2019 Rubber Duck Derby

2019 Rubber Duck DerbyOn Saturday, June 1, 2019, come on out the the Big Lake in New Orleans City Park at 4pm for the Second Harvest Food Bank Rubber Duck Derby. Adopt a duck and get your duck in the race and possibly when a great prize all to provide meals for people who need them across South Louisiana.  Join the River Parish Duck Derby Team: https://www.duckrace.com/nola/teams/4992

What is the Ducky Derby?

It’s a signature annual fundraiser benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank! Join us to watch over 25,000 yellow rubber ducks race towards the finish line in Big Lake at City Park. Family fun kicks off at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 1st and the Duck Derby is at 4 p.m. All proceeds benefit Second Harvest Food Bank and our fight against hunger across South Louisiana.

For more information visit: https://www.duckrace.com/nola

How do I enter the Duck Derby?

You can Adopt a duck for only $5. You do not need to be present to win.

* Are you adopting a duck on behalf of a friend, co-worker or family member affiliated with a Sales Team? If so, be sure to select the team you want to get credit for your adoption – click here to see a list of our teams.

How do I get involved? Sales teams are forming now. Put together a group of friends, colleagues or family members to join the fun. Teams compete for bragging rights and great prizes. To form a Sales Team click here.For more information on starting a team or to volunteer, contact Kathryn Gsell at kgsell@secondharvest.org.


$5,000 Grand Prize!

2nd Prize: $1,000 Gift Certificate to Rouses

3rd Prize: Two Roundtrip Flights on Southwest Airlines

4th Prize: Raising Cane’s for a Year

5th Prize: Traeger Bronson 20 Grill courtesy of Massey’s

6th Prize: Delta World Tire – $250 Gift Card & Rich’s Wash Dat – $250 Gift Card

7th Prize: One Night Stay at the Ritz Carlton & New Orleans School of Cooking Class

8th Prize: Shipt Gift Certificate for One Annual Membership + $250 Credit

9th Prize: Urban South Brewery – Tour for 10 + Paradise Park for a Year

10th Prize: Theo’s Pizza for a Year

11th Prize: Ruby Slipper – Biscuit Class for Four

12th Prize: Red M Studio Photography Package & BooKoo Bounce Fun Pack

River Parish Disposal

rear-loading garbage trucksWe are looking forward to helping make the 2019 Rubber Duck Derby a great success! River Parish Disposal offers a range of cost-effective contract and short-term waste collection and disposal services to commercial and residential customers, event rentals and the area’s largest selection of waste receptacles and roll-off containers. Our trained drivers are always safe, courteous, respectful and professional, and our waste collection, transfer and disposal services are always operated in a manner conforming to all safety laws and within EPA compliance.