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Wausau Possum Festival Kicks Off With the ‘Little Miss and Mister’ Pageant on Saturday, July 29, 2017

On Saturday, July 29, 2017, the Wausau Possum Festival kicked off with the ‘Little Miss and Mister’ Pageant, this year featuring a ‘Denim and Plaid’ theme, at 6PM in the Wausau Possum Palace in Wausau, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida.

Next Friday, on August 4, 2017, the Wausau Possum Festival will feature the ‘Possum King & Queen Contest’, for which the event has been declared by Women’s Day Magazine as ‘One of The Most Unique Festivals in The World’, and on Saturday, August 5, 2017, the Wausau Possum Festival, inclusive of a huge parade, the perennial Possum Auction, food and entertainment, will swell the ranks of this small rural town’s population from 400 to several tens of thousands.

Florida gubernatorial candidates Gwen Graham an Adam Putnam are expected to attend the event, along with a host of political candidates and celebrities.

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