Screening of 'Awaken the Dragon' to benefit DragonBoat Beaufort

features@beaufortgazette.comMarch 27, 2013 

DragonBoat Beaufort will host a screening of the award-winning documentary "Awaken the Dragon" at 6 p.m. April 11 at the University of South Carolina Beaufort Center for the Arts, 801 Carteret St., Beaufort. Set against the backdrop of dragon boat racing, the documentary reveals how this ancient Chinese sport is enabling cancer survivors to face their challenges.

Two Beaufort restaurants are also holding related events with a portion of the proceeds benefiting DragonBoat Beaufort. Before the screening, Breakwater is offering a bar snack menu and cocktails. After, Lowcountry Produce Market & Cafe is offering a three-course prix fixe meal. To reserve space, call 843-322-1900.

The Beaufort DragonBoat Race Day will be July 20.

Details: 301-613-4731,

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