The Lucky Duck Derby, hosted by Newburyport Youth Services, is a family and community event. Don’t be a Lame Duck, join the fun! Participants will 'sponsor' ducks. Children will receive a 'Duckie Certificate' and be able to name their ducks. Up to 2,000 rubber duckies will be numbered and placed in the Bartlet Mall pond. The Big Duck will head out in a row boat and randomly pick the winning ducks!
Prizes *You do not have to be present to win:
- 1st Duck Plucked: $1,000
- 2nd Duck– 5th Duck will receive gift certificates, activities and family trips!
Pick up your sponsorship forms from NYS or purchase online! Proceeds benefit Newburyport Youth Service and the Kelley School Youth Center.
Lucky Duck drawing takes place promptly at 3:30pm
Other fun activities for kids and families include:
- Children’s games
- DJ and dancing
- Face painting
- A duck booth with duck toys for sale
- Bounce house and giant slide
- Playground games