|Families are invited to a free day of competitive fun|
downtown on Saturday, May 1
Houston, TX (April 7, 2010) – A variety of cultural performance groups are preparing to take the stage on the first Saturday in May at the 10th Annual Houston Dragon Boat Festival. Groups spanning Asian and Asian-American ethnic groups are confirmed, including Lee’s Golden Dragon Lion Dancers, Anjali Dance Company, Korean Farm Dancers, singer/songwriter Ira Perez, and Ryukyukoku Matsuri Daiko, a drumming dance group from Okinawa.
Joining the groups on stage throughout the day are a bevy of local emcees, including
Miya Shay (KTRK-13), Al Farb (KBME SportsTalk 790), Shern-Min Chow (KHOU-11), Jose Grinan (FOX-260), Barry Warner (Asian Southwest Media/Saigon Tex News and KILT SportsRadio 610) and comedian Thomas Webb.
EVENT DETAILS: 10th ANNUAL HOUSTON DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL
Saturday, May 1, 2010
8:30AM – 4:30 PM
Downtown Houston at Allen’s Landing on the Buffalo Bayou
Admission is FREE
To register or view current sponsors and teams, please visit: www.texasdragonboat.com/may
The Texas Dragon Boat Association (TBDA) is a 501(c)(3) Texas non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the tradition of dragon boating, increase awareness of Asian and Asian American culture, and enhance cross-cultural understanding. TDBA organizes the Houston Dragon Boat Festival in downtown Houston, Texas each May and the Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta in Sugar Land, Texas each October.
If you would like more information or for press and media inquiries, please contact Audrey Cheng Trevino at 832.971.7524 or email@example.com.
Texas Dragon Boat Association
The Texas Dragon Boat Association is a 501(c)(3) Texas non-profit corporation established to promote the tradition and sport of dragon boating, increase awareness of Asian and Asian American culture, and enhance cross-cultural understanding. TDBA organizes the Houston Dragon Boat Festival in downtown Houston each May and the Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta in Bay Area Houston each October.
The American Dragon Boat Association is a volunteer organization dedicated to the promotion of friendship, fun, and education between teams and communities. Its mission is to promote cultural understanding on a worldwide basis and educate the public to the benefits of working together through the sport of dragon boat racing.