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Photos of the day: Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017

Photos of the day: Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017

Here is a collection of photos of around Central Alberta today.

Photos of the day: Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017
Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff

Video: Is it a good idea to mix craft beer/liquor at public markets?

We asked people at the Red Deer Market on Saturday

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Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff                                Wayne Russell of Red Deer poses with his 1950 Ford Woody Wagon at the sixth annual Canada Day Wounded Warriors show and Shine.

My Ride: 1950 Ford Woody Wagon

Name: Wayne Russell, Red Deer Make/Model: 1950 Ford Woody Wagon What drew…

Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff                                Wayne Russell of Red Deer poses with his 1950 Ford Woody Wagon at the sixth annual Canada Day Wounded Warriors show and Shine.
Betty Ann and Ewald Braun with their 1931 Ford Model A Victoria at a recent Thursday night downtown Cruise Night event in Red Deer. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

My ride: 1931 Ford Model A Victoria

Name: Ewald and Betty Ann Braun, Red Deer County Make/Model: 1931 Ford…

Betty Ann and Ewald Braun with their 1931 Ford Model A Victoria at a recent Thursday night downtown Cruise Night event in Red Deer. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Keith Prior of Red Deer with his 1955 Ford Meteor Rideau at a recent Cruise Night at the CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

My Ride: Keith Prior’s 1955 Ford Meteor Rideau

Name: Keith Prior, Red Deer Make/Model: 1955 Ford Meteor Rideau Tell me…

Keith Prior of Red Deer with his 1955 Ford Meteor Rideau at a recent Cruise Night at the CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Les Wiggett of Red Deer with his 1932 Plymouth coupe hot rod at a recent Cruise Night at CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Les Wiggett 1932 Plymouth coupe hot rod

Name: Les Wiggett, Red Deer Make/Model: 1932 Plymouth three window coupe Hot…

Les Wiggett of Red Deer with his 1932 Plymouth coupe hot rod at a recent Cruise Night at CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

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Under the shade of an umbrella Sherrie Tapon and her nephew Kyrie Gotera enjoy a walk around Bower Ponds Friday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Under the shade of an umbrella Sherrie Tapon and her nephew Kyrie Gotera enjoy a walk around Bower Ponds Friday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Karen Vanlent provides back-up vocals as Jaydin Keith of Red Deer performs on the Ross Street Patio Tuesday afternoon. The Ross Street Patio features free live music through the summer. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Karen Vanlent provides back-up vocals as Jaydin Keith of Red Deer performs on the Ross Street Patio Tuesday afternoon. The Ross Street Patio features free live music through the summer. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
A gust of wind blows Natasha Mueller’s umbrella turns inside out as she and Lee Rodwell sit down to eat at Canada Day festivities at Bower Ponds in Red Deer on Saturday. An afternoon thunder storm cleared many of the party goers out of the park until the storm blew over. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
A gust of wind blows Natasha Mueller’s umbrella turns inside out as she and Lee Rodwell sit down to eat at Canada Day festivities at Bower Ponds in Red Deer on Saturday. An afternoon thunder storm cleared many of the party goers out of the park until the storm blew over. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Children climb on a Canada 150 sculpture near the main stage. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Children climb on a Canada 150 sculpture near the main stage. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Natalie O’Hara, left, and her twin sister Katelynn (both in cap and gown) pose for a selfie with their friends Kisha Urbina and Awing Deng after the École Notre Dame High School graduation ceremony at Westerner Park Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Natalie O’Hara, left, and her twin sister Katelynn (both in cap and gown) pose for a selfie with their friends Kisha Urbina and Awing Deng after the École Notre Dame High School graduation ceremony at Westerner Park Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
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Part two of two. What does Canada mean to you?
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Central Albertans answer our question. What does Canada mean to you?
Shortly after taking part in a singing flash mob where participants sang Oh Canada at the Downtown Red Deer Market Wednesday afternoon, Shai Silvey strutted down Little Gaetz Avenue in her inflatable T-Rex costume sporting a Canadian flag cape. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Shortly after taking part in a singing flash mob where participants sang Oh Canada at the Downtown Red Deer Market Wednesday afternoon, Shai Silvey strutted down Little Gaetz Avenue in her inflatable T-Rex costume sporting a Canadian flag cape. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
City of Red Deer mayor Tara Veer welcomes Charles Brawn to the annual Mayor’s Garden Party Wednesday afternoon. The Victorian themed garden party for seniors was moved from Red Deer City Hall Park to the Collicutt Centre due to inclement weather. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
City of Red Deer mayor Tara Veer welcomes Charles Brawn to the annual Mayor’s Garden Party Wednesday afternoon. The Victorian themed garden party for seniors was moved from Red Deer City Hall Park to the Collicutt Centre due to inclement weather. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Avery Lange, left, and Robby Elliott hold hands as they do the running portion of the Woody’s Kids of Steel Triathon in Red Deer on Saturday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Avery Lange, left, and Robby Elliott hold hands as they do the running portion of the Woody’s Kids of Steel Triathon in Red Deer on Saturday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Becky Martin, left, of Elnora, and Grace Ajele of Calgary laugh as they are showered in foam at the finish line of the 5K Foam Fest in Red Deer on Saturday. 6,500 entrants took part in the event at Heritage Ranch that saw participants running and walking through over 22 obstacles on the five km. course. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Becky Martin, left, of Elnora, and Grace Ajele of Calgary laugh as they are showered in foam at the finish line of the 5K Foam Fest in Red Deer on Saturday. 6,500 entrants took part in the event at Heritage Ranch that saw participants running and walking through over 22 obstacles on the five km. course. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Sherryl Johnstone of Red Deer with her 1957 Belair 4-door hardtop during a recent Red Deer Cruise Night at CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Classic Cars: 1957 Belair

Name: Sherryl Johnstone, Red Deer Make/Model: 1957 Belair 4-door hardtop What kind…

Sherryl Johnstone of Red Deer with her 1957 Belair 4-door hardtop during a recent Red Deer Cruise Night at CrossRoads Church. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Along with the use of a heavy lifting crane Arborist Michael McCharles of McCharles Tree Service, standing on the roof, and his co-worker Robin Smith, work to lift a tree that came crashing down on David and Carolyn Cheetham’s home at 49 Mitchell Ave. in Red Deer. See related video at www.reddeeradvocate.com (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Along with the use of a heavy lifting crane Arborist Michael McCharles of McCharles Tree Service, standing on the roof, and his co-worker Robin Smith, work to lift a tree that came crashing down on David and Carolyn Cheetham’s home at 49 Mitchell Ave. in Red Deer. See related video at www.reddeeradvocate.com (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)