​     Festival Sponsors

​           ​Registration Fees:

Early Bird Discount until August 15th

​  Youth team or Out of Town team (150+ 

        miles from Punta Gorda)                    $ 650

  Community, Club and BCS teams               $ 765

Regular registration:

  Youth teams or Out of Town team (150+ 
        miles from Punta Gorda)                    $ 750

​  Community, Club and BCS teams               $ 850

Individual paddler                                     $   45

Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club * Winn Dixie * Holidaze Boat Rentals* Elizabeth Fornoro: Grande Cleaning * De Vine Salon & Spa * Byrski Estate & Elder Law * Isles Yacht Club
Publix * Amberg Insurance * Associates in Orthopedics * R. Boyd Gilldland, D.D.S., P.A. * Creative Window Treatments * Don Gasgarth's Charlotte County Ford 
The Joy FM * Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association * Kengo CMA Karate & Jujitsu * Gregg's Automotive * Dragon Dragons * Susan Ion Hogan, D.D.S., P.A.​

​     Festival Sponsors

All That Jazz Quintet * James P. Gordon, Merrill Lynch * Florida Weekly * Peace River Distributing * Fat Point Brewing * Patricia A. Scott, D.D.S. * The Parrot  Charlotte Harbor Youth Sailing * Landsberg Bennett Private Wealth Management * Office Depot/Office Max * Millennium Physician Group * Waste Management

 in partnership with                             and

T-Shirt Sponsor

Silver Dragon Sponsor

Dragon Slayers

COMMUNITY TEAM: a local group of paddlers from a local business or organization, or from a group of friends and/or family members coming together to form a team.

CLUB TEAM: Established dragon boat club teams that practice together regularly, regardless of their competitive or recreational nature. 



​​​2018 Teams


Past Participants

Bronze Dragon Sponsor

Tamina Aratari, Allison James Estates & Homes * Burnt Store Pizzeria * Florida Weekly * Peace River Distributing * De Vine Salon & Spa * Signs-R-Us * James P. Gordon
Charlotte Harbor Youth Sailing * Centennial Bank * Ingman Marine * R. Boyd Gilldland, DDS, PA * American Auto Body * All That Jazz Quintet * Waste Management
Jeri Fine Schaller, Keller Williams * Millennium Physician Group * Pier One Yacht Sales * Dr. Jeffrey Joffe, DMD * GetMoreOffers.com * Charlie's Shoe Repair 
2017 Sponsor
Major Sponsors

Jade Dragon Sponsor​

VIP Tent Sponsor

BREAST CANCER TEAM: ​Teams comprised of all breast cancer survivors (excluding steersperson).


YOUTH TEAM: Teams comprised of paddlers and drummer from 12-22 years of age.


INDIVIDUALS can sign up as an, and we'll help find you a team to join.



To register a team or as an individual, and for Team Captain information, race rules, signing waivers, and completing team rosters

      Types of Teams and Participants                    Racing Categories

2015 Sponsors
Major Sponsors

Patron Sponsors

Charlotte Harbor Youth Sailing * Laishley Park Municipal Marina * Friendly Floors * Peace River Distributing * Air Shot Aces Aerial Photography * MedExpress Urgent Care
DMK Associates - Engineers & Surveyors * Altru Realty * Ambitrans * Nix & Associates Real Estate * Millennium Physician Group

​     Patron Sponsors

For Team practices go to "Contact us". 


Teams must provide their own 10X10 pop-up tent.  For teams traveling by air, provisions can be made for tent rental. Please contact us.                                  

Festival Sponsors

EverythingPuntaGorda.com * Wendy's - Punta Gorda * Florida Weekly * Holidaze Boat Rentals * Dr. Jeffrey Joffe, DMD * Waste Management * Home Advisor * American Auto Body Publix at Burnt Store Plaza * R. Boyd Gilldland, DDS, PA * Sotheby's Gulf to Bay International Realty * ClearView Financial * Achieva Credit Union * U.S.C.G. Auxiliary Flotilla 98
Affordable Carts * Isles Yacht Club * Wrightway Emergency Services * Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association * Fat Point Brewing * Byrski Estate & Elder Law * Alex Graham
Associates in Orthopedics * Mary Frisina, CNO, Fawcett Hospital * Craig & Lynn Pogue * Office Depot/Office Max * Lights Out Sound-Lighting-Design * Gulf Coast Chiropractic

Jade Dragon Sponsor

​​​​​​Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!

Festival Sponsors

Gold Dragon Sponsor

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Patron Sponsors

​​​ Dragonflyz  Charlotte Harbor Dragons  Draggin' Dragons  Longwei Wongwei  Silver Dragons  Shaggin' Dragons  George's Dragon Slayers  Nauti Audie  Dream TEAM  Vogue Dragons  Freedom Dragons  Spitzfires​  Pink Dragon Ladies The Vikings  DeVine Lanakila  Farr Breathing Dragons  Shanti Dragons  Zoomers  Rotary Dragons  River Rats   Foot Landing Dragon Slayers   Academy Wolfpack Dragons   Riverwood Dragons  Charlotte Heart & Vascular  Dragon Smugglers   Save Our Sisters   Survivors in Sync   Suncoast Credit Union Dragons  Dragon "R" Asses  This Boat Rocks   Leviathans   Wrightway Warriors   ​Fawcett Warriors  ​This is How We Row ​  Bay Front Buccaneers   ​Publix 391 Dragons
2016 Sponsor
Major Sponsors

Premier Mixed (default):Ages 14 and up.
Premier Women:Ages 14 and up; all team members must be female.
Senior Mixed: All team members must be at least 50 years of age.
Senior Women: All team members must be at least 50 years of age; all team members must be female.
Breast Cancer Survivor: Ages 14 and up; all team members must be female breast cancer survivors. 
Youth Mixed: All paddlers must be 14-22 years old.