Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

The Victoria Dragon Boat Festival is tremendously grateful to our sponsors and partners for their part in making this free, public summer event possible. Thank you.

Title Sponsor

Canada Dry

Presenting Sponsor


Canada Dry is proud to be the title sponsor of the 2017 Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. Canada Dry has been rooted in many of our Canadian traditions for over 100 years and we would like to invite you and your family to this year’s Canada Dry Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. Fairway Market is proud to be celebrating 50 years as a local grocer on Vancouver Island. We are honoured to be celebrating 20 years as the presenting sponsor of the 2017 Canada Dry Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. Fairway Market supports the Lights of Courage campaign that touches so many lives in our local communities.



Platinum Sponsors

 Here at Coca-Cola Canada, we know that we are only as sustainable as the communities which we serve.  By finding the right partners to work with, Coca-Colahopes to make our communities happier and more sustainable now and for the future. With over 30 years of local brewing excellence Vancouver Island Brewery located in Victoria BC is the island’s original craft brewery. Enjoy pale ale, lager, honey brown, pilsner or a dark lager at Vancouver Island Brewery we have a brew for you.  Island Farms has  built a reputation for good things from good people close by, everything we provide is crafted with care, using the freshness and goodness that comes from your local BC dairy. Visit the Island Farms Ice Cream tent and enjoy a scoop or two of delicious ice cream.



Media Sponsors

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Mainstage Sponsor

VIP Tent Sponsor


Festival Champions

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Gold Sponsors

Scimitar Sports
Oddball Workshop
Tim Hortons

Saanich News
Denny’s Restaurant
Black Press

Silver Sponsors

Villages Pizza
Maple Leaf Foods
Asian Family Foods

Bronze Sponsors

Lee and Sharpe Chartered Accountants
Hotel Grand Pacific
Ken Yao
Canada Bread
2 Burley Men
Victoria Mobile Radio
Lilydale Foods
Manhas Mar, Lawyers

Boat Sponsors

Fairway Market
Sun Life Financial
Alley Katz

Festival Supporter

Dead Horse Consulting
Orbus Business Network
Palm Bay

Community Sponsor

Dr. Thiessen