Dragon Boat festival held at Creve Coeur Lake

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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) - The annual Gateway Dragon Boat Festival was held Saturday in Maryland Heights. Racers paddled large boats that look like dragons across Creve Coeur Lake.

It's part of a fundraiser for "Operation Family Help", an organization that assists families of patients with financial challenges. They provide services such as therapy, equipment and transportation for those in need.

A FOX2/News11 team won Saturday's event.

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