Cornell University

4-H Duck Race

Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County
615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca, New York 14850-3555

Come watch 3400 bright yellow rubber ducks tumble over Cascadilla Falls then bob down the creek in a frantic and fabulous race to the Tompkins County Cooperative Extension Education Center on Willow Avenue, where there will be live music, food, displays, activities for kids, and our annual Compost Fair.  Ducks Drop at 2 PM into Cascadilla Falls at Cascadilla Gorge Park. Take a chance on a duck:  $5/duck or a "flock" of 5/$20, in person (cash, check or charge) at Cooperative Extension, or by phone  (VISA or MasterCard at 607-272-2292) until 5PM on Friday, and on Sunday until 1 PM unless sold out. Proceeds benefit 4-H youth programs in Tompkins County. Full details at or call 4-H at (607) 272-2292 with questions.


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Special Event


CCE Tompkins



Duck chances are $5/duck or 5/$20

Cooperative Extension
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Megan Tifft

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(607) 272-2202

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