BC Sports Hall of Fame: Paddles Up! The Canadian International Dragon Boat Festival Exhibit
February 4th, 2021
Paddles Up! The Canadian International Dragon Boat Festival Exhibit at BC Sports Hall of Fame will officially open on Friday, February 12th, coinciding with the Year of the Ox and Family Day weekend.
The brand new exhibit explores the festival’s history since the sport’s arrival at Expo 86. Discover unique artifacts, including two full-sized dragon boats, hear stories from athletes of all backgrounds, and learn about the festival’s cultural heritage.
Paddles Up! The Canadian International Dragon Boat Festival Exhibit is produced in collaboration with the BC Sports Hall of Fame, and supported by Concord Pacific, the Government of Canada, the Government of British Columbia, and City of Vancouver.
For more information and to pre-book a visit, go to www.bcsportshall.com
About BC Sports Hall of Fame
The BC Sports Hall of Fame celebrates extraordinary achievement in BC sport history and inspires future generations to make their dreams come true. Each year, a diverse audience of over 35,000 visitors from around the globe are educated and enthralled by the collection of 27,000 artifacts representing 150-years of sporting accomplishments in British Columbia. The Hall is open on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM at Gate A of BC Place Stadium.