A Great Independence Day Celebration
New parade photos are online now. These
are "before and after' shots of entrants and events at the lineup area.
Photo credit goes to Judith and Dave Palmer.
Kelly Hawkins added additional photos of the parade
lineup area and they are online now!
Randy Caverly, high on his perch by the bank, captured photos of every entry. They
are online now as well. Randy also submitted photos of the infamous bank robbery reenactment
Thanks to The Vidette for sharing
additional 2009 parade photos.
Thanks to The Chronicle for this slide
show of the 2009 parade event.
Thanks to Mr. David Banner of Cosmopolis, Wa.!
We now have
a movie of the 2009 parade (this is
the full meal deal – trimmed, but all units 640X480, 25 minutes viewing
diet? Here’s a lite-version
of the 2009 parade (all units but 320X240, still 25 minutes viewing, faster
time? Here’s a parade-sampler
(some units, 320X240, only 15 minutes viewing, 28MB)
4 minute egg version of the parade
– you’ll miss a lot, but you’ll be done quickly.
To all the parade entrants. Thank you, you made this a special day for the
parade watchers. Congratulations to the entries which won in their class:
- Vehicles-Civic, Military & Emergency
Non Profit Entries
- 001 Honor Students
- Grays Harbor Fire Dist #1 Engine #27-14
- Grays Harbor Fire Dist #1 Engine 27-01
- 100 Habitat for Humanity
- 102 Oakville United Methodist Church
- 101 Rochester Swede Day Court
- Sterling Savings Bank, Oakville
- John Bennett Trucking
- Petermann Northwest
- 300 Mayor Mitchell Smith
- 304 Harris Family Float
- 301 Atkerson Family Float
Antique Tractor or Farm Implement
- 400 Grays Harbor Mounted Posse Court
- 403 Northwest Junior Rodeo Court
- 401 SW Washington Regional Appaloosa Club
Private Show Vehicle Before 1950
- 500 Jennie and Annie Brown 1956 Allis Chalmer Tractor
- 504 Dan Brown1956 John Deere 80
- 507 Harvey Hamilton 1947 Massey Harris ‘Pony’
Private Show Vehicle After 1950
- 602 Ron Parkhill 1950 VW Conversion
- 603 Nick Lamb 1931 Model A deluxe sedan
- 600 Keith Koenen 1950 Chev Deluxe Coupe
Local Youth, With or Without Pets or Farm Animals
- 700 Peggy Sengder 1979 VW Convertible
Performing, must have precision choreography, dance
routines, perform music or entertain beyond walking or riding.
- 802 Oakville Assembly of God Children on Float
- 802 Trudy Watkins and Red, White and Blue children
Judge's Over-All Favorite Choice TBA
Best Theme Entry Trophy 102 Oakville United Methodist
Mayor's Choice 402 Grays Harbor Mounted Posse and Cleanup
Local Youth – 802 Oakville Assembly of God
- 901 Dave Glenn, The Music Factory
- 902 Diana Appler, American Legion Band
- 900 Wendi Scott, Oakville Acorn Cheerleaders