Fête de la Nouvelle France weds past and present

Photo: Les Fêtes de la Nouvelle-France SAQ

A real marriage took place Saturday at Place Royal during the Fête de le Novelle Franc.  Zoom to larger photo

More than 20 people, all dressed in period costumes, witnessed a special event Saturday afternoon in Place Royale.

The occasion was the wedding of Alexandra Bouchard and Francois Gingras of Quebec, who tied the knot Saturday afternoon for real.