26th Annual (almost!) World Famous Labor Day Rubber Ducky Regatta
The Western White Mountains Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Labor Day Rubber Ducky Regatta was a success! Thank you to everyone for their patience and understanding as we had to go “virtual” due to the weather.
Congratulations to this year’s winners and thank you to our generous local members who have donated some great prizes as well as our awesome volunteers!
Now, what you’ve all been waiting for…
2022 BEST DUCK NAME
Cheesie Quacker-Submitted by Helen D.
The Best Name Prize Package Includes: $40 Gift Card to Solstice Spa, $25 Gift Card to Christmas Loft, $20 Gift Card to Daydreams Salon, $15 Gift Card to One Love Brewery, a New England Ski Museum Poster, and Hobo Railroad Gift Items!
Waddle It Be?-Submitted by Ronald M.
Bill Beliduck-Submitted by Julie S.
(Runner-Ups will receive McDonald’s Gift Certificates)
Thanks all who voted! See you next year!
Winners for the fastest ducks and for the last duck to cross the finish line are posted below. Winners were notified by email or phone on Tuesday, September 6th.
1st Place: Julie S.-2-night stay at InnSeason Resorts Pollard Brook, a NHSCOT Highland Games Swag Bag & 2022 Sunday ticket, a $25 Gift Card to Seven Birches Winery, Admission for 4 to Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves, 30 Minutes of Kids Studio Play, and a $60 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
2nd Place: Janeen C.-Dinner for 2 at Indian Head Resort, a $25 Gift Card to The Christmas Loft, a $15 Gift Card to One Love Brewery, a $20 Gift Card to Daydreams Salon, and a Gift Card to The Mt. Washington Cog Railway
3rd Place: Greg G.-$25 Gift Card to Encore Thrift & Coffee, 1 Large 2-Topping Pizza from Pub 32, a $20 Gift Card to Daydreams Salon, and a New England Ski Museum Poster and White Mountain Bicycle Week Water Bottle
Last Place: Becki C.-1-Night Stay at Holiday Inn Express Lincoln, a $25 Gift Card to Seven Birches Winery, and a $25 Gift Card to Polly’s Pancake Parlor!
4th place: Stephanie D.-$25 Gift Card to Gordi’s Fish & Steak
5th Place: Hilary C.-Rodger’s Ski & Sport Swag Bag and McDonald’s Gift Card
6th Place: Sarah K.-$20 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
7th Place: Interact Volunteer-McDonald’s Gift Card
8th Place: Oliver R.-1 Large 2-Topping Pizza from Pub 32
9th Place: Elyse R.-McDonald’s Gift Card
10th Place: Jeff. L-30 Minutes of Play at Kid’s Studio Play
11th Place: Lorie C.-McDonald’s Gift Card
12th Place: Stephen B.-$15 Gift Card to One Love Brewery
13th Place: Carl W.-Rodger’s Ski & Sport Swag Bag and McDonald’s Gift Card
14th Place: Katie Y.-Hobo Railroad Gift Items
15th Place: Holly R.-McDonald’s Gift Card
16th Place: Paul R.-$20 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
17th Place: Susan S.-McDonald’s Gift Card
18th Place: Kimberley R.-McDonald’s Gift Card
19th Place: Kaitlyn C.-Rodger’s Ski & Sport Swag Bag and a McDonald’s Gift Card
20th Place: Jen D.-McDonald’s Gift Card
21st Place: Marie B.-McDonald’s Gift Card
22nd Place: Mai P.-$25 Gift Card to Encore Thrift & Coffee
23rd Place: Jannie K.-McDonald’s Gift Card
24th Place: Lyn W.-$25 Gift Card to Encore Thrift & Coffee
25th Place: Lisa G.-McDonald’s Gift Card
26th Place: Greg G.-$20 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
27th Place: Interact Volunteer-McDonald’s Gift Card
28th Place: $20 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
29th Place: Tracy D.-McDonald’s Gift Card
30th Place: Lydia C.-$20 Gift Card to Solstice North Day Spa
31st Place: Kathy C.-McDonald’s Gift Card
32nd Place: Laura P.-New England Ski Museum Puzzle
33rd Place: Morgan K.-McDonald’s Gift Card
34th Place: Richard C.-$15 Gift Card to One Love Brewery
35th Place: Bill S.-McDonald’s Gift Card
36th Place: Fraser K.-McDonald’s Gift Card
37th Place: Lindsay T.-McDonald’s Gift Card
A huge thank you to all of our sponsors, Members and donors who helped support this event and the Lin-Wood Scholarship Program.
See you next year!
EVENT UPDATE 9/5/22:
The event will now be held via a Live Facebook Feed at 10:30AM from the Western White Mountains Chamber of Commerce Facebook Page. Unfortunate weather conditions today are not conducive to a safe event on the river.
This is one event you won’t want to “duck out on”! The Western White Mountains Chamber of Commerce will hold its 26th Annual (Almost) World Famous Labor Day Rubber Ducky Regatta, on Monday September 5th at Cascade Park.
Over 1,500 ducks will race down the Pemigewasset River in a competition to see which duck will finish FIRST…and LAST! Adopt one duck, two ducks or a whole family of ducks for your chance at winning some great prizes like attraction tickets, restaurant gift certificates, merchandise, and more have been donated by our local businesses.
Duck adoptions can be done online, in person at the Chamber office, or day of the event! You do not need to be present to win!
Voting for “Best Duck Name” will be LIVE online this year from Monday, September 5th through Friday, September 9th.
This popular event is all it is “quacked up” to be… and one that people look forward to all summer long. It’s a great way for the entire family to enjoy the unofficial end of summer in the Basecamp of the White Mountains. This event raises money towards the chamber’s scholarship fund, which is awarded every year to a local high school senior. “Your support to this community is greatly appreciated. This scholarship will help me achieve a higher education and enable me to give back to my future community”. Sydney P, 2022 Scholarship recipient.
Thank you for continuing to support this event and the Lin-Wood community.