Duck Fest Derby

  • A paddle boarder looks at some of the more than 20,000 ducks released into the New River during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks are dropped into the New River during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Ducks are lined up before the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks were dropped into the New River with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Ava Caballos, 7, picks out a duck during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks were dropped into the New River with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Thousands of spectators watch the the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks were dropped into the New River with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks are dropped into the New River during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of the over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks is shown before it was dropped into the New River during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Over 20,000 yellow rubber ducks are dropped into the New River during the 8th annual KID Duck Fest Derby Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with thousands of spectators cheering them on. The owner of the duck that came in first got a $10,000 grand prize. PETER ANDREW BOSCH / MIAMI HERALD STAFF