Duck race registration

May half-term is your first opportunity to sponsor a bath tub racing duck for our River Itchen duck race on 25 August. They'll be available to sponsor until all 2000 have been snapped up.

  • Booking not needed

Our River Itchen duck race is back by popular demand for a second year, raising money for future projects at Winchester City Mill. With 2000 bath tub ducks ready to race, May half-term is your first opportunity to sponsor one for the duck race on 25 August. At £2 a duck, pick a racing number from our lucky dip pot or sponsor one over the phone to be in with the chance of winning great prizes.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £2.00
    per duck

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Accessibility
Duck are available from the Mill shop. You do not need to enter the Mill museum to sponsor a duck.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
23 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
24 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
25 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
26 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
27 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
28 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
29 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
30 June 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
1 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
2 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
3 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
4 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
5 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
6 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
7 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
8 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
9 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
10 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available
11 July 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Available

See more

Contact Info

Name
Naomi Barker
Email
naomi.barker@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01962 870057

Upcoming events

Duck race registration

Fri 22 Jun 2018
10:00-16:30
May half-term is your first opportunity to sponsor a bath tub racing duck for our River Itchen duck race on 25 August. They'll be available to sponsor until all 2000 have been snapped up.

2018 Milling Demonstrations

Sat 07 Jul 2018
11:00-16:00
Visit on a milling day and see our team of volunteer millers in action as they harness the power of the River Itchen to turn waterwheels, gears and millstones to produce Winchester City Mill's traditional wholemeal flour.

2018 Seasonal Baking Demonstrations

Sat 28 Jul 2018
11:00-15:00
Visit Winchester City Mill to see how seasonal ingredients can be combined with our stoneground wholemeal flour to produce delicious bread, cakes, biscuits and much more. Sample different recipes and be inspired.

Duck Race on the River Itchen

Sat 25 Aug 2018
11:00-16:00
Sponsor a racing duck from £2 and take part in our action-packed afternoon at Winchester City Mill. The fun starts at 11am, with cake stalls and activities for all the family, and the race begins at 2pm.