the parade kicked off with a fly-by
locals had set up lawn chairs on the street the night before to save front row seats
this is the local high school band ~ less than 100 of them
much different from the 300+ band members where we went to school in Florida and Alabama
even Elvis made an appearance
along with many old tractors
stilt walkers, unicycles, and a juggler
firetrucks ~ old and new
a fife and drum corp
while not on their sign, i think this was a local society of creative anachronism group
"why just read about history when you can relive it"
(and this made me laugh ...) "come experience the current middle ages"
a steam engine