4H Duck Race

multi-colored plastic ducks floating down the river

The 18th annual 4-H Duck Race will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2020 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:thumbnail_dsc_0934

  • 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 Delaware Street (NYS Route 206) and West Street, across from the Speedway convenience store.


1,058 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 – Gia Cantwell, Delhi, NY; duck sold by Brianna May, Hollister Hill Hoppers, Delhi
2nd place/$250 – Brianna May, Delhi, NY; duck sold by Brianna May, Hollister Hill Hoppers, Delhi
3rd place/$150 – Scott May, Delhi; duck sold by Brianna May, Hollister Hill Hoppers, Delhi
4th place/$100 – Ron Spranger, Schenevus; duck sold by Kayla Campbell, Kids -n- Kritters, Walton
5th place/$50 – Penny Tweedie, Walton, NY ; duck sold by Lillian & Madelyn Eklund, Futures Finest 4-Hers, Davenport


1st place/$100/‘Quack Award’ – Hollister Hill Hoppers, Delhi; Scott & Patti May, leaders
2nd place/$50 – Little Clovers, Franklin; Donna Machala, Leader


1st place/$100 – Brianna May, Hollister Hill Hoppers, Delhi, selling 279 ducks
2nd place/$50 – Rachel Cobane, Little Clovers, Franklin, selling 197 ducks
3rd place/$50 – Lucinda Bishop, Country Bumpkins, Delhi
4th place/$25 – Elaina Miskell, Futures Finers 4-Hers
Emily Roach
4-H Resource Educator 
[email protected]
(607) 865-6531