Bok Kai 2006
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|The only clear day in between 2 rainy days. This year's Bok Kai parade in Marysville was held on the perfect day. It was a bit cold on the bike, but it felt perfect walking around. We met at 2-Bits Cafe again for breakfast. My friend from work, Michele, met us and just loved that place. We both had Clara's Favorite omelet. Once we finished, Ed and I headed towards Marysville and found parking on the sidewalk in the Mervyn's parking lot.||There weren't a lot of vendors here this year. Saw nothing I couldn't live without.|
|Ed and I walked around and found the judges
stand. Got this pic of Ed just before we went to the Temple.
|A pic inside the temple. There was a lot smoke and food. It's very ornate and very beautiful inside.|
|The wallpaper on the outside of
the temple is starting to crack and separate.
|This is Angie from my sign language
|The start of the Bok Kai parade.
Just a single gong and a lot of firecrackers.
|Of course, the Shriners on
|These guys were in cool
airplanes. I want one.
|Miss Teen and her court.
|What's wrong with this picture? I
have been in marching band since I was 10, and never once did I see any of
our girls march in high heels!
|This color guard was really nice to see.|
|This dog looks like the dog from
"The Mask" when he had the mask on. His head was so big for his
|Hey, it's Becky and Allen! They were both riding on one of the floats in the parade.|
|The finale.||Lots of firecrackers at the end. Good think I wore earplugs.|