Come and watch us race this weekend, and learn what Dragon Boating is all about! Hang out and get to know BAD!
What: San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival
Date: Saturday and Sunday, September 14th-15th
Time: 8:00am-5:00pm (Racing), 10:00am-5:00pm (Festival Time)
Where: Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA.
Parking: Free Parking but distance depends on when you arrive.
From 101 South:
- US-101 North- I-80 EAST
- Take exit 4A on the left for Treasure Island onto Treasure Island Road
- Continue on Palm Avenue- Turn Right at California Avenue
- Turn Left at Avenue D
From 880 South:
- I-80 WEST Towards San Francisco
- Take exit 4A on the left for Treasure Island onto Hillcrest Road
- Continue on Treasure Island Road
- Continue on Palm Avenue
- Turn Right at California Avenue- Turn Left at Avenue D
Please observe all posted on-Island speed limits. From there, follow the road past the main gate / guard station to California Avenue and turn right. From there, you will be directed by parking staff to the appropriate parking lots.
Guest parking is FREE and within a 2-5 minute walking distance from the festival. Volunteer parking staff and signs will be visible upon entrance.
The parking lots on the actual festival grounds is permit parking only. The loading/unloading area is behind the performance stage. Please have the parking staff guide you to the appropriate parking areas.
The biggest local Dragon Boat race of the year. BAD's tents will have BAD banners. Come on by for a visit. If you are looking at this early enough, we may still have a few spots on our beginner boat.
The race also runs on Sunday