The countdown is on for the 24th Annual Omega Nu Ducky Derby at Harvey West Park in Santa Cruz on Saturday, April 26th from 10:30am - 3:30pm. The event is a fun-filled day of activities for children and adults, with exciting rubber duck races to be held throughout the day. In addition there will be food, carnival games, live music and local entertainment.
The highlight of the day's festivities will be the racing of 12,000 rubber ducks down a man made waterway. The races will be run in several heats and the day will culminate with the announcement of many winners. There are more than 100 fabulous prizes to be won including gift certificates from many local businesses.
Admission is FREE! You can adopt your rubber ducks by calling 479-4070 or go to duckyderbysantacruz.org
The Ducky Derby raises funds for a number of Santa Cruz area non-profit organizations including local high schools, Cabrillo College and SCSC student scholarships.