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PHOTOS: Parade time at Festival acadien de Clare


The Festival acadien de Clare is underway, and a signature event of the festival – the street parade, took place on Sunday, July 28. 
The festival runs to Aug. 3 and picks up again for National Acadian Day on Aug. 15. 
The following is a list of parade winners:
• Overall winner: A.F. Theriault and Son Ltd. 
• Group:
1st place: Municipality of Clare
2nd place: École de danse à Helena
• Entreprise: 
1st place: Home Hardware 
2nd place: Comeau Sea Foods
• Individual:
1st place: Terry Comeau
2nd place: Austin Comeau

There were also lots and smiles and waves on the parade route from President d'honneur Phil Doucette; Evangeline and Gabriel – Annie Deveau and Derek d'Entremont; and M. and Mme. Acadie, MaryAnn and Jean Gauvin.

Visit the festival’s website for more on the festival’s events.

You can also visit the festival's Facebook page. 

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