The 22nd Annual Duck Race to be staged in aid of Wimborne in Bloom is all set to ‘float’ again this year. It will take place on the River Allen on Saturday 27th August 2022 at 4pm. The ‘Ducks’ will be launched into the River at the bottom of Mill Lane, beside the Riverside Mews Café, by kind permission of The Slocock Trust and cross the finishing line beside the garden at the back of the Rising Sun in East Street.
Tickets (Ducks) at £1 each will be sold in Crown Mead outside the Co-Op store on Saturday 20th, Thursday 25th, Friday 26th and again on Race Day itself Saturday 27th August.
The winner of the first Duck home will receive £50, 2nd £25, 3rd £10 and 4th, 5th & 6th £5 each.
The proceeds will be in aid of Wimborne in Bloom Funds.
Photographers and Reporters are welcome to attend.