Derby Days Schedule
8-10 a.m. – Breakfast in Bayport at the Hesley Jensen American Legion Post No. 491. Cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children ages 12 years and younger.
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Book sale at the Bayport Public Library.
10 a.m. – Derby Days medallion hunt. First two clues in today’s edition of the Gazette. Additional clues given every hour at the Legion Post with the final clue at 5 p.m. if the medallion has not been found earlier. $500 cash prize.
Noon to 1 p.m. – Duck derby at Perro Creek. Duck numbers for sale at the Legion Post, Woody’s Bar and Grill, Bread Art and at Perro Park the day of the race. Cash prizes for the top three “lucky ducks” in final heat.
1-2 p.m. – Pet Parade, open to all species, sizes and shapes of pets. Parade theme is “fire hall.” Registration starts at 12:30 p.m. in Lakeside Park.
1-5 p.m. – Bayport Fire Department 125th Anniversary celebration at Lakeside Park.
4-8:30 p.m. – Music in the Park featuring “Jus’ Two” and “Crossroads” perform at Lakeside Park.
5-7 p.m. – Taste of Bayport features the best of the city’s restaurants. Tickets are $10 for an adult meal, $5 for a children’s meal and go on sale at 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
8-8:30 p.m. – Ice cream social at the Lakeside Park Beach House. Ice cream cups and a topping bar is available.
8:30 p.m. – Derby Days fireworks show at Lakeside Park
Medallion hunt clues
Here are the first two clues in the annual Derby Days medallion hunt Saturday. New clues can be picked up every hour at the Hesley Jensen American Legion Post No. 491, 263 N. Third St., with the final clue released at 5 p.m. if the medallion is not found by then.
Clue No. 1
Dine, Enjoy, Relax, Bring Your
Daughters And Your Sons
Race Your ducks on Perro Creek
Find treasure and have fun!
Clue No. 2
I am a wooden nickel
thin and round,
Follow these clues
because I want to be found