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22nd Annual Grand Valley Duck Day

May 27, 2017

Grand Valley 22nd Annual Duck Day   

8:00 to 11:00 am
Community Breakfast at Community Centre, monetary donations gratefully accepted, sponsored by the Grand Valley Lions

8:00 am
– 85 Tornado Royal Canadian Air Cadet’s Garage Sale at Community Centre
– Annual Horticultural Society’s Plant sale on Amaranth Street East, Grand Valley
– Multiple garage sales throughout the town

10:30 am
Downtown Ice cream and children’s games sponsored by the Grand Valley BIA

11:00 am
The Door Youth Centre Pool tournament starts for teens

2:00 pm
3,500 ducks dropped into the Grand River by Grand Valley Crane

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Anglican Church’s Spaghetti supper


Grand Valley Lions 22nd Annual Duck Race

Finish Line in Hereward Park:

Entertainment starts at 12:00

  • Free face painting by Making Faces face painting, sponsored by Grand Valley Dental
  • Grand Valley Lions Duck pond with free prizes for the children, sponsored by Meridian Credit Union
  • Free cookies supplied by Boston Pizza, and free milk supplied by the Dufferin Milk Producers.
  • Free Bouncy Castle sponsored by Deckers’ Tire Service and Blackstock Ford
  • Free Duck hats for the children provided by Grand Valley Lions and Grand Valley Wind Farms
  • Free children’s play area provided by Ontario Early Years.
  • Free popcorn supplied by Grand Valley Home Hardware
  • Bucket truck rides courtesy of Orangeville Hydro
  • Pony rides by Grand River Rodeo
  • Free colouring pages provided by WinMar

CIBC booth: win a gas card

Warrior Landscaping selling plants, with games and landscaping information

Grand Valley Fire truck and Fire department information

Riverbend Artists booth with local art for sale

Grand Valley Minor Ball: test your arm on the radar gun

Numerous more local organizations with information on local services


Live Entertainment on the Lions Stage

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
music by Kara Shaw

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
Black Belt World Taekwondo demonstration

2:00 pm
Start of the 22nd Annual Grand Valley Lions Duck race

Announcing of Duck race winners

For up to date information: Grandvalleylions.com, or on Facebook


May 27, 2017
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Grand Valley Lions Club


Grand Valley Lions Club Duck Race
Town of Grand Valley
Town of Grand Valley, Ontario L0N 1G0 Canada
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