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Waterville Valley, NH – Head to Waterville Valley and help send off summer in style during the ‘Just Ducky’ End of Summer Bash. This annual event is a one-day celebration over Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, September 2.

Labor Day in Waterville is a full day of family fun and entertainment that includes face painting, a meet and greet with the Valley Snow Dogz and Bruce the Moose, a scavenger hunt and live entertainment. Everyone is invited to participate in the annual ‘Just Ducky’ rubber duck race on Corcoran Pond at 5 p.m., to benefit the Pemi Bridge House and includes cash prizes for the three fastest ducks.

Music is set to fill Town Square. From 12pm to 3pmTed & Rosemarie will be performing and from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. it’s time to listen to The 603's. The day culminates with fireworks over Corcoran Pond at 8:30 p.m. Visit the Waterville Valley event pagefor a full schedule.

Ducks are available for purchase at Town Square Condos check-in office, Bookmonger/Toad Hall Toys, Waterville Mercantile and Dreams and Visions. They are $3/duck or four for $10. Participants do not need to be present to win but are encouraged to cheer on the ducks during the race.

Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, is a four-season resort set in the White Mountain National Forest, just 2 hours north of Boston.  In addition to winter snowsports like skiing and snowboarding, Waterville Valley offers award-winning tennis courts, golf, biking, cultural activities and summer theater, an indoor ice rink, boating, and a skate and bike park. Lodging choices include traditional inns and all-suite hotels, and dining options range from traditional favorites to elegant eateries. There are miles of hiking and mountain bike trails, a pond for swimming, and activities and programs for children and the whole family at the Curious George Cottage and the Recreation Center. For more information,800-468-2553 or visit


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