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Chili Master Chef is ready to serve you his best!
Hundreds of adopted duck are coming in for a landing from the surf.  Will your duck be on the surf first?
Click on the duck to get your ducks now!
WHEN:  Saturday, October 14, 2017, 12 Noon to 3:30 pm
WHERE: Powerhouse Park, 1658 Coast Blvd., Del Mar, CA
WHAT:   Ducky Derby Race          
    2:30 pm: Del Mar Lifeguards take thousands of rubber duckies into the Pacific surf, release them, and corral them back to shore.
    The first 10 ducks to reach shore will win thousands of dollars in prizes for the lucky persons who adopted them (see below) 
    Beer and Wine Tent Open        
    Fun and Games for the Kids!!!      
    50/50 Raffle           
    Chili Cook-off              

Noon to 3:00 pm. Chili chefs compete for the Chili Cook-Off trophy and a $100 prize. 


Attendees can vote for their favorite chili(s) by dropping in their voting ticket(s) in that chef’s voting box. The chef that gets the most voting tickets is the winner.

COST:   Admission is Free          
    Chili Taster Cups $1 each, purchased on site. 
    Different Ducky adoption packages are available for purchase on-line & on-site
    Beer and Wine $5 per glass, purchased on-site
    Hot Dogs $2 each, Soft Drinks & Water $1 each    
WHY:   It's Fun for All Ages!!!        
    Proceeds support the Rotary Club of Del Mar's charitable activities in the local community and schools, and underserved nations around the world.

Ducky Derby:

Ducky Adoption Packages

  • Single Quack (1) $10
  • Quacker Trio (3) $25
  • Six Quack (6) $40
  • Quacker Dozen (13) $80
  • Flock (20) $100
(For on-line purchases, use the Register Now button)


If you think your chili is worthy of competing for the trophy and prize, please register on our Eventbrite site. The entry fee is $30