2018 Wacky Quacky Ducky Derby

By on August 24, 2015

The 2018 Wacky Quacky Ducky Derby will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2018.

Watch for information coming later this spring.






There are hundreds of rubber ducks just waiting to be adopted for this race taking place on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th, and lots of valuable prizes to be given away, including the


$1,000 Grand Prize

Sponsored by American Leakless Company

See Current Prize List Below.


How the Race Works

Gerry Ford preparing to release the ducks.


A $5.00 donation will adopt a duck that will be entered into the race in your name.

Get 1 duck free with your paid KALB membership card!  Link to Membership

A $25.00 donation will adopt a Dunkin’ Donutes QUACK PACK of ducks that includes:

  • 6 ducks entered into the race in your name (1 free)
  • Guaranteed to have a minimum of 1 duck in up to 6 heats
  • A gift coupon from Dunkin’ Donuts

Rubber ducks will be raced in heats at Big Spring Memorial Park in Athens at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7th.  There will be 4 to 6 heats (depending on number of ducks adopted) and the number of winners in each heat will be determined by the final number of prizes.

All heat winners will enter the Championship Race.  Prizes won will be determined by the order the ducks come through the duck trap.  The first duck through the trap will win the $1,000 American Leakless Co. Grand Prize!

2017 Current Prize List

$1,000 American Leakless Co. Grand Prize

4 Park Hopper Passes to Disney Parks ($648 value)
Canebrake Golf Package for 4 ($340+ value)
$250 Gift Card for Osborne’s Jewelers
$100 Hobbs Jewelers Gift Card
$100 Publix Gift Card
$100 Cash – Sponsored by Distinctive Landscaping
$100 Cash – Sponsored by Limestone Drug Co.
$100 Cash – Sponsored by Morell Engineering
$100 Cash – Sponsored by Brody Jackson, State Farm Agent
3-Month Membership to the Wellness Center
Inline Lighting – Prize to be announced
Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa – 1 Night Stay
SK Salon – Gift package ($100+ value)
4 Passes for US Space & Rocket Center
Theatre Huntsville – Flex Tickets for 4
Theatre Huntsville – Flex Tickets for 2
$50 Gift Certificate (2) – Eastside Pharmacy
Birmingham Zoo – Family Pack for 4
MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream for a Year
“Not So Perfect Tins” Photo Frame – Pimentos
Decorative Candle and Herbal Melts – Trinity’s


Lazy Duck Awards provided by Dub’s


Where Can Ducks be Adopted?

KALB will have duck adoptions available at the KALB office, Grease Festival (September), Fiddlers Convention (October), and online.  Look for us at other community events!  See instructions for online adoptions below.


INSTRUCTIONS: We have simplified this process so you don’t have to complete information twice. 


1.  Select “Single Ducks” or “Quack Pack”.  You will have an opportunity to increase quantity AFTER you Add to Cart.

2.  You may name your ducks.  If you choose not to name your ducks, enter “None”. Each name should be followed by a comma

(example:  Quack, Chuck, Bill, Bob, Feathers).  Do not hit Enter until you have enter all of your duck names.

3.  Click “Add to Cart”.  Then you will have the option of increasing your purchase, should you wish to adopt more than 1 duck or 1 Quack Pack.

4.  You may then log into Paypal (if you have an account), or select “Pay With Debit or Credit Card”.