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Wildquack Duck River Festival
Location: Jackson Village Park
Date: Sunday, May 24, 2015
26th Racing of the Ducks!
Jackson, New Hampshire: A recognized quintessential New England Village and a highly visited resort destination plays host to the 26th running of the Ducks Sunday, May 24th, 2015.
Come see this wild and zany event that has been a favorite for more 26 years. Families, friends, singles, writers, photographers… You really need to see this one for yourself. Watching more than 3,500 yellow rubber ducks make their way down the Wildcat River to the finish line will excite the child in all of you.
Start gathering at 8 AM when ticket sales and Duck Stuff are open for business... the following is the itinerary for the days celebration:
Admission to event is always FREE 8 AM - 4:00 PM (approximate)
8 AM - close - Vendor Booths Open (food, games, and more)
9 AM - 2 PM - Silent Auction
9 AM - 3 PM Roaming Train Rides
10 AM - The infamous Rob and Andrew Clark our Masters of Ceremony
10 AM - 3 PM - Kennett High Key Club Presents... Kid's Games
Noon - Special Recognition
10 AM - 3 PM - Nestlenook Farm Resort presents Horse-drawn Summer Sleigh Rides - $10 per Adult - $8 Children 12 & under - 2 and on lap free - Don't forget to check your duck tickets for a coupon!
10 AM - 3 PM - Face Painting
1 PM - 5 Minutes of Fame
2:30 PM - Parade
2:45 PM - Big Ducks Released
3 PM All other Ducks Released
2 PM Jackson Cake Boss
3:20 PM (approximate time) Prize Announcements including Races, Parade, and Best Named Duck
For your convenience during the event you will find Information Booths identified by yellow balloons as well as a sign reading INFORMATION. Stop by 10 AM - 2 PM with any questions or to find out more information on our Jackson Events.
We would like to thank our sponsors not listed on the right:
Flossie's General Store
Settlers' Green - OVP Outlet Shopping