The fifth annual Rotary Duck Race takes place this summer, Sunday, July 19, 2015, and Ridge Canoe and Kayak Club is one of the youth sports organizations that is fortunate to benefit from this fundraiser. The ducks will be raced down the Alouette River at Maple Ridge Park.
10,000 rubber ducks will be sold at $10 each to raise $100,000 to support youth groups in Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge.
The winning duck wins a new 2014 Automatic Dodge Dart from Maple Ridge Chrysler Jeep Dodge (valued at $22,000). Plus, 6 other great prizes are to be won including:
2nd Prize: $2000 cash (Mark’s Work Wearhouse)
3rd Prize: furniture package from Brandsource Fuller Watson Home Furnishings ($1000 value)
4th Prize: apparel gift certificate from Mark’s Work Wearhouse ($1000 value)
5th Prize: two show tickets at RiverRock Casino with a meet and greet with a celebrity (Richmond) plus dinner for four at Chances ($1000 value)
6th Prize: two rounds of golf for four people at Meadow Gardens ($870 value)
7th Prize: 40″ flat screen tv from Haney Sewing And Sound ($600 value)
Following the race is Norden the Magician, entertainment all day until 5pm, food trucks and BBQ, carnival games, picnic games, bouncy castle, velcro wall, obstacle course and tug of war. Lots of games and activities for all ages.
RCKC is supporting this fundraising event by selling tickets for the Rotary Club of Haney and the Rotary Club of Meadow Ridge. Get yours today by contacting any of our RCKC members or Laura Said.
Cheer on your duck!
More details on the RCKC Rotary Duck Race web page.