4th Annual Labor Day Ducky Derby September 7, 2020

The Labor Day Ducky Derby 2020 is September 7, 2020 at Knight's Action Park, the proceeds will support the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central IL.

Join us this Labor Day at Knight's Action Park for our annual Labor Day Ducky Derby! Proceeds from this event will support the families at Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Central Illinois. Ducks are available for purchase now through Monday, September 7, 2020. All ducks purchased will be entered to race the Ducky Derby in the Wild River at Knight's Action Park on Labor Day afternoon! For additional information see below.

When is it?

The Ducky Derby will take place Labor Day morning, Monday, September 7, 2020 at 11:00am. The race will last approximately 10 minutes, with the winners announced at 11:30am.

This year, we are following CDC guidelines and limiting the number of people who attend the Derby. We will be live-streaming the race on our Facebook page, so you can watch from the comfort of your home!

What are the winning prizes?

Prizes will be awarded to the first three ducks to pass through the funnel! Prizes are as follows:

First Prize: $2,500 cash
Second Prize: BUNN Family Farms 1/2 steer of beef

Don't see your question answered here? Call or email Development Director Kendyl Wear at kw@rmhc-centralillinois.org or (217) 528-3314 x148.

Event Information


Monday, September 7, 2020


11:00 am


Knight’s Action Park
1700 Knights Recreation Dr.
Springfield, IL  62711

Purchase a Duck!

Ducks can be purchased using the Online Form at the bottom of this page...

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Ducks can be purchased by Downloading the PDF Order Form here...

Ducky Derby Ducks can be purchased completing this PDF order form.
Download the Ducky Derby PDF order form...

This event is presented by HSHS St. John’s Children’s Hospital, and is hosted by Knight’s Action Park. Knight’s Action Park is located at 1700 Knight’s Recreation Dr., in Springfield Illinois.

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