Tall Ships® Festival Los Angeles
Welcomes World’s Largest Rubber Duck
Giant Duck sails into Port of L.A. Port for its West Coast Debut
Los Angeles, California – May 12, 2014 – Draw Events announced today that Florentijn Hofman’s Rubber Duck project will make its west coast debut at Tall Ships® Festival L.A., August 20, 2014, sailing into the Port of Los Angeles Harbor leading the Tall Ships® Grand Parade of Sail.
Tall Ships® Festival L.A has the honor of welcoming more than a dozen beautiful Tall Ships to the shores of Los Angeles, affording visitors the rare chance to catch a glimpse, step aboard, and even set sail on some of the grandest ships of yore. With the addition of the internationally acclaimed enormous Rubber Duck, visitor’s rare glimpse into history gets even more spectacular.
“This giant Rubber Duck is an iconic way to bring all cultures together,” said Craig Samborski, Tall Ships® Festival Los Angeles Executive Producer. “Los Angeles is the ideal place for the Duck to celebrate the world’s diversity and culture,” added Samborski.
Hofman’s Duck has also appeared in Australia, Taiwan, China, Belgium, Japan, New Zealand, Brazil and Pittsburgh.
Come visit the World’s Largest Rubber Duck at Tall Ships LA August 20-24.
Like the FaceBook page to be entered into Tall Ship LA Sweepstakes. Winners will receive passage aboard the boat escorting World’s Largest Rubber Duck in Port of Los Angeles and four Tall Ships Festival LA gold passes. Ten second place winners shall receive two gold event passes.