Festival Schedule

(subject to change)

7:30am Dragon Boat Team Registration Check-In
8:15am Captains Meeting near Marshalling area
8:30am Marshalling
9:00am Time Trials
10:00am Opening of CAACC Tent
11:00am Festival Opening Ceremony
Lion Dance  
National Anthem Marissa Olarte Helbing,FACC Director
Welcome & Recognition of Guests Lena Chun Lee, Esq. CAACC Director
Musical Interlude, Trumpet Solo Prof William Lawing, Chairman of Music Dept, Davidson College
Cynthia Lawing, Davidson College, Accompanist
Dotting the Eye of the Dragon Dr John Chen, Founder, Charlotte Dragon Boat Festival & Chairman AF 2023
Special Guests
Tet Fashion Show Ms Vietnam & Mr Vietnam Winners
Remarks Dr Nini Bautista, Founder, The Search, & Co Chairman, AF 2023

Opening of the Cultural Showcase, Vendor Booths and Food Stands

Dragon Boat Race Semifinals

11:30am Street Show
Korean Drums Han Kim, Team Leader
12:00pm "Search for the Best" of Asian Festival Performing Arts
1:30pm Dragon Boat Race—Finals
2:00pm Cultural Program
4:00pm Dragon Boat Race: Awards Ceremony
4:30pm Awards & Trophies "Search for the Best"
4:55pm Closing Remarks



CAACC, 501 Brickingham Way, Columbia SC 29229

Festival Organizers

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