Fakenham Duck and Raft Races 2019



The races and picnic will take place at Goggs Mill 2nd June, starting at 10.30. Entry to the event is free.

Raft Race

This is a fun event and we are looking for some exciting and colourful boats.  Why not give it a go.  You must pre book.

Entry Form pdf version

Entry Form Word Doc

Rules of entry


In partnership with Wensum Ospreys. Click their logo for more information.

Corporate Duck Race

This is being overseen by the Rotary Club of Fakenham and District.  Ducks can be purchased from them.  Details coming soon. For more information contact Gordon Turner gw_turner@icloud.com  07881525407



The Great Fakenham Duck Race 

Super prizes and lots of fun

Ducks will cost £1.00 each and be available from 21st April at the Easter Sunday Funday until just before the race.  Once you buy a duck it is entered into the race (you do not get to keep the duck)


If you would like a stall contact Active Fakenham at richard@activefakenham.org.uk or ring 07887 803091

Parking and drop off

There is no parking at the event.  You can park in town or see the North Norfolk Car Park website or Fakenham.info

There will be limited drop off.


There will be a Buskers Corner with live music











10.30                  Rafts assembled on land for judging

11.00                  Raft Racing

12.30                  Fakenham Corporate Super Duck Race

1.00                    Great Fakenham Duck Race

Through the day/morning

  • Food and stalls

    • Spanish Street food

    • First Aid
    • Norfolk Country markets cakes and sandwiches etc.

    • Osprey Canoe Club

    • Others

  • Music

    • Buskers corner

PARKING Please note there is noparking on site. You can park in town or at the James Beck carpark, Olivet Way, Fakenham NR219PD. All are approximately an eight minutes walk away. There is limited drop off for people with mobility problems.