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The Great Duck Derby

March 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Gather up the kids and head out to The Great Duck Derby for a day of family fun at Mead Botanical Garden. The Duck Derby, a spring-time tradition, features little yellow rubber duck races and LOTS of FUN, FREE activities. It’s just $5 to adopt a little race duck or $20 for a 5-duck quack pack. All other activities are FREE. Enter the drawing to win a FREE week at the wildly popular Mead Young Naturalist Children’s Summer Camp. The Derby runs rain or shine.

Event fun includes…
– Duckoration station and Duck Races
– Face Painting
– Bounce House
– Sing-along with Mr. Richard and Mr. Harley
– Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge Animal Encounter
– Games & Crafts
– Silly songs with Mr. Harley
– UCF Bug Closet
-Magic Beans
-Drawing for FREE week of Mead Garden Young Naturalist Summer Camp
-Winter Park’s big red fire truck
-Healthy Central FL mobile playground
-Tree giveaway by Winter Park Urban Forestry
– Food and Drinks
– Popcorn and Snow Cones

For complete schedule and more information, visit http://www.meadgarden.org or contact Emily at [email protected] or 407-920-2070. All proceeds from the Great Duck Derby benefit Mead’s children’s nature programs.

Mead Botanical Garden thanks the quacktacular flock of sponsors and volunteers including

Golden Ducks
Joe and Sarah Galloway Foundation
Bill and Alice Weir

Lucky Ducks
Steve and Sue Foreman
Massey Services Inc.
Ben Weiner
Winter Park Wealth Group
Wolfe-Rizor Interiors

Good Eggs
A.D. Owens Construction Corp.
David and Megan Cross
Frank Hamner P.A.
The Keewin Real Property Company
Track Shack

Quacker Backers
Beverly and Bill Lassiter
Bill and Beth Neidlinger
Commerce National Bank and Trust
Goldfish Swim School
Jack Jennings and Sons
Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic
Seacoast Bank

In-Kind Sponsors
Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge
Bowman and Blair Ecology and Design
The City of Winter Park
The TapRoom at Dubsdread
Westminster Winter Park


March 10
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mead Botanical Garden
1300 S Denning Dr
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States