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Global Water Festival GR

Saturday, September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Proudly presenting Global Water Fest 2021, a family-friendly event on the Grand River featuring Dragon Boat Races, free paddleboarding lessons, and a globally themed variety of food vendors, artisan booths, live music, and entertainment. A tent and social area for adult beverages will be available.
Sponsored by Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc. ADMISSION IS FREE!.
Water has been celebrated throughout time and place. Both needed and playful, water supports communities and restores wonder. We welcome you to enjoy with us that wonderful treasure that fills our lakes, rivers, and our very bodies–water!
Community Sponsors:
Global Asia Mall GR
Ace Marasigan, REALTOR
Porczynski Insurance Agency
DRAGON TEAMS:
1. KEANU – GRAPF dragon team
2. GR Warriors
3. Cinco Soles
4. TBD
5. Latino Outdoors GR
6. Ming Xing
7. Just Chillin
8. Twisted Dragons
FOOD VENDORS:
Brunch and Rice – Boba Teas & Noodles
Adobo Boy – Filipino Dessert
Romanian Kitchen
Taste of Africa
Yia’s Kitchen – Hmong Food
Festival Fixx – Japanese Street Food
It’s Fate Cupcakes LLC. – Vegan Desserts
Desi’s Tropical Sno Shack, LLC
MERCHANT VENDORS:
Cardz Xtcetera
TesMade Creations
The Pins Sibling
Shirley Fashion And Home
Bhakti Center Grand Rapids
Rag Tops GR
La casa Azul artesanias
Little Hmong Shop
Sunshine Tools and More
Emcee: Johnny Liu
Entertainment:
Pound Drumming Class
Cultural Presentation
Better Than Karaoke
Bill Johnson
Ammad Hardy and friends
Tempered
Indefinite Bulgogi
Charlie
DJ Redd
Lion Dance Performance
Golden Tiger
Kerala Association of West Michigan – KAWM – Snake Boat (Chundan Vallam) Enactment – A Rhythm Of Unity!
Lion Performance
Shin Hoo Yong
Cocktail Drums by Picardo.
La Furia Del Ritmo
Free Paddleboard lessons and Yoga.

Venue

Canal Park
941 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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