2nd Annual Dragon Boat Race to be held April 26 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

2nd Annual Dragon Boat Race to be held April 26

(Source: CHRISTUS St. Patrick Foundation) (Source: CHRISTUS St. Patrick Foundation)

The 2nd Annual Dragon Boat Race will be held April 26 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Lake Charles Civic Center Seawall.

Twenty-five teams are set to compete in this year's race. Each team of 20 will paddle 41-foot long vessels to the beat of a team drummer. KPLC will have a team participating in the event.

There will be food and beverage vendors present, as well as karaoke, music and a health fair.

The CHRISTUS St. Patrick Foundation is hosting the event, which will benefit the Children's Miracle Network. 

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