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today’s holiday: Great American Duck Race


Great American Duck Race

This uniquely American event started in 1980 in Deming, New Mexico. Up to 80 live ducks race for cash prizes in an eight-lane chute. There are races that include politicians’ heats and a media heat. Other features include a parade, dances, hot-air balloons, an arts and crafts exhibit, a pageant of people dressed like ducks, and a duck contest in which ducks are dressed like people. Race participants come from several states; spectators now number about 20,000, almost double the population of Deming. More… Discuss

El Dorado Park, Long Beach: Here Duckie-Duckie! (my Photo Collection)


Here Duckie-Duckie (my Photo Collection)

El Dorado Park_Long Beach-  “Here Duckie, Duckie!” (my Photo Collection)

Twisties – Ducks


Engraving

Engraving

frame for twisties Ducks

frame for twisties Ducks

Twisties Ducks 2

Twisties Ducks 2

Twisties-Ducks

Twisties-Ducks

Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute, as they could be)


Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute, as they could be)

Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute as they could be) 

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