What to do while you're here
Make sure to check out some of our sponsors and supporters while you're visiting. Learn more about our featured partners below.
This restaurant in Solomons has an excellent menu with a water view. For every order of their Dragonfruit Lemonade, SMCR receives a portion of the proceeds for our members with special needs.Visit Island Hideaway Food
Holiday Inn Solomons
The Holiday Inn is situated on the water and is accessible by boat. The hotel is graciously providing a discounted rate for festival goers and provides lodging for our dragon boat hosts.Get the discount LODGING
Kingfishers Seafood Bar & Grill is a big supporter of the festival. The restaurant not only offers an excellent menu for festival goers, but it also fields a team competing in the dragon boat races.Visit Kingfishers Food
Situated right in the middle of the island, Lotus Kitchen & Kim's Key Lime Pies promises fresh summer food and refreshing drinks. The restaurant will offer a "Sleepy Dragon Martini" with cucumber vodka, ginger liqueur, lime juice and chamomile infused honey. A portion of the proceeds benefits the festival.Visit Lotus KitchenFood
Solomons Victorian Inn
Visit Solomons Victorian Inn and be romanced by the Chesapeake on beautiful Solomons Island. The historic Chesapeake Bay Bed & Breakfast Inn is situated on the tip of the island with magnificent views of the harbor from every room. It is an easy walk to watch the races.
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Dragon Drinks at Local Venues
Make sure to check out these awesome dragon-themed drinks at our partner restaurants. Each of these drinks donates a portion of the proceeds to the Solomons Dragon Boat Festival. Be sure to tell them that you heard about the drink here on our site!
Solomons Island, Maryland
Solomons Dragon Boat Festival
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Join us as the island comes alive for the races! We'll have dragon boats, food and artisan vendors, live entertainment, a children's play area and much more.
Thanks to our many partners in Southern Maryland!