What is the Windy Metropolis Rubber Ducky Derby? It is a signature annual fundraiser benefiting Particular Olympics Illinois! Hundreds of spectators watch over 50,000 yellow rubber geese splash into the Chicago River from the Columbus Drive bridge in downtown Chicago and race down river in the direction of the end line. Race Day kicks off at 10am on Thursday, August three, 2017* at four hundred North Michigan Avenue (The Wrigley Constructing) with leisure for your complete household. Splashdown for the Duck Derby is at 1pm. All proceeds profit over 22,000 athletes and greater than 20,000 Younger Athletes throughout Illinois.
For extra info on the twelfth Annual Rubber Ducky Derby and how one can assist, please go to CHICAGODUCKRACE.COM