The next race will be on Easter Monday 13th April 2020

The event attracts visitors, from near & far. This is not just a Duck Race. Throughout the day there will be
a variety of entertainment, charity stalls and music. It's a fun day out for all the family.

The winning ticket numbers for the
2019 Duck Race are:

Main Duck Race

1st (Holiday) Ticket number 12073

2nd (£300)   Ticket number 4843

3rd (£200)    Ticket number 6044

4th (£100)    Ticket number 2568

5th (£50)      Ticket number 12327

The winners have been contacted 

Business Duck Race

1st Prize (Short Break Holiday)
Winner: Abacus – Green 25 – Dexter

2nd (£50 meal voucher)
Winner: Optimum Electrical – Red 126 – The Buyer

3rd (£50 meal voucher)
Winner: Be Valley Furniture – Blue 85 – Be Valley

Booby prize for being last – Pallladium Hotel Goody Bag –
Lambert Print & Design – Red 94 – Connor.

Decorated Duck Competition

Art Work (£100)
WinnerHebden Royd School (Mytholm) with Golden Duck

Display  (£100) :
Winner: Riverside School with Skateboard



Information on the 2019 Duck Race

2019 Duck Race Prizes

Duck Race 1st Prize

1st Prize is a 3 night holiday to Disneyland Paris, staying at Explorers Disneyland Paris Hotel for 2 adults and 2 children. Conditions apply. For full details of the holiday please visit The Tavel Centre via the link below:

For Duck Race 1st prize Holiday Terms & Conditions please visit the Travel centre via the link below:

The Duck Race starts at approximately 3.15pm when the ducks are all launched at the same time into the river, from St George's Bridge. As many as10,000 or more, individually numbered yellow ducks will race down Hebden Water to the finish line at West End bridge. Throngs of spectators watch from every possible vantage point.

Alongside the duck race, we hold a Business Duck race, starting before the main race at 3.00pm, principally aimed at local businesses and organisations.
Any organisation or individual can buy a green, red, or blue duck, at a cost of £10 per duck; see above for links to online ticket sales.

Business Duck Race 1st Prize

Full Terms & Conditions for the Duck Race

 Form information and help  on responsible gambling please visit:

Tickets for the Duck Race cost £1 each, available on-line and from numerous shops and pubs in the town,displaying brightly coloured posters, and from the Visitor Centre besides the Marina. . Tickets will also be on sale from the Rotary stall in St Georges Square on several weekends before Easter and on Easter Monday.


All profits from the Duck Race, and other club events, are for The Rotary Club of Hebden Bridge Trust Fund, charity number 513898 and are distributed to local and national charities.

The Rotary Club of Hebden Bridge raise funds for the Rotary Club of Hebden Bridge Trust which is registered with the Charity Commission. Registered number:513898. Use the buttons to find out more.

Grants made Charity Commission


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