Around the Tiers: 2013 Duck Derby

By Haley Burton

August 7, 2013 Updated Aug 20, 2013 at 6:40 PM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Humane Society is hosting its third annual Duck Derby on Saturday, September 7.

It's from 12 to 4 p.m. on the Chenango River behind the Holiday Inn Arena in Binghamton.

The Humane Society hopes to sell 10,000 yellow rubber ducks. You can buy one duck for $5 or a 6 quack for $25.

On the day of the event around 3 p.m., the ducks will be tossed into the Chenango River and race downstream. The person who purchases the winning duck will a cash prize.

If your duck is the first place finisher and has the "million dollar duck ticket number", you win $1 million.

First place is $3,500, second place, $1,000 and third place prize is $500.

For more information on the Duck Derby and how you can purchase a duck, click here.