This year’s Great Acadiana Running of the Ducks was pretty amazing with 36,000 ducks entering the race!
Acadiana Mazda donated the grand prize, a new Mazda 3. Other sponsors included Capital One Bank, Gulf Coast Bank, Red’s, Lee Michaels Jewelry, Robert M’s, Classic Auto Spa, Ambassador Carwash, AT&T, LaZBoy Furniture, Aaron’s Rental Center, Burgersmith, & Sonic.
Proceeds from the race beneift the local Boys & Girls Clubs locations in Acadiana including Lafayette, Opelousas, Abbeville, & New Iberia.
14 lucky people won prizes and thousands more helped out with a good cause.
Top prize – a 2016 Mazda 3 – goes to Amy Perrin – Broussard, La.
Other winners include:
2nd prize: $1,000 savings bond from Capital One; Amy Perrin – Broussard, La.
3rd prize: Shape up with a single year regular play membership from Red Lerille’s Health & Racquet Club; Natalie Dunigan – Delcambre, La.
4th prize: Custom Jewelry from Lee Michaels; Kimberly Bessard – Abbeville, La.
5th prize: Custom Jewelry from Armentors Jewelry; Karmichael Dunbar – Opelousas, La.
6th prize: Pamper yourself with $100 per month in services from Robert M’s; Lester Roy, Lafayette, LA
7th prize: $500 Visa gift card from Classic Auto Spa – Huong Nguyen – Lafayette, La.
8th prize: One diplomat car wash each week for a year from Ambassador Car Wash. Jamie Broussard – Abbeville, La.
9th prize: Samsung phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Linda Duhon – Maurice, La.
10th prize: LG phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Letha Briggs – Lafayette, La.
11th prize: $500 gift card from La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries; Paul Lebleu – Lafayette, La.
12th prize: 49″ Magnavox TV from Aaron’s Furniture; Tammy Wilson – New Iberia, La.
13th prize: One meal a week for a year – burger, fries and soft drink or sweet tea from Burgersmith; Jowanna Williams – Lafayette, La.
14th prize: One free drive-in-combo weekly for a year from Sonic Restaurant; Harry Darce – Youngsville, La.
Congratulations to all the winners!