The 40th annual Denare Beach Winter Festival was held over the weekend. Recreation Director Mel Durette says it was the largest crowd she has seen attending the Festival.
Some of the event winners include for the Elimination Draw 500 dollars to Jason Feuerstein, 300 to Collin Woods and 200 to Jason Donaghy. There were 70 entries in the fishing derby with no fish caught this year. Draw winners for the prizes were Isla Magee, Nicki Maderash, Mathew Sewap, Crystal Banting, Rick Banting and John Magee.
First in Kids Got Talent was singer Julianne Thomas, second to Ukulele player Julia Norman and third to singer Julee Leblene. Turkey curling was won by Team Jen and Jay with Jen Feuerstein, Jason Feuerstein, Chad Lycan and Mike Durette. Boot Hockey had five teams with the winner the Crosby Killers and Junior Trapper was Owen Durette. The King and Queen Trapper events didn’t have enough entries.