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Labor Day Ducky Derby

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Name: Labor Day Ducky Derby
Date: September 4, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CDT
Event Description:
Support the families at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois by purchasing a duck at our first annual Labor Day Ducky Derby! Join us for the Ducky Derby at Knight's Action Park on Monday, September 4, 2017 and purchase a duck for $5 to participate!
Ducks purchased between now and Monday, September 4, 2017 will be entered to race the Ducky Derby in the Wild River at Knight's Action Park on Labor Day afternoon! Prizes for the three winning ducks are as follows:
First Prize: $2,500 cash
Second Prize: $1,000 groceries from County Market
Third Prize: BUNN Family Farms 1/2 steer and Lowe's Grill
Ducks are $5 each, with groups for purchase:
$25 - Quack Pack (6 ducks)
$50 - Qucker's Dozen (13 ducks)
$100 Family Flock (30 ducks)
$150 Grand Pack (50 ducks)
Duckys can be purchased online here:
or by mailing in the tear off from the flyer with check to: RMHCCI, 710 N. 7th, Springfield, Illinois, 62702. Download the flyer here:
All proceeds will support the House!
Admission to watch the race is free! The derby will begin at 11:00 a.m. Prior to the derby, we will hold a special celebrity duck derby with local business owners, politicians and media at 10:45 a.m.! Discounted admission to the waterpark for Monday, September 4, 2017 is available to all participants in the ducky derby via discount code. Code is presented at time of purchase. To purchase your discounted admission to the waterpark, visit the Knight's Action Park website at: For additional information about this event, please contact Allaina Blackwell at or visit our site here: for im
Knight's Action Park

1700 Recreation Dr., Springfield, IL  62711
Date/Time Information:
Monday, September 4, 2017

Gates Open at 10:00 a.m. 

Celebrity Race at 10:45 a.m. 

Ducky Derby at 11:00 a.m.
Contact Information:
Questions may be directed to Allaina Blackwell at or by phone at (217) 528-3314 x148
Admission to watch the Ducky Derby is free! To participate, a duck can be purchased for $5. Bundles include the following:

$25 - Quack Pack (6 ducks)
$50 - Qucker's Dozen (13 ducks)
$100 Family Flock (30 ducky\s)
$150 Grand Pack (50 ducky\s)

Ducks can be purchased online or by mailing in the tear off portion of the flyer with a check to RMHCCI, 610 N. 7th St., Springfield, IL  62702 

View and download the flyer here:
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