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Solomons Island Dragon Boat Fest

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Repeats every day until Sat Aug 17 2019 .
August 16, 2019 (All day)
August 17, 2019 (All day)

Kick off the weekend festivities with the Dotting of the Eye ceremony (F 7pm) when the pupil of each dragon boat head is painted. Watch the parade of dragon boat teams, followed by the presentation of the colors before the first races (Sa 9am); watch the dragon dance at the lunch break and stroll the vendors village. Awards ceremony at gazebo crowns the winners. www.solomonsdragonboatfestival.com.