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Emerald Coast Duck Regatta

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What: Emerald Coast Duck Regatta
When: Saturday, October 8, 2016
Time: 10:00 am to 1:30 pm
Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf

The sixth annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta benefiting the Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Guild takes sail on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at the Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Approximately 3,000 rubber ducks will race across the Lagoon in the heart of Baytowne, and prizes will be awarded to the owners of the first ducks to cross the finish line, including a $5,000 first place prize!
The event features fun activities for the whole family, including Abrakadoodle face painters, crafts, scavenger hunts, Nonie's Ark Animal Encounters, and the Baytowne Carousel for children 12 and under from 11 a.m. to noon. All family events begin at 10:00 a.m., and the duck race will begin at 1:00 p.m. 
Make a donation of $10 or more to the Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Guild to adopt a duck. Ducks are available for adoption at the Sacred Heart Hospital Gift Shop in Miramar Beach, online at or at Baytowne Wharf the day of the event. Adopt one duck for $10, three ducks for $27, six ducks for $50 or 12 ducks for $100. Additional prizes include airline tickets, Walt Disney World passes, Apple watch, Go-Pro camera, helicopter rid, yolo board, great dining out packages, and more. 

An UNLIMITED number of ducks will be available for "adoption" up until 12:30 p.m. the day of the event. 

Proceeds from this event will help fund new and/or improved hospital services at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. Please visit emeraldcoastduckregatta for more information, to become a sponsor, adopt your ducks and help support our area Hospital! Visit Emerald Coast Duck Regatta on Facebook for event updates and photos!


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