LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) 2017’s Great Acadiana Running of the Ducks was pretty amazing with 36,000 ducks entering the race!
Giles Automotive donated the grand prize, a 2017 Subaru Legacy. Other sponsors included Capital One Bank, Red’s, Ambassador Carwash, AT&T, Armentor Jewelers, Lafayette Jewelers, LA1 Connect, LaZBoy Furniture, Aaron’s Rental Center, Burgersmith, & Sonic.
Proceeds from the race benefit the local Boys & Girls Clubs locations in Acadiana including Lafayette, Opelousas, Abbeville, & New Iberia.
15 lucky people won prizes and thousands more helped out with a good cause.
Top prize – a 2017 Subaru Legacy– goes to Brandon Juneau– Lafayette, La.
Other winners include:
2nd prize: $1,000 check from Capital One; Melanie Latiolais– Breaux Bridge, La.
3rd prize: Shape up with a single year regular play membership from Red Lerille’s Health & Racquet Club; Paul Hebert – Lafayette, La.
4th prize: $500 Gift Certificate Armentor Jewelers ; H.S. & Lam McCauley – Lafayette, La.
5th prize: Pamper yourself with $100 per month of service for one year (Expires 4/5/18) Calvin Fontenot – Opelousas, La.
6th prize: $500 Visa gift card from Classic Auto Spa – Eric Thibodeaux– Church Point, La.
7th prize: One diplomat car wash each week for a year from Ambassador Car Wash. Heather Ockmon – Arnaudville, La.
8th prize: Samsung phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Ricky Mouton – Abbeville, La.
9th prize: LG phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Archie Campbell – Lafayette, La.
10th prize: 49″ Magnavox TV from Aaron’s Furniture; Nellie Mouton – St. Martinville, La.
11th prize: 4 Channel DVR Surveillance System from LA-1 Connect – Patrick LaBauve – Lafayette, La.
12th prize: One meal a week for a year – burger, fries and soft drink or sweet tea from Burgersmith; Jean Paul Broussard – Youngsville, La.
13th prize: One free drive-in-combo weekly for a year from Sonic Restaurant; John Lemaire – Lafayette, La.
14th prize: Sterling silver mesh bracelet – Craig Leger – Scott, La.
15th prize: $500 gift certificate to La-Z-Boy Furniture – Robert Peatross – Lafayette, La.
Congratulations to all the winners!