The Rainier Dragon Boat Festival is just a few days away — May 19 at Thea’s Park in Tacoma! Here is the tentative race day schedule (the grid). This schedule includes races for community teams, women’s teams and mixed teams (combined women and men).
Parking at Thea’s Park will be reserved for vendors and people with disabilities.
Paid Parking. A paid parking lot is available on the other side of the Dock Street building ($10 for the day), and two paid parking lots are available by the Fish Peddler restaurant (East 15th and Dock St).
Free parking and shuttle. Free parking is available at the Tacoma Dome Transit Center (434 East 25th St.). Shuttle service will run from the transit center on East G Street (at G St. and 25th St.) to Thea’s Park, starting at 7 a.m. about every 15 minutes.
Did you know that community teams in the Tacoma area will compete in the Rainier Dragon Boat Festival? This year, 16 community teams will race in dragon boat races on May 19 at Thea’s Park! We’re currently providing dragon boat lessons so they’ll be ready to race.