2014||8:00 am - 5:00 pm
||Grand Park at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, SC
||The festival is FREE to attend. Come out and enjoy the races and a lunch-time concert with Abandon. The Festival also includes a Family-Fun-Zone ($10 to play all day) and a Food & Beverage Court in addition to the races.
Ground Zero will host 56 teams this year with an anticipated 5,000+ spectators in attendance.
||Parking is free. Be sure to park in a designated parking area to avoid being towed.
What is Dragon Boating?
Dragon boating is the fastest-growing international team water sport today, featuring boats of twenty (20) paddlers and one (1) drummer in a competition to paddle across the finish line with the fastest time. Dragon Boat Race Festivals are visually-spectacular, exciting events held around the world. Ground Zero Dragon Boat participants agree to raise a minimum of $125 each to be on a team.
What is the Purpose of the Festival?
To help raise funds for Ground Zero, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, committed to transforming teenager’s lives through high-quality events, relevant school assembly speakers, and a cutting-edge venue that provides unparalleled entertainment in a safe environment.