Rubber Ducky Races
The annual Rubber Duck Races is set to sail at 7 p.m. on May 31 at Countryside Golf Course in Minneota.
Proceeds from the duck race will benefit the Boxelder Bug Days celebration, which will be held Sept. 7-9 this year.
Interested participants can purchase two ducks for $5 to compete in the race. Countryside Golf is offering a BBQ pulled pork sandwich that includes pickle fries or homemade chips, as well as a duck ticket to enter in the race, for $12 as part of the event.
There will be seven cash prizes given out at the race.
First prize is $200, second place is worth $100, third place receives $50, and fourth through seventh places get $25 apiece.
Tickets for the race can be purchased at Gislason's Hardware/The Arched Door, Highway 68 Liquor, Brad's Market, Minneota Building Materials or Prairie Winds Wellness.
Tickets can also be purchased from any Boxelder Bug Days Committee member.