Penang International Dragon Boat Festival Committee (PIDBF) in conjunction with the Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2017 cordially invites Crews from around the world to participate in our dragon boat race.
Steeped in tradition stretching back thousands of years, the Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race is an awe-inspiring event. Soak in the sights and sounds of multi-coloured boats and drummers' rhythms, as thousands of international competitors battle it out on Penang's Teluk Bahang Dam. Brush up with these dragon boat facts and stats from PARKROYAL Penang Resort before you go.
This event is fully supported by the Penang State Government and is an affiliated festival of the International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF). For your information, Penang has more than 30 years of experience in organizing dragon boat races benefitted from the technical expertise of a large number of experienced IDBF Technical Officials.
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