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Juli Lederhaus, General Manager
Our Theme for the Party this year was Mardi Gras Masquerade, and we had a special prize of hotel accommodations and money for transportation to New Orleans!! The contestants and winners are listed here: BEST THEME
Mardi Gras Float - Tish Berard of Salem New Hampshire
Runner Up: Voodoo Goddess
Semi-Finalists: Mardi Gras Marionette
Victorian Mardi Gras
Fire Queen and Ice King
Mardi Gras Queen and VooDoo Man
I hope you enjoy seeing these awesome costumes and great guests as much as we enjoyed having them attend our party. And of course, we hope to see you here. Juli