While the parade got off to a little bit of a late start, a crowd of thousands lining Greenwood Avenue and 85th patiently waited to see this annual Seafair tradition. It started off with the kids parade:
Followed by the Seattle Police Motorcycle Drill Team, which gets the crowd riled up, including one kid who tried to get a high-five from one of the officers before his dad pulled him to the side.
The Navy Band Northwest was all precision:
And of course, what parade would be complete without the Seafair Clowns?
Nice herbal wreath, dude.
Update: Lots more photos from Seattle Daily Photo on Flickr here.