June 21, 2009
Festival honors wonders of duct tape
Residents of Avon, Ohio, embraced the many uses of duct tape during the city's annual Duct Tape Festival, a maker of the versatile tape says.
ShurTech Brands LLC, which manufactures household and office products, said in a news release that Saturday's Sixth Annual Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival in Avon included a parade full of floats made out of duct tape.
The festival also included duct tape arts and crafts, along with a contest to find a hidden message among a group of duct tape sculptures.
Festival visitors could also meet the 10 couples chosen by the Duct Tape brand to receive duct tape Stuck at Prom Scholarships.