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The Great Duck Derby

April 30, 2022 @ 10:00 am 2:00 pm


Saturday, April 30, 2022 | 10 AM – 2 PM

A Quacktacular Day of Family Fun for Everyone featuring Little Yellow Rubber Duck Races

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10:00 a.m. Duck Adoptions & Activities begin 

11:00 a.m. Big Beautiful Sponsor Duck Race 

11:15 a.m. Family Duck Race #1  

11:30 a.m. Mr. Harley – Live Music  

12:00 p.m. Family Duck Race #2 

12:30 p.m. Mr. Richard – Live Music 

1:00p.m. Family Duck Race #3 

1:30 p.m. Family Level Mead Membership Drawing 

Event Highlights:

  • Rubber Duck Races
  • Duckoration Station (decorate your little rubber racing duck)
  • Mr. Richard –  Live in Concert
  • Mr. Harley – Live in Concert
  • Back to Nature Wildlife Animal Encounter
  • Bounce Houses
  • Face Painting
  • Games
  • Mobile Winter Park Library
  • UCF Bug Closet
  • Nature Crafts and Activities
  • Big yellow duck photo op area

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The Great Duck Derby is hosted by Mead Botanical Garden Inc., and has been possible thanks to the generosity of the following sponsors…

Golden Ducks

Bill & Alice Weir

Sue & Steve Foreman

Katie & Brandon Saltmarsh

Lucky Ducks

Good Eggs

Quacker Backers

Bill & Beth Neidlinger

Bev & Roy Lassiter

Toni Jennings

Bowman & Blair Ecology & Design

In-Kind Sponsors

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Many Thanks to our past Flock of Generous Sponsors! 

Mead Botanical Garden Inc. thanks all of our sponsors for their generosity and contributions in support of this fun family day.  The Great Duck Derby is hosted by Mead Botanical Garden Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, that works in partnership with the City of Winter Park to program, restore and revitalize Mead Botanical Garden.

1500 S. Denning Dr.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States
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