It’s that time of year again, when fall is in the air and HOMES, Inc. is busy getting rubber ducks ready to race down the river. Tickets are now available for the sixth annual HOMES, Inc. Adopt-A-Duck Race. This year HOMES, Inc. is giving away $800 in cash prizes and a PlayStation 5, Disc Edition Console. The race will be held at the Mountain Heritage Village on Saturday, September 25, at 5 p.m., and race winners will be announced on stage around 6 p.m. This year’s prizes include:
First place prize is a PlayStation 5, Disc Edition Console
Second place $500 cash prize
Third place $250 cash prize
“Unlucky Duck” the very last duck to cross the finish line wins a $50 cash prize.
Duck can be adopted three ways: anytime through the HOMES, Inc. website at www.homesincorporated.org, in person at the office located at 65 Bentley Avenue, or pay by phone at 606-632-1717. These options close at 4 p.m. on September 22.
Starting Thursday, September 23, through 4 p.m. on Saturday, September 25, duck can only be adopted at the HOMES, Inc. “Quack Shack” booth located at the Mountain Heritage Village. Adoption Donations are:“Single Quack” $5.00 for 1 Duck; “Quack Pack” $25.00 for 6 Ducks; “Mega Quack” $50.00 for 12 Ducks.
The proceeds from the race this year are designated to help renovate an old building into an open-air seating area in downtown Neon. Come on by and adopt your ducks today and help support a great cause and have fun watching the big race on Saturday, September 25.