Firefighters are all equipped for the Chemainus Summer Fest parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Parading through town

Chemainus Summer Fest parade features floats, classic cars and many happy people

The Chemainus Community Band under the direction of Verla Blogg. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Firefighters are all equipped for the Chemainus Summer Fest parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

What’s a Chemainus Summer Fest parade without firetrucks, especially from the Chemainus Fire Department. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Wes Everitt leads the Royal Canadian Legion 191 procession followed by the Cowichan Pipes and Drums. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cowichan Pipes and Drums members march in the Chemainus Summer Fest parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

More from the Cowichan Pipes and Drums. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The Scotty Brigade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Community Schools Association in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary members march in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary president Susan Beaubier takes a photo of us as we take a photo of her. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary Thrift Shop volunteers take a ride in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The 49th Parallel Grocery float is nicely decked out with items in keeping with the Old MacDonald Farm theme for the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

NDP presence in the parade includes Cowichan-Malahat-Langford MP Alistair MacGregor. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Foundation makes a strong parade presence in connection with the Old MacDonald Farm theme. (Photo by Don Bodger)

North Cowichan Councillors Tek Manhas and Rosalie Sawrie ride along in the parade. Manhas has his squirt gun at the ready. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Fuller Lake Skating Club is represented in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Brownies are on the move in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cowichan Neighbourhood House’s representation in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Calvary Baptist Church’s parade vehicle showcases upcoming camp. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Can’t have a parade without the shriners. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Harold Wallace is an Easy Rider. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Clown car hits the road. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Tom Walker at the wheel of a classic car. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Don Bodger

The Courier

Chemainus Summer Fest parade features floats, classic cars and many happy people

 

What’s a Chemainus Summer Fest parade without firetrucks, especially from the Chemainus Fire Department. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Wes Everitt leads the Royal Canadian Legion 191 procession followed by the Cowichan Pipes and Drums. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cowichan Pipes and Drums members march in the Chemainus Summer Fest parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

More from the Cowichan Pipes and Drums. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The Scotty Brigade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Community Schools Association in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary members march in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary president Susan Beaubier takes a photo of us as we take a photo of her. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary Thrift Shop volunteers take a ride in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The 49th Parallel Grocery float is nicely decked out with items in keeping with the Old MacDonald Farm theme for the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

NDP presence in the parade includes Cowichan-Malahat-Langford MP Alistair MacGregor. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Health Care Foundation makes a strong parade presence in connection with the Old MacDonald Farm theme. (Photo by Don Bodger)

North Cowichan Councillors Tek Manhas and Rosalie Sawrie ride along in the parade. Manhas has his squirt gun at the ready. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Fuller Lake Skating Club is represented in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Brownies are on the move in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cowichan Neighbourhood House’s representation in the parade. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Calvary Baptist Church’s parade vehicle showcases upcoming camp. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Can’t have a parade without the shriners. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Harold Wallace is an Easy Rider. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Clown car hits the road. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Tom Walker at the wheel of a classic car. (Photo by Don Bodger)

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