Family-friendly event where 1000s of yellow ducks will be launched into the river. A spectacle in yellow!
Cheer on the ducks at this hugely popular race! Ducks will be ‘swimming’ down the river from Toddler’s Cove to the entrance to Westgate Gardens. The sponsor of the winning duck wins a cash prize. A limited number of ducks will be available for sponsorship for £1 a go on the day - but get there early to avoid disappointment! The event opens at 11am; ducks are scheduled to be launched at 1pm (weather & conditions permitting). Prize-giving is arranged with winners after the event. All profits will go to charities and good causes supported by the Rotary Club of Canterbury. Prizes: 1st prize: £250 cash 2nd prize: £100 cash 3rd prize: Voucher for lunch for 4 people at Cafe des Amis Restaurant. 4th prize: Voucher for a punt up the river for 4 from Westgate Punts. 5th prize: Voucher for a cut & blow dry for him or her at Caraccio's Canterbury.
With thanks to Kentish Gazette, Gallagher, Thornhill Range Cookers, Direction Law Solicitors and Necessary Furniture.