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30th Annual Rubber Ducky Festival

  • Bellaire Chamber of Commerce
  • 308 E Cayuga St
  • Downtown Bellaire
  • Bellaire, MI 49615
  • August 19, 2017
  • Admission: Free - Race ducks are $5 each, some events are at an additional cost.
  • 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Get your “Quack On” this August for Bellaire’s annual Rubber Ducky Festival

The Rubber Ducky festival kicks off on Sunday, August 13 and runs through Sunday, August 20. Featuring a weeklong of events including Christians Got Talent, Bay Area Big Band, Community Paddle Event, Danny Ray "Illusionist", Commission on Aging Picnic and Car Show, “Power of the Purse” Fundraiser, Anniversary Celebration “Ducky Dash” Big Duck Race, Lions Club Brat & Hot Dog Dinner, Corn Hole Tournament, Duck and Glow 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Kiddie Dash, “Duckling Park” Kids Activities, and Rubber Ducky Parade and Race. Finish the week with the return of the Short’s Glacial Hills Challenge XC on Sun.

Rubber Ducky Festival’s biggest day is on Saturday, August 19, featuring a quarter-mile race when 2000 yellow ducks are dumped into the Intermediate River, after Bellaire’s largest parade of the year,  with the finish line at RIVERSIDE MARINA.  Visitors can buy a $5 race ticket that corresponds to the number on a Rubber Duck. Ducks finishing the “Top 27” win a cash prize.  Prizes:  1st- $500; 2nd -$300; 3rd - $100; 4th-7th place - $50; 8th-27th place - $10.  Participants do not have to be present to win. 

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30th Annual Rubber Ducky Festival
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  • Bellaire Chamber of Commerce
  • Free - Race ducks are $5 each, some events are at an additional cost.