Rockford Michigan Rotary Big Daddy Duck RaceWe will be kicking of our Big Daddy Duck Race the week of February 2nd.  We will race the ducks this year on Saturday June 12th.  We will race the ducks that day even if Start of Summer is not able to take place due to COVID. The race will be at 5 p.m. It will start at the dam in Rockford and end in Sowerby Park on the other side of the bridge.  Please come down and see the race. It is always a  lot of fun, and it is something that you don't see very often (large rubber ducks - many of which are decorated in all different ways - floating down the river).  Come see the ducks before the race as well.  We will display them all day on the 12th.  You can pick a favorite duck and vote for it with money.  The duck with the most money in its jar at the end of the day will win a trophy for the Prettiest Duck in Rockford.  Look for announcements on this website and our facebook page about voting online for each duck.  Online voting starts on May 31st.  We will award trophies for the fastest and slowest ducks in the river race.  Any person or family or business can enter the race.  To enter the race, you need to make a donation of $100 to Rockford Rotary.  If you would like to purchase a duck, simply fill out our duck request form HERE.  We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for supporting Rockford Rotary!