Rubber ducks will be taking over 2nd Street in Muscatine this weekend for a great cause!

Join the Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Big Duck Derby this Saturday Sep 8 from 4-6:30 p.m. at Muscatine’s Second Saturday celebration!

Adopt a rubber duck at the Muscatine YMCA or call (563) 263-9996.

Here are the adoption fees:

Lone Duck (1) $5

Quack Pack (6) $25

Derby Dozen (12) $50

Feathery Flock (20) $80

All proceeds go to benefit Big Brother Big Sisters!

Saturday afternoon the ducks will race down 2nd Street on a giant slip and slide. Prizes will be given away for the fastest and slowest ducks!

For more information, visit the Facebook event page at

Come out for the ducks and stay for the live music, art vendors, food trucks and family fun!


Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.