Get ready the ducks are heading to a new roost this year for the 24th Annual Great Texarkana Duck Race. The ducks are heading to Holiday Springs Water Park on August 24 (previously held October) with your chance to win a brand new 2013 Hyundai Elantra from Orr Hyundai benefitting Christus St. Michael Health System's W. Temple Webber Cancer Center. The Great Texarkana Duck Race starts at 9.m. with children's activities and then at 10 a.m. thousands of adopted ducks will enter the lazy river at Holiday Springs Water Park for approximately twenty thousand dollars in prizes including a 2013 Hyundai Elantra, $1000 shopping spree from Super One Foods or Holiday Cleaners, Plasma flat-screen TV from Lafferty's or a bracelet from Alexander's Jewelers.

It's the 24th Annual Great Texarkana Duck Race Saturday, August 24 at Holiday Springs Water Park. Adopt 5 ducks and get the 6th FREE. To adopt a duck call 903-614-R-A-C-E or go online at

Participating sponsors for this event include Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cable One, A-E-P Southwestern Electric, Truman Arnold Companies, Radiology Consultants, Aramark, Texarkana Gazette, Workhorse Marketing, Holiday Springs Water Park and Townsquare Media.