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Teeny Tiny Turtle Race: $1,000 Cash Prize


T-Town Teeny-Tiny Turtle Race

This year Focus in Toronto has upped the anty with a $1,000 CASH PRIZE! For the 40th Annual Festival of th Arts, one lucky winner will have the chance to take home the biggest grand prize ever given by Focus in Toronto. 

Returning to the Festival for a third year, up to 1,000 tiny turtles will race down the Ohio River on Sunday September 3rd at 3PM at Newburg Landing. Purchase your Turtle Certificate from a volunteer prior to the event, or at the Focus in Toronto Booth for $5. Each Turtle has a number on the bottom that corresponds to the certificate. The first one to cross the finish line wins. The Turtle Race is Focus in Toronto’s main fundraiser, sustaining our hometown traditions.

** If 1,000 turtles are not adopted out, the prize reverts to $500 cash prize for first place, $100 for second, and $50 for third.


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