The 15th annual 4-H Duck Race will take place on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at noon.
Contact a 4-Her today to purchase your winning duck!
Ducks sell for $5 each or 5 ducks for $20. All proceeds help support our local Delaware County 4-H program.
There will be five Duck Race prizes:
- 1st place $500
- 2nd place $250
- 3rd place $150
- 4th place $100
- 5th place $50
Duck tickets can be purchased from Delaware County 4-H members or by contacting Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County. Clubs and club members also receive monetary prizes for highest sales as well as Facebook drawing prizes.
Ducks will be released at Third Brook in Walton, NY. Our base location and race finish line is located at the Robinson’s Auction Barn parking lot located at the corner of NYS Route 206 and West Street, across from the Speedway convenience store.
2016 4-H DUCK RACE WINNERS
1,226 ducks were sold to help support Delaware County 4-H.
Thank you to everyone for all you did to make this year’s 4-H Duck Race a success!
1st place/$500 – Karen Passarella, Smithtown, NY; duck sold by Mike Cox, Little Clovers, Franklin
2nd place/$250 – Kate Olsen, Walton; duck sold by Sabastion Thompson, Barnyard Sprouts, Walton
3rd place/$150 – Tia McEntee, Walton; duck sold by Natalie Cobb, Kids & Kritters, Masonville
4th place/$100 – Trevor Moody, Walton; duck sold by Rachel Cobane, Little Clovers, Franklin
5th place/$50 – Mary Bracci, Delhi; duck sold by Lucinda Bishop, Country Bumpkins, Delhi
4-H CLUB WINNERS:
1st place/$100/‘Quack Award’ – Little Clovers, Franklin, led by Donna Machala
2nd place/$50 – Kountry Kids & Kritters, Walton, led by Lisa Nichols
1st place/$100 – Rachel Cobane, Little Clovers, Franklin, selling 298 ducks
2nd place/$50 – Delana Wood, Kountry Kids & Kritters, Walton, selling 76 ducks
3rd place/$50 – Shannon Monahan, Everything from Seeds to Sows, Delhi
4th place/$25 – Paige Hitt, Kountry Kids & Kritters, Walton