MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Annual Duck Race is coming - be a sponsor.

On Memorial Day, May 27, hundreds of families gather around the Rahway River in Memorial Park to cheer their ducks to victory and terrific prizes.

What a fantastic way to advertise your business and support children and families the South Orange and Maplewood community. You'll not only promote your business locally but your sponsorship will also help to provide financial assistance, summer camp scholarships and youth development programs. To be a sponsor, contact

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Levels of support include:

Platinum: Large Banner at the start/finish line, Medium sign in the river, Small sign/sandwich board at the ticket booth. Promotional table at the race and more - $1,000

Gold: Large Banner at the start/finish line, Promotional table at race – $500

Silver: Medium sign in the river – $250

Bronze: Small sign/sandwich board at the ticket booth – $100

Past Sponsors have included: BCB Community Bank, Roman Gourmet, The Local Yarn Store, Maplewood Rotary Club, Village Trattoria, Keller Williams, Maplewood South Orange Book Festival, Coda Kitchen & Bar, Maplewood Country Club, SuzyQues BBQ & Bar, Maplewood Mercantile, SOMEA, Eventage. Anthoy Garubo Salon, Bagel Chateau, Run, Jump Lift, Stacey Electric and many more.