Duck races Sept. 17

Matthew Adkins Crusader staff The 10th annual Duck Race is taking place at Blue Bonnet Park on Saturday, Sept. 17. In celebration of the 10 year anniversary, Liberal Chamber of Commerce is giving away a total of $10,010 to the people who come in first through 10th place in the duck races. To enter a duck into the race, it costs $10 for 1 duck, or 6 ducks for $50 (a six-quack). There are many businesses selling ducks and if you are unsure if a business is participating, call the Chamber of Commerce at 620-624-3855. The event will take place at Blue Bonnet ark along with other activities for all ages, most notably the KSCB Chili Cook-off. The activities will start at 9 a.m. and go until the duck race starts at 2 p.m.