La Riviere 10th Annual TurkeyFest & Duck Races
Please accept this as your personal invitation to attend La Riviere’s 10th Annual Turkey Fest and duck race, an event designed for all ages to promote good outdoor fun and activities for all ages, to raise funds for maintenance, supplies and/or repairs for our recreation centre building. La Riviere Community Recreation Association board of directors have organized an extraordinary day for this event at Pembina La Riviere Campground, situated near the corner of Hwy#3 and Rogers Street in La Riviere, and some features include children’s activities and face painting, decorated bike contest and parade, paint-a-mural, concession, beer gardens, games old-fashioned picnic races, music, fun and best of all, the duck race itself. Plans are being made to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, so be prepared! Admission is FREE. Cheer on your duck at the Duck Race on the Pembina River that flows next to the campground by purchasing a ticket. Duck tickets are $5.00 each (LGA 4607-RF) and are available from board members and local supporting businesses. Only 700 tickets are available, so get your tickets early. Prizes are 25%, 15% and 10% of sold tickets with prizes for sellers too. Ducks race at 5pm and winners are announced at 6pm. Race is on rain or shine. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL EVELYN AT 204-242-3272.