The ducks are getting ready to race in the Redding East Rotary 27th Annual Ducky Derby this weekend.
Redding East Rotary
The Redding East Rotary Club has partnered with Substance Abuse Prevention Programs and Youth Development to raise funds for the Rotary Foundation Against Substance Abuse. Since its inception nearly $4 million dollars has been returned to local communities for Youth Development Programs and drug/alcohol free activities. These programs have benefited countless young people in the community.
Where: Redding, CA at Caldwell Park
When: Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 1:30pm PDT
Highlights: 35,000 Derby Ducks drop into the Sacramento River from under the Diestelhorst Bridge. Duck fans will cheer on their ducks hoping that they are a winner.
Prizes: The grand prize winner will get to go on a houseboat vacation from Shasta Marina plus a $500 gift card to the Shasta Marina Store. Second place receives 4 tickets to a Giants game including a hotel stay and dinner. The third place winner will look beautiful in a diamond earring set from Devon’s Jewelers. More prizes will be handed out to the fourth – eighth place ducks!
Racer Website: www.reddingduckyderby.com