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Following are some of the winners at the 26th Annual Raspberry Festival.
Prize Drawing winners:
Fran Robinson (Quilt), Nick Guho (Quilt), Marlene Nicolson (Handmade Shawl), Nancy Lustig (Shari's Gift Card), Kelly Morgan (Shari's Gift Card), Rita Ball (Shari's Gift Card), Marge Arnzen (Shari's Gift Card), Glen Wassmuth (Happy Days Gift Card), Brad Schaf (Happy Days Gift Card), Karen Dhuyvetter (cash), Vera Holthaus (cash), Jake Wren (Rodonna's Country Haus Gift Certificate), Sharon Klimback (Palenque's Gift Card), Kathline Kokella (cash), Nancy Lustig (Spirit Center retreat), Steve Pierson (cash), Gerry Bulger (Inn at St. Gertrude gift certificate), Diane Waldemarson (Welcome Center Gift Basket)
Art Show Winners:
The People's Choice Award winner was Sharon Herther's "Indian Valley Spring" and runner up was Eric Wassmuth's "Kinetic Metal Sculpture."
Information not available at press time as to who were chosen as winners at the Raspberry Festival Car Show.
Fun run results on another page.
Below are photos from the Raspberry Festival
The Raspberry Products booth was a popular spot during the day.
Don and Morna Lustig’s son tries his luck at the fish pond in the childrens games area. He wound up hooking a prize.
Singing of the “Star Spangled Banner” to officially open the Festival.
Several performers provided music from the Monastery steps during the day. Shown above are the
Monastery Band and a Choir that both performed in the morning.
The art show had quite a few entries.
The Show and Shine attracted a lot of interest.
Bingo was new this year.
Youngsters check out the alpacas.
This dugout canoe took a week to carve from a single large log.
The arts and crafts vendors area with the spires of the Monastery in the background.
New and used items were sold in this booth area at the Raspberry Festival.