Duck Race News

Thanks to Sponsors of the 2024 Duck Race!

We would not be able to hold the Duck Race each year without the generous support of our sponsors! They directly fund the major cash prizes that are won by the first ducks to cross the finish line. Here are the sponsors who have donated so far:


Named Sponsor

This year’s Named Sponsor is Poppy’s and Mama Rose’s, with a donation of $5000.

Venue Sponsor

This year’s Venue Sponsors to date are the following, with a donation of $1000:
  • Quality Inn
  • Visit Estes Park

Major Sponsors

To date we have received contributions from these major sponsors ($500 or more):
  • Alpine Gardens
  • Ameritech Windows
  • Backbone Adventures
  • Bank of Estes Park
  • Bank of Colorado
  • Briggs Carpet Care of Estes Park
  • Cheley Colorado Camps
  • Dallman Construction Co. Inc.
  • Design Center of Estes Park
  • Docter Construction
  • High Peak Camp – The Salvation Army
  • Penelope’s Old Time Hamburgers
  • John P Poskey TAMU ’94
  • Peter and Stephanie Sinnott
  • Premier Members Credit Union
  • Shotts, Merryman & Company
  • Snowy Peaks Winery
  • State Farm
  • The Egg of Estes
  • The Rock Inn
  • The Thompson Group
  • Town of Estes Park
  • Trailblazer Broadband
  • Westover Construction
  • YMCA of the Rockies

Associate Sponsors

To date we have also received contributions from these associate sponsors ($100 or more):
  • Ann Wise & Stephen Riedlinger
  • Chuck and Dale Bonza
  • Paula Edwards
  • ScoBabe Blessed – Jim and Robin Scritchfield
  • Wayne Newsom
  • Jack Overly
  • Garrett Group International
  • Alan and Kathy Groesbeck
  • Elkhorn Law Office
  • Mel and Gray Rueppel
  • A la Carte Kitchen Store
  • Dennis Gellhaus
  • Kevin Mullin
  • Estes Park Pet Supply
  • Ed’s Cantina
  • Park Supply
  • Jack and Jan Boatman
  • Ron Gordon in honor of Rita DuChateau
  • Jim Whiteneck
  • Longley Parker


In Kind Sponsors

We are also very grateful for these companies who are providing “in kind” support to the Duck Race:
  • Ace Hardware of Estes Park
  • Creativity Cabin
  • Estes Angler
  • Estes Park News
  • Estes Park Trail Gazette
  • FrontDesk Inc
  • John’s Well Service
  • Nicky’s Resort
  • Holiday Inn/Delaware North
  • The Rocky Mountain Channel
  • Wapiti Colorado Pub

To sign up as a sponsor at any level, click here!