Nenna (nennafurr) wrote in meetupomaha,

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Saturday, July 26th - 1st Annual O! What a Duck Race

Hi Everyone –

Just a friendly reminder that Saturday, July 26th at Heartland of America Park is the Food Bank’s 1st Annual
O! What a Duck Race.
Over 20,000 ducks will be dropped into the lake at Heartland of America Park and will race for a quarter mile. Duck adoptions start at $5 per duck with all proceeds going to benefit the Food Bank. The Grand Prize is a 2008 Nissan Versa. The next five winning ducks win a $1,000 Savings Bond.You can adopt a duck at any Baker's location in the Omaha Metro or stop by the Food Bank at 6824 J Street in Omaha as well.

Other adoption locations include:
All Old Chicago Locations
Nissan of Omaha
All Mutual of Omaha Bank Locations
All Panera Bread Locations
Culver's - 120th & Miami and 36th & 370
Scheels @ Village Pointe

10:00 am - Family Fun Festival (Family activities for all ages, live music, and food)
1:30 pm - Duck Race begins
Shuttles will be provided by Happy Cab from Scheels at Village Pointe Shopping Center to Heartland Park of America on the day of the race. Shuttles will pick up from the round-about on the south side of Scheels.

It's going to be a great time so please come on out, bring the family, and get ready to watch 20,000 ducks race to benefit the Food Bank!

X-posted to other Nebraska/Omaha LJ communities
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