...but the Christmas parade took place after dark so the pictures were scarce.
Earlier we had fireworks for Guy Fawkes' Day
You can just about make out the pier in the background. It didn't burn down.
There is always a summer carnival and its parade.
These two little girls had very little idea of what was going on but they marched to their own beat and seemed to enjoy it enormously.
But of course this year the big celebration came when:
...the Olympic torch relay came to town.
It was party time!!! Even at 9 o'clock in the morning.
A two-in-one post for the Photo Hunts.