The Madison Mallards Baseball Team, Madison Parks, and the Madison Parks Foundation are teaming up to host the Rubber Ducky River Race at Burr Jones Park on the Yahara River. The fun-filled event will be on May 14 from noon – 2 pm and all proceeds of the event will benefit the Goodman Pool scholarship fund.
Event Fee: $2/one duck or $10/six ducks. To Purchase Ducks on-line visit: Madison Mallards.
The grand prize for the winner of the Rubber Ducky River Race will be a party for 10 at the Duck Pond on Opening Day, June 7 including the opportunity to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, 10 great seats for the game and a $100 gift card!
“Madison Parks is excited to team up with the Madison Mallards and the Madison Parks Foundation for this event,” says Kevin Briski, Madison Parks Superintendent. “Strong partnerships, such as this, make for a vibrant Madison park system.”
In addition to the Rubber Ducky Race, Maynard G. Mallard will be on hand to greet fans, and kids can test their skills with the Mallards Speed Pitch, T-Ball game.
The Madison Mallards 2011 Season Home Opener is June 7. Season tickets are now on sale.
Goodman Pool is scheduled to open for the season on Friday, June 10. Lessons are filling up quickly. To enroll, visit the Goodman Pool website.