Pumpkin Festival Parade 09/15/07

Morton Illinois is "The Pumpkin Capital of the World" and has a parade and festival each year.
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Pumpkin Festival 2007-001 Cole, Cassie, and Hanhan heading for a spot to watch the parade.
1 Cole, Cassie, and Hanhan heading for a spot to watch the parade.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-002 A display of pumpkins in a yard along the way.
2 A display of pumpkins in a yard along the way.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-003 People along the parade route waiting for the kickoff.
3 People along the parade route waiting for the kickoff.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-004 The parade begins!
4 The parade begins!
Pumpkin Festival 2007-005 A 1937 firetruck makes its way past us.
5 A 1937 firetruck makes its way past us.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-008 The Morton Highschool cheerleaders are tossing candy to the crowds.
6 The Morton Highschool cheerleaders are tossing candy to the crowds.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-010 Boy Scouts carrying the flag.
7 Boy Scouts carrying the flag.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-013 Little princesses riding their pumpkin coach.
8 Little princesses riding their pumpkin coach.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-015 Men in skirts, also know as The Scottish Pipers.
9 Men in skirts, also know as The Scottish Pipers.
Pumpkin Festival 2007-016 One of the many floats we saw. The theme was 'Pumpkins go Hawaiian'
10 One of the many floats we saw. The theme was 'Pumpkins go Hawaiian'