The Duck Race is on!
This year the Duck Race will be a virtual event where the Nevada Humane Society shelter pets compete in fun games to win you prizes! Visit https://www.duckrace.com/reno to purchase your ducks -every duck you purchase enters you to win awesome prizes including a brand new car, or $10,000 donated by Carson City Toyota.
The Duck Race will take place on Saturday, September 18th and there are two ways you can tune-in to watch:
- Join us at the Duck Race Festival at Hawkins Amphitheatre in Bartley Regional Park from 4-9pm! During this family-friendly event there will be vendors, food trucks, a beer garden, games for the kids, pet adoptions, a photo booth and more! To close out the evening we will be airing our virtual Duck Race during which our shelter pets will compete in fun games to determine this year’s winners and showing The Aristocats. So mark your calendars and join us on September 18th!
- Tune-in and watch the Duck Race live at 7:00pm on Saturday, September 18th: https://www.duckrace.com/reno
Buy a Duck, Help Homeless Pets
The Duck Race is our biggest fundraiser of the year. All of the proceeds go straight to homeless pets, and every duck you purchase enters you to win awesome prizes including a brand new car donated by Carson City Toyota! The Duck Race provides Nevada Humane Society with essential funding that ensures we can continue our life-saving work to care, and provide homes, for Northern Nevada pets in need. We thank you for your incredible support of this year’s Duck Race!
You can find us at some upcoming tabling events where our volunteers will be out there selling ducks:
- July 31 at Carson City Toyota -for a Kitten Adoption event
- July 31 at The Eddy -for the Peanut DNA Contest
- July 19- 25 at PetSmart National Adoption Week
- August 7 at Battle Born Harley Event
- August 7 at the Automobile Museum
- August 8 at Pinon Bottle Sparks -for Pints for Pups, a Puppy Adoption event
- August 14 at Carson City Subaru
Support Homeless Pets
If you are interested in purchasing a duck, which are only $5 each please click here. The more ducks you buy, the cheaper they get!
Interested in becoming a Plucky Partner?
Our Plucky Partners help us sell ducks! The more your business helps us, the more we help you. All of our Plucky Partner levels are completely FREE. The more you help us sell ducks, the more we promote your business. Our supporters have proven they love helping businesses that help to save homeless pets.
To become a Plucky Partner, all you need to do is contact Megan McCalister, the Nevada Humane Society Events & Volunteer Manager at 775-856-2000, ext. 335. We’ll then create a toolkit complete with “adoption” envelopes, table stand, and some fun, eye-catching bits and bobs, and arrange a pick-up time or to bring it to your business. We are relying on our supporters (you included) to help us have the most successful Duck Race ever! Last year we saw many businesses get creative with helping us sell ducks.