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The Last Parade

Well, not forever. Just the last parade we'll watch Chris march in.
Kinda bittersweet but also kind of a relief b/c it's not a quick trip to roast in the sun for a few hours.

I've griped about this particular town's parade in the past b/c of the slowness of it but this time wasn't quite as bad, still slow but not as bad as it has been. It was an overcast day, so that probably helped matters. Amazing how sitting under a blazing sun can make things seem to take an eternity lol

Since there's very little to say, enjoy a bunch of pics I took. Apparently it was the parade's 70th birthday but I don't know how we came to that conclusion 😉

Waiting for the parade to start

Goofing off, waiting

He never saw us.

McKayla LOVED the pink cop car.

I circled the candy being thrown that I managed to photograph....was not trying lol

This was my favorite at of all of them. They did so much but so little. Just check out the next 3 pics that went along with this truck. 

The truck was pulling a Chain Chomp!

Being "chased" by Luigi, Yoshi, King Koopa

Toad and  Kamek (maybe?). LOVED it! So fun!

Most floats were all decked out but then you see this one with just a cake. Did they run out of time? Did they have a malfunction? Just lazy? Who knows. (the flag was NOT part of the cake but per luck of timing as the float drove past lol)

Bands will always be a favorite of mine at parades.

It's actually purple but on my laptop, it looks blue. Hmmm

McKayla also liked this pink tractor. Or she just may like the color pink lol

McKayla got a kick out of seeing the birthday hats and birthday candles on the horses.

Being a small town parade, the floats may not be super fancy but I like these kind better anyway b/c so much thought and pride can be seen in each float and smiling face.


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