(All photos by Christopher Boffoli unless otherwise credited)
There were actually two parades in West Seattle on Saturday – with the Rotary Club of West Seattle-presented Kiddie Parade charming the crowd in The Junction ahead of the American Legion Post 160 Grand Parade. This participant had not just a tiger in the tank, but also on the head:
Other creative costuming was sighted, too:
And just like in the Grand Parade, some cool cars made their way down the route:
Yes, the proper parade rider must have sun protection:
(Photo by Creighton Yost)
But it’s not a parade without a banner – here’s the banner that always leads this parade off:
(This photo and the subsequent three, by Mindon Win)
Also carrying a banner – the newly crowned 2010-2011 West Seattle Hi-Yu Junior Royalty:
Music provided by the Junior All-City Marching Band!
If you missed it this time around, remember the Kiddie Parade is right before the Grand Parade every year, and all kids are welcome to join in.