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Town & Country parade brings out a big crowd

  • For 85 years VFW Post #3479 has been showing their support for veterans in and around Eldorado.

    For 85 years VFW Post #3479 has been showing their support for veterans in and around Eldorado.
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  • Eldorado Mayor Rocky James and the city council take a ride on this hot parade day.

    Eldorado Mayor Rocky James and the city council take a ride on this hot parade day.
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  • Mike Sullivan driving his beautiful 1957 Chevy Bel Air in the Town & Country Day parade.

    Mike Sullivan driving his beautiful 1957 Chevy Bel Air in the Town & Country Day parade.
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  • The parade is reflected in 7-month-old Nolen Barger's sunglasses.

    The parade is reflected in 7-month-old Nolen Barger's sunglasses.
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  • Here comes the Gallatin High School marching band!

    Here comes the Gallatin High School marching band!
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  • The Straitgate Missionary float, "Here Comes The Son," won first place in the church youth group division. Band members are Brenna Miles, Cassidy Rice, Tasha Barger, Curtis Rice on guitar, and drummer Chris Miles.

    The Straitgate Missionary float, "Here Comes The Son," won first place in the church youth group division. Band members are Brenna Miles, Cassidy Rice, Tasha Barger, Curtis Rice on guitar, and drummer Chris Miles.
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  • State Rep. Patrick Windhorst walks the parade, tossing goodies and greeting constituents.

    State Rep. Patrick Windhorst walks the parade, tossing goodies and greeting constituents.
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  • People's National Bank brings out the old classic fire truck for the parade.

    People's National Bank brings out the old classic fire truck for the parade.
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  • Ridgway's Christmas Village, with a reminder that the holidays are fast approaching.

    Ridgway's Christmas Village, with a reminder that the holidays are fast approaching.
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  • Dave and Debbie Malledy brought their granddaughter Kimber to her first parade.

    Dave and Debbie Malledy brought their granddaughter Kimber to her first parade.
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  • Riding in the parade is always mega fun when you get to throw candy. The helpers are Wrendon Rice, Givson Miles, LeStat Newsome, Cason Newsome and Talley Barger.

    Riding in the parade is always mega fun when you get to throw candy. The helpers are Wrendon Rice, Givson Miles, LeStat Newsome, Cason Newsome and Talley Barger.
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  • Crowds line up along both sides of the street to get a good view of the parade.

    Crowds line up along both sides of the street to get a good view of the parade.
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  • Marsha Shull photoKrystal Lamprich, queen of the 2021 Town & Country Days, is riding high in the parade.

    Marsha Shull photoKrystal Lamprich, queen of the 2021 Town & Country Days, is riding high in the parade.

  • Larry and Louise Lewis wave to friends while their granddaughter Talley Barger passes out candy to the kids along the parade route.

    Larry and Louise Lewis wave to friends while their granddaughter Talley Barger passes out candy to the kids along the parade route.
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updated: 9/21/2021 10:44 PM

One of the most anticipated aspects of Eldorado Town & Country Days is the annual parade. It was a hot day on Saturday, but if that caused people to stay home, it wasn't noticeable.