Racine & Me: Chinese Lantern Festival, Bloody Mary Fest, Racine Raiders New Season (5/12/2019)
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Chinese Lantern Festival
A Chinese Lantern Festival will light up the Racine Zoo this fall. Two people from Zigong Lantern Group based in China join CBS 58 Morning News anchor Jessica Tighe to reveal how they create the massive lanterns and plot out the course at popular attractions here in the United States. They also explain why they picked the Racine Zoo for their Midwest show this year.
Bloody Mary Fest
Who makes the best Bloody in town? Try a bunch of samples, then vote for the best at Bloody Mary Fest. The manager of Carriage House Liquors shows us the Bloody Mary she’s making for the day. She also talks about the infamous beer chaser you get on the side when you order a Bloody in Wisconsin. We leave you with tips on how to make a tasty Bloody Mary at home.
Racine Raiders New Season
The Racine Raiders kick off their new season at home on Saturday, June 1st. The Vice President of Operations, Clyde Freehling, highlights what’s new this year including online ticket sales, a kids club, and a cheer and dance team.
Pulse of the Players
Three players from the Racine Raiders Football Club talk about the upcoming season and their hopes for a 10th championship. We also get to know Troy Collier, Ryan Gails, and Anton Graham off the field.