Dragon Boat teams consist of 20 paddlers (a minimum of eight (8) must be female) and one drummer. The helmsman will be provided.
There will be a practice session for each team during the week preceding the event.
To register as a competing team, choose the "Boat Team" Ticket, and complete the registration and payment forms at checkout.
Team Registration is now open.
Ready to team up? Call AMoA at 318-443-3458 or click here.
Click Here to register your team online.*
Locals and visitors alike will have plenty to see and do in Downtown Alexandria during the three-day AlexRiverFête: Festivities include:
Dinner on the Bricks
Thursday, May 3, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Come dine on the bricks as locally owned restaurants and caterers showcase the best of their menus. Admission is free, but menu prices vary.
Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5, 2018
Sidewalks, green spaces, and the streets of Downtown Alexandria will come alive with 100's of local and regional participating artists, vendors, and performers showcasing their talent.
Louisiana Dragon Boat Races™
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Now in it's 8th year, the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races™ will feature more teams, entertainment, food, fun and elaborate costumes than ever before. Presented by the Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA), this must-see family event is a full day of spirited racing and entertainment on and off the water.
Thursday, May 3
The Main Squeeze immediately after Dinner on the bricks
Friday, May 4
7:00 - The New Respects
8:30 - Anderson East
Saturday, May 5
1:00 - 79rs Gang Mardi Gras Indians
2:30 - The Vegabounds
4:00 - Mo Lowda & the Humble
6:30 - The Soul Rebels
8:30 - ZZ Ward