Our crown jewel. Held on the same grounds of the 1939 World Fair and a former home of our proud naval force, Treasure Island. Since 2005, Treasure Island has been the the location of the San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival and provides our largest race one of the most beautiful race courses in the nation. In addition to the backdrop of the Bay Bridge and the skyline of San Francisco in the foreground, spectators are provided an unobstructed shoreline giving them the perfect view of one of the most competitive dragon boat races in North America.
This race, draws over 50,000 spectators and more than 100 domestic and international dragon boat teams. For 2 days, Treasure Island is blanketed with large tents, the smell of BBQ and the roar of spectators. Please visit http://www.sfdragonboat.com/ for more information about this amazing festival.