Dragon Boat Festival

A dragon boat race in Dongguan, Guangdong province. The fifth day of the fifth lunar month marks Dragon Boat Festival in China, but the day is celebrated differently elsewhere in East Asia. Photo: Getty Images
A dragon boat race in Dongguan, Guangdong province. The fifth day of the fifth lunar month marks Dragon Boat Festival in China, but the day is celebrated differently elsewhere in East Asia. Photo: Getty Images

Dragon Boat Festival

Dragon Boat Festival :

In Reno, the Dragon Boat Festival splashed into action on Sunday, preceding its official day on Monday. Sponsored by the Asian Community Development Council and the Organization of Asian Nevada, the festivities embraced tradition and community unity.

The event showcased thrilling dragon boat races alongside captivating cultural performances, offering attendees a rich tapestry of experiences. From the rhythmic paddling of the boats to the vibrant displays of cultural pride, the festival exuded an atmosphere of celebration and camaraderie.

Guests savored the flavors of Asia with a delectable lunch and were gifted with rice dumpling bags, symbolizing the essence of the occasion. As organizers emphasized, beyond the exhilarating races and sumptuous treats, the festival embodied profound values of freedom, teamwork, and perseverance, echoing the spirit of its ancient origins.

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