The Port City’s annual parade kicked off at 1 p.m. Sunday and lasted until nearly 3 p.m.
The event had a little something for everyone, from music to a variety of vehicles and bands interspersed with several patriotic floats.
Several horses braved the hot pavement to the delight of the crowd
Sno-cones were a popular treat along the hot parade route ……..
A firefighter in full turn-out gear greets members of the crowd
Some members of the Port City Roller Derby showed off their skills
Members of the Oswego Boxing Club show off their skills
The Fulton Polish Home’s float had a patriotic flair
Fred Crisafulli waves to the crowd
Chuck Miller drives his classic Mustang
The Island Band is always a crowd favorite
The Oswego Children’s Theatre previews Shrek, the Musical
Auangeline and Ayliann Miner prepare to watch the parade
….. even if the “cone” section was missing
Members of Oswego High School’s Marching Buccaneers
The Great Rope Carry is re-enacted at the parade
The Fire and Police Band entertain the crowd
The Towpath Fife and Drum Band performs for the crowd
A member of the Gouverneur High School Marching Wildcats Band hurls her baton into the air and catches it again.