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The Virginia529 Diaper Derby is here! This is your crawling tot’s chance to win $529 toward higher education at participating college basketball games across Virginia.

In a Diaper Derby, seven babies compete to crawl to the goal. The first one to cross the finish line wins a $529 contribution to an Invest529 account! Additionally, the seven contestants selected to participate receive two complimentary tickets to the basketball game.

Here are the dates and locations of the upcoming Diaper Derby games in 2020:

  • February 1 – University of Richmond
  • February 9 – James Madison University
  • February 22 – Radford University
  • February 29 – Virginia Commonwealth University

Read official terms and conditions for each Diaper Derby.

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Virginia529 offers free, in-person information sessions at locations across Virginia. These hour-long sessions highlight the program’s three plans, explain the benefits to account owners and give you the chance to get your questions answered. If you don’t live near one of our in-person sessions, Virginia529 offers online webinars where you can learn more from the comfort of your own home.