Clinton will host its annual Town Picnic from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 10, with fireworks at 9 p.m. The working day consists of the first Cardboard Boat Race. On Sunday, July 11, the Excellent Rubber Duckie Race will be held.
As portion of the city picnic festivities, the initially Cardboard Boat Race will just take place on Saturday on the Raritan in downtown Clinton commencing at the Halstead Bridge/Water Street parking ton and sailing to the shores of the Crimson Mill.
Registration starts at 11 a.m. and the race usually takes area at 2. All contributors require is cardboard, duck tape, a cutting machine, a paddle and security vest, which can be supplied if you really do not have your have.
Boats must be absolutely built and introduced to the celebration. Registration per boat is $50 and there must be an occupant 18 several years or older. Prizes will be awarded. All proceeds go to Charitable will work of the Clinton Dawn Rotary. For instructions and even further info, go to clintonsunriserotary.org and fill out an application and check out the regulations and restrictions.
Clinton Initially Support & Rescue Squad will be current in circumstance a boat goes to “Davey’s Locker.”
Clinton Sunrise Rotary will sponsor the Good Rubber Duckie Race to gain The American Cancer Modern society and the Crossrods4Hope (previously the Wellness Community of Central New Jersey.) The race will be held on the South branch of the Raritan River in Clinton on Sunday, July 11, at 2 p.m.
The very last duck in excess of the end line wins its sponsor a $100 present card and the Final Duck Trophy courtesy of The Walker Staff – Coldwell Banker Household.
The first duck to cross the complete line wins a $1,000 travel voucher, 2nd prize is a $500 travel voucher, both delivered by Mary Beth Sullivan-Cruise Planners World Traveler, and 3rd prize is a luxurious present basket from the Clinton Guild. Fourth prize is a print of the Red Mill from Alchemist Artwork & Framing, Clinton.
The fifth and sixth prizes are reward playing cards from Clean Plate in Clinton and seventh put is a present card from Stone Bean at Riverside Espresso & Tea in Clinton.
All proceeds aid cancer study, advocacy, and provide public education for cancer command. No cost courses of guidance for people affected by most cancers are presented by means of the Crossroads4Hope.
To sponsor a Duck go to the Clinton Dawn web page or call 908-279-0112 for an application.
The day of the race in Clinton duckies, duck hats, beads, shirts and toddler ducks go on sale at 11 a.m. alongside Principal Road. Ducks will also be on sale at the community Farmer’s Industry and downtown Clinton prior to race day.
Each the boat and rubber duck races are sponsored by Market Pizza, Rita’s Ices, Michelle Heide & Associates/Ameriprise, Coldwell Banker Realty and many others in the group.