Main Duck Race – Easter Monday 13 April 2020

Tickets for the Main Duck Race cost £1 each and are available on-line and from the following shops and restaurants in Hebden Bridge and Mytholmroyd

Cafe Cali
Il Mulino
Jack’s Barbers
Marco’s Café
Oasis Supermarket
Something Sweet
Tall Poppies
Totally Awesome
Tourist Information Centre
Travel Centre Mytholmroyd

They all advertise the tickets with brightly coloured posters in their windows.

Tickets will also be on sale from the Rotary stall in St George’s Square in the centre of Hebden Bridge from the end of March up to Easter Monday itself.

Ducks in the river 1

The Main Duck Race starts at approximately 3.15pm when the ducks are all launched at the same time from St George’s Bridge.

12,000 individually numbered yellow ducks racing down Hebden Water to the finish line at West End bridge, being cheered on by thousands of spectators, is certainly a sight to behold.

First Prize this year is a fabulous family holiday to Disneyland Paris provided by The Travel Centre Mytholmroyd in conjunction with Jet2holidays. There are also four other cash prizes totalling £650.

In addition, every ticket sold has the chance of winning a £250 holiday voucher.   Simply enter the ticket’s number at £250 extra draw

The whole of the profits from this year’s race will go to local flood victims.