Since 1989, the Great Drake Park Duck Race has donated over $1,700,000 to Central Oregon
charities. A special presentation will be made to the 2017 Duck Race Beneficiaries: Younity, The
Bethlehem Inn, MountainStar Family Relief Nursery, The Center Foundation, Grandma’s House, The
Community Shower Truck, and DAWNS House The 2018 charities will be announced as well as race
and prize details for this summer.
This year’s Duck Race is scheduled for Sunday, September 9 th starting at 11am at Drake Park
with the support of our title sponsors “Credit Unions Working Together”: Mid Oregon Credit
Union, First Community Credit Union, OnPoint Community Credit Union, SELCO Community
Credit Union, and Oregonians Credit Union. The Kid’s Duck Race will commence at noon
presented by Western Title & Escrow, Hutch’s Bicycles, and Bend Parks and Recreation
followed by the main race at 1:30pm. Festivities will include live music, food, bounce houses,
family activities, prizes and more.
Duck Race tickets are on sale now featuring over $29,400 in amazing local prizes – including a
$20,000 auto voucher toward the vehicle of the winner’s choice at any Robberson Ford location.
For additional information about this year’s participating charities, sponsors, ticket outlet, event
details or to buy tickets online, visit www.theduckrace.com .