Duck Derby to be Sept. 20

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start will hold its fifth annual Duck Derby fundraiser in downtown Henderson at 2 p.m. Sept. 20.

The event will consist of a rubber duck race down Garnett Street.

Prizes for this year’s race will be $1,000 for first place, $500 for second place, $250 for third place and $100 for last place.

The event will conclude with a drawing to win free food at Chick-fil-A for a year.

FGV Smart Start is currently seeking sponsors to aid with the cost of the event. Sponsors will be recognized on Duck Derby posters, advertisements and the organization’s website and Facebook page.

For more information about FGV Smart Start, go to