In 2022 the Duck Race will be held on Saturday 4th June  

on the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend

The new ducks ready & waitingIt will be taking place with 1,000 new ducks, courtesy of Hansons  


2021 Duck Race Start

2021 Ducks on the move2021 Ducks at the finish line

Great Crowds, Good Fun and Lazy Ducks

Every year large crowds gather to witness the ducks being thrown into the River Yeo in the heart of Cheddar Gorge to see which one will get to the finish line first. 

Tickets are now on sale for the Jubilee Duck Race for 2022 taking place in Cheddar Gorge on Saturday 4th June which is also the Jubilee weekend.

There will be 2 races and winners of each race will receive:
  • 1st Prize: £100
  • 2nd Prize: £30
  • 3rd Prize: £20

Get your tickets using the link above and good luck.


The Duck Race in 2021

After a break for 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, we were delighted to be able to bring the duck race back for the 2021 August Bank Holiday Monday.

All proceeds were donated to Children's Hospice SW and the Lions Charity Fund.

The winning ducks were;


Duck Race Banner Board

Finish of the First Race 2018

The 30th Duck Race will take place on Saturday 4 June 2022, part of the Jubilee weekend