The Cooper River Dragon Boat Festival Sponsors and Supporters are businesses and organizations in the local area who provide high quality, beneficial products and services. We encourage you to take a moment and click on the logos below to visit their websites or social media pages and subscribe to or like their pages. Note: some logos do not have hyperlinks.

If you are interested in learning about 2019 Sponsor Opportunities, contact us at Cooper River Dragon Boat Festival - Sponsor

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Dragon boat racing has evolved into one of the fastest-growing athletic events in the world. It is a fun, outdoor, family-oriented activity that combines culture and tradition with teamwork and strategy-building skills.


Dragon boat racing, the ultimate team sport, is growing exponentially in corporate and community centers worldwide. Dragon boat racing is:


  • Experiencing an annual growth rate of 30% to 40%

  • Offers a fantastic opportunity for corporate team-building and promotion 


Here are just a few valuable benefits that your company or organization will receive through participation in the 2nd Annual Cooper River Dragon Boat Festival:

  • A fresh, untapped ground floor marketing opportunity

  • Involvement in an event which is high on the fun, fitness and friendship scale

  • Exposure to over 2,500 event participants and spectators of all ages

  • Extensive publicity and recognition as a sponsor of this outdoor festival

  • Community exposure in a visually spectacular setting along the Cooper River

  • Valuable public relation benefits through on-site event promotion and publicity

  • Helps raise money for the local non-profit organization Urban Promise

  • And much, much more!

Friends of the Festival


Ben Aptaker

P Austin

Stephen Cohen

Sue & Sal Conde

Marie Eagan

Morgan & Lynn Faust

Sandra Gordon

Lori Kaluhiokalani

Jane Leven

Liz Levine

Sonia McCarthy

Evelina Montcrieffe

Judy Nadell

Virginia Newkirk

Gordon & Que Wong

Al & Rosemary Yates