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Wedding Bells are Ringing!

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January 22, 2014

Wedding Bells are Ringing!

You’re getting married! Congratulations! You must be so excited! With so many details to handle, do you sometimes feel a tiny bit overwhelmed? We want to help! Imagine the surprise for your wedding party when a private Duck rolls around the corner to take them on a fun-filled tour of Seattle! They’ll be shocked when we SPLASH this Duck right into Lake Union! The fun doesn’t stop there! We can drop off your party...

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Kids love the DUKW! Will your youth group love it too?

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Kids love the DUKW! Will your youth group love it too?

The DUKW is an engineering marvel! It’s an amphibious vehicle that is both a truck AND a boat! Nothing quite compares to rolling into Lake Union on the DUKW – it delights kids of all ages! Special group activities are an important part of a young person’s development! When the right outing is selected, youth groups can share a positive travel experience with their church or school, or even through their summer camps and...

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We’ve got the 12th Man Spirit!

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January 11, 2014

With the Seattle Seahawks competing in the NFC Divisional Championship tomorrow against the New Orleans Saints, today is an extra special Blue Friday and the city is a buzz with excitement! The 12th Man logo is popping up all over town and we decided Vinnie needed to get in the spirit! Vinnie is our ENORMOUS inflatable Duck balloon that sits on our roof at our Seattle Center location. He’s surprisingly much larger than you...

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Ride the Ducks is Hiring!

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January 8, 2014

Do you love Seattle? Do you love meeting new people? Are you often told that you’re the ‘Life of the Party’? Have you always wanted an office with a view? If you answered ‘YES!’ to all of these questions, RIDE THE DUCKS of SEATTLE wants to hear from you! Ride the Ducks is Seattle’s #1 Land & Water Tour and we’re currently hiring enthusiastic, outgoing, conscientious and responsible individuals for our 2014 season. In...

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2013 Stuff the Duck a HUGE Success!

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December 20, 2013

Ride the Ducks is thrilled to donate $10,000 to Starlight Children’s Northwest along with toys we have collected for this holiday season! Our 2nd annual Stuff the Duck toy drive was a huge success and we are honored to partner with such an incredible organization. Starlight Northwest works hard year-round to help seriously-ill children and their families cope with their pain, fear and isolation through entertainment, education and family activities.   This year’s Stuff...

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This Thanksgiving, Spend Time with the Family… on a Duck!

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November 25, 2013

Do you have family visiting for Thanksgiving? Show them the sights of Seattle on a wacky Ride the Ducks tour! The 90-minute land and water tour will roll through the streets of Seattle and then SPLASH into Lake Union for gorgeous views of the city skyline from a Duck’s eye view! Plus, families and groups of 20 or more get great discounts on group tickets! Be sure to look your best before your tour!...

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Military Reunions are more fun #onaduck!

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November 18, 2013

DUKWs have a rich history in connection with the armed forces! Did you know our Ducks served in WWII? Military reunion groups love riding the Ducks! Duck tours are a great way to show your reunion attendees the highlights of our gorgeous city and share a bit of history in our amphibious vehicles. Each duck seats up to 34 guests and some military reunions have their own private Duck tour that includes pick-up and...

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Don’t Fly South for the Winter… Get on a Duck!

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November 8, 2013

It’s officially fall in Seattle and while we’ll miss the longer days and warmer evenings, we couldn’t be more excited! As the leaves turn and the days get a little shorter, this is a great time to get onboard a Duck and tour Seattle, especially if you missed out this summer!  Open Year Round. Ride the Ducks is open year-round from our Seattle Center location and through December 31 at our Westlake Center location....

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Holiday Events with Ride the Ducks!

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November 6, 2013

The holidays are just around the corner and now is the perfect time to start planning your Holiday party! Have you ever thought about celebrating with Ride the Ducks?! We have a ton of options for groups large and small – let us take care of the planning and get you onboard a Duck!  Private Charters: You and 35 of your closest friends can enjoy a private 40-minute land-only Holiday Duck Tour while you...

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Brown Bear Car Wash (Seattle Fun Fact #64)

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August 23, 2012

You might think, a car wash place? Really Ducks? How is that fun or factual? Brown Bear actually started here in Seattle on 15th Ave W more than 60 years ago! They’re an icon in Seattle, have given more than $7m back to the community through their Charity Car Wash program and do a great job protecting the waterways of the PNW! Still not convinced? Each August they have a FREE CAR WASH day!...

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