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The Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat Show drew big crowds this year as the weather couldn't have been better. The show, sponsored by the Legacy of the Lakes Museum, took place at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center Saturday, July 8. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)2 / 2

Classic boats of all kinds were on display during the 32nd annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat Show today, Saturday, July 8. 

The show, which was part of a two-day celebration, took place on the shores of Lake Darling at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center. 

Boats, from manufacturers such as Chris Craft and Alexandria Boat Works, were on display both on land and in the water. 

After the show the was over, several of the boats lined up in parade fashion and did a "boat fly-by" to the waiting crowds on shore and on the docks. 

The event was sponsored by the Legacy of the Lakes Museum. Watch Wednesday's Echo Press for more information and names of the winners. 

Celeste Edenloff

Celeste Edenloff, a reporter for the Echo Press, has lived in the Alexandria Lakes Area since 1997. She worked for the Echo Press as a reporter from May of 1999 to February 2011, and is happy to be back and once again sharing the stories of the people in this community. Besides being a reporter, Celeste is a certified fitness instructor and enjoys teaching bootcamp classes through Snap Fitness. She also enjoys running and has participated in more than 170 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.


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