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Sertoma Great Topeka Duck Race on Saturday, September 17th at Lake Shawnee

September 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The 27th Annual SERTOMA Great Topeka Duck Race will take place at Lake Shawnee in Topeka on Saturday, September 17th. Proceeds benefit Sertoma Beneficiaries
including Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Topeka

No less than 10,000 “adopted” rubber ducks will be dropped into Lake Shawnee in the cove South of the swim beach, for a fun race. Lucky winners will receive great prizes! Like a 2012 Ford Escape!

You need not be present to win the top prizes. Ducks are numbered corresponding to your adoption certificate. Your Lucky Duck Number is printed on your adoption certificate and is valid for single and/or multiple duck adoptions. Ducks will be dropped into the water at 10:00am in the cove just south of the Adventure Cove, south of 29th and Croco Road. Follow Sertoma Great Topeka Duck Race on Facebook for updates!

Prizes Include:

1st prize: A “Sporty” 2012 Ford Escape donated by
Laird Noller Mazda Hyundai Topeka

2nd Prize: 14 kt yellow gold diamond Tennis Bracelet with 50 diamonds, 50 Ct total wt Valued at $5,000

3rd Prize: Enjoy Downtown Topeka! – Stay & Play! One night’s stay at Cyrus Hotel,
Plus gifts from these downtown merchants: Jersey Mike’s Sub, Nauling’s BBQ, The Tee Box, Absolute Design by Brenda, Ash Boutique, Brew Bank, Cashmere Popcorn, Fideli’s Restaurant, Hanover Pancake House, Hazel Hill Chocolate, Shana Cakes,The Pennant, Iron Rail Brewing, Leaping Llamas, Los Mandiles Rojos, White Linen, Juli’s Coffee & Bistro, & Moburts Spices!!

4th Prize: Wake up to fresh roasted coffee 365 days of the year, donated by CLASSIC BEAN, Topeka “more than just coffee!”

5th Prize: A weekend getaway at Prairie Band Casino & Resort: 2 rounds of weekend golf, an overnight stay at the Resort, & $50.00 at Three Fires Steakhouse, donated by PRAIRIE BAND CASINO & RESORT

6th Prize: 4 tickets to any one event from June 2022 to June 2023 – at the Stormont Vail Event Center, compliments of Stormont Vail Event Center & Spectra Venue
Mgmt, & a one-night hotel stay in 2022-2023 provided by HOTEL TOPEKA at City Center, Topeka

7th Prize: Two season tickets to both Washburn University Football and Basketball, for the 2022-2023 season, donated by

8th Prize: A one-year Family Membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo,
PLUS one-year Family Membership at The Kansas Children’s
Discovery Center, Topeka, donated by: YINGLING’S AUTO SERVICE

9th Prize: A one-year Family Membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo, PLUS one-year Family Membership at The Kansas Children’s

Adopt your ducks on-line with a credit card, at www. TopekaDuckRace.org. Provided they are not sold out- Ducks can be adopted ONLINE until 10:00 a.m. on September 17th.

Ducks can be adopted for $5.00. Click the picture below to adopt your duck today!

For more information about past beneficiaries of this event, check out their website at: www. topekaduckrace.org.


September 17
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Lake Shawnee
3435 SE East Lake Road
Topeka, KS 66605 United States
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(785) 506-8720

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