Since 1990, the Manuels River Bobber Race has been an exciting tradition for the young and young at heart!
Year after year, many families witness the thrilling splash of thousands of red and white bobbers anxiously hitting the bubbling water.
Some bobbers get stuck along the river, while others fight to get ahead of the pack as roaring crowds cheer them on! Big smiles and gasps of laughter fill the air as neck and neck they near the finish line.
And the winning bobber is...
This year, to keep the spirit of The Bobber Race alive, it's a 'Race' to buy your 'Bobber' tickets for
a 50/50 CA$H Jackpot Lottery!
Winning 'Bobber' Ticket Takes Half! Manuels River Charity takes half.
During the COVID-19 health crisis, the incredible trails surrounding Manuels River have seen an increased use by families for their physical and mental well being. Manuels River, a registered charity, provides this beautiful, clean outdoor space FREE to everyone in the Province and the World, who wants to come and enjoy them. We maintain these busy trails and diligently oversee their operation and preservation. Based on our electronic trail counters, over 300,000 people experienced these trails in 2019.
Normally, we have been able to operate with revenue generated from 4 major fundraising events each year:
Unfortunately, this year we probably won't be able to put off these large events due to the new healthcare restrictions currently in place. Even as these restrictions are lightened and eventually lifted, we feel the financial risk may be more than our well-intentioned charity can handle.
If you feel you're in a position to help, please support our efforts with the purchase of Bobber Race 50/50 Lottery tickets. Your support will allow us to continue Manuels River trail maintenance and conservation for ALL.
Health & Well Being For ALL
Annually, 300,000+ People
Enjoy Our Trails For Free
Our Educational Programs Give Families, Schools and Visitors The Opportunity to Learn and Grow
Early Bird Draw: Cash Prize of $5,000. Purchases made up to midnight NST, Thursday, July 30, 2020 are eligible. The drawing for this prize will be Thursday, August 13, 2020 at Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre.
Bobber Race 50/50 Draw: All Sales end midnight NST, Wednesday, September 9, 2020. The drawing for this prize will be Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre.
Early Bird Cash Draw – $5,000.00 presented by cheque.
Bobber Race 50/50 Tickets Available for Online/Phone-in Only