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Great Ocmulgee River Duck Race

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Adopt a duck for a chance to win $10,000! If your duck is the first to cross the finish line, you will be the lucky duck to take home an impressive cash prize.

Help young people ages 5 to 18 in Central Georgia by adopting a duck for our Great Ocmulgee River Duck Race on Saturday, June 11. Numbered ducks will race down the river to see which one will be the first to cross the finish line. Will yours be the lucky ducky that makes you a winner?

  • First Place Duck: $10,000
  • Second Place Duck: $2,500
  • Third – Eighth Place Duck: $250 each 
  • Last Place Duck: $1,000

Each Club location has their own duck page. Adopting a duck is simple and easy, 1 duck is $20. Click the links below to adopt a duck and support your club of choice!

Organizational Page

Candler County Unit

Carl D. Thomas Unit

Forsyth-Monroe Unit

King-Danforth Unit

Murphy Felton Tindall Unit

Warner Robins Unit

Are you interested in selling ducks? Fill out this online form to get started!

Alumni Meet-Up in the Park!

Join us for our first ever Alumni Meet-Up during the Great Ocmulgee River Duck Race beginning at 10:30AM. Enjoy food provided by BoPete Burgers & BBQ, our Alumni Meet-Up Sponsor, while you watch our lucky rubber ducks race down the Ocmulgee River. Register HERE to reserve your spot and RSVP on our Facebook Event Page to let us know you’re coming. 

Join us for the great duck hunt!

Grab your hunting buddies and head to downtown Macon for a chance to win a free duck in the race. If you find one of the lucky pink ducks hidden somewhere downtown, you will win a prize AND get a duck entered under your name in the race. Hunting days are during First Fridays, April 1, May 6, and June 3. Be sure to follow all the Duck Hunt rules for your entry to be valid.

Duck Hunt Rules:

  • Each duck may only be claimed once.
  • To claim your duck, finder must register the duck’s number through provided online form.
  • Finder must immediately post to social media and tag the location of discovery and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia (@boysandgirlsccg on IG or @bgccg on FB) If you do not have social media, email your photo to [email protected]


June 11
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Amerson River Park
2600 Riverview Rd
Macon, GA 31204 United States