What is the Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash? The Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash at the Du Quoin State Fair is a signature fundraising event for Special Olympics Illinois. On September 1, 2019 thousands of spectators will watch 8,000+ Ducks splash into the lake behind the Exhibition Hall on the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds and race towards the finish line.
How do I adopt a duck? You can Adopt a duck for only $5. Get more chances to win by purchasing a Quack Pack (6 ducks for $25), Flock of Ducks (24 ducks for $100) or Ducky Derby Donor (60 ducks for $250)!
*Are you adopting a duck on behalf of a friend, co-worker or family member affiliated with a Sales Team? If so, be sure to select the team you want to get credit for your adoption. Click on a team member name to give credit to a specific person.
What if my duck wins? You could be the winner of one of our great prizes!
How do I get involved? Sales teams are forming now. Put together a group of friends, colleagues or family members to join the fun. Teams compete for bragging rights and great prizes. To form a Sales Team click here. For more information on starting a team or to volunteer, contact Jackie Flechs at firstname.lastname@example.org - phone: 618-383-4526 or Kim Talley at email@example.com - phone 618-457-2969.
PRIZE #1 All-Inclusive Vacation to CancunThree night all-inclusive trip to Cancun, Mexico for two adults departing from St. Louis. Winner must be at least 21 years old or traveling with a legal guardian. Courtesy of Apple Vacations, America's Favorite Vacation Company and Riu Hotels and Resorts.
PRIZE # 2 Stay and play package with gift basket from Alto Vinyards
Stay and Play golf and cabin in Shawnee National Forest, Makanda, IL.
2-night stay in (2) 2-bedroom cabins, with 2 days of golf for up to 4 people (stay and play)
Gift basket upon arrival from Alto Vineyards.
Must call for reservations in advance. Certificate must be presented at time of arrival.
503 Stone Creek Drive, Makanda, IL 62958618-351-4653 firstname.lastname@example.org
PRIZE #3 Shawnee forest, wine, sleep, zip and eat package