Join Children’s Museum of Illinois for our 26th annual Duck Derby, Saturday, May 6th, 2017 – our biggest fundraiser! Ducks are $10 each or 5 for $25, 12 for $50, 25 for $100 or 40 for $150 plus a Signature Duck Derby Sign! Buy your ducks early to qualify for Early Bird prizes!
Need not be present to win – all proceeds benefit Children’s Museum of Illinois.
Grand Prize: $3,000
2nd Prize: $1,000
3rd Prize: $500
4th Prize: $100 (5 Recipients!)
Duck Derby Events
|Time||Event and Description|
|10:00 am||Museum Opens/Event Kick-Off: Families are invited to Buy a Duck -Touch a Truck. Explore fire engines, military, law enforcement vehicles, and MORE|
|11:00 pm||DJ for a Day: Join DJs TAT and Mondo on stage and get the crowd pumped for Duck Derby! Introduce a song and learn how to drop a beat alongside the city's finest.|
|12:00 pm||Celebrity Derby: Cheer on some familiar faces from our community!|
|1:00 pm||Ducks Race: The main event! Watch as 5,000 ducks race across the finish line!|
|1:30 pm||Dash to the Bash: Winner is announced for a day-long Museum-wide scavenger hunt incorporating social media. Winner receives a FREE Birthday Party at the Museum!|
|2:00 pm||DSI Science Show: Join Nola and Harold Wilkinson from Decatur Science Investigators as they dazzle the audience with SCIENCE!|
Music, face painting, and concessions will be available throughout the day!
Museum admission is free, thanks to the generous support of Jerger Pediatric Dentistry. The ducks race at 1:00 pm – win the Duck Derby if your duck wins the race! Only 5,000 ducks race!
Sponsor a Duck Duck to Win!
|I would like to purchase:|
|_____duck(s)||at $10 each|
|Family of Ducks (5)||$25|
|Flock of Ducks (12)||$50|
|Pack of Ducks (25)||$100|
|Raft of Ducks (40) plus a Signature Duck Derby Yard Sign||$150|
Purchase Ducks HERE