2021 Lions Club Parade

Parade watchers lined up in front of the different shops in town, with a few peeking their heads out of windows to see the festivities. Photo by Christina Manuel

Parade watchers lined up in front of the different shops in town, with a few peeking their heads out of windows to see the festivities. Photo by Christina Manuel

Alongside the marching band, the Mariposa County High School cheerleaders — with their mascot, of course — stopped during their march down to perform their routine before the Lions Club members and the parade judges. Photo by Christina Manuel

Alongside the marching band, the Mariposa County High School cheerleaders — with their mascot, of course — stopped during their march down to perform their routine before the Lions Club members and the parade judges. Photo by Christina Manuel

The Mariposa County High School band marched down Highway 140 while playing a rendition of “Safe and Sound,” a popular alternative song by Capital Cities that debuted in 2013. Photo by Allen Laman

The Mariposa County High School band marched down Highway 140 while playing a rendition of “Safe and Sound,” a popular alternative song by Capital Cities that debuted in 2013. Photo by Allen Laman

Joann and Duane Williams rode in this year’s grand marshals car during the parade on Sept. 4. Joann was presented with flowers by the Lions Club Labor Day Parade before riding off to complete the rest of their route. Photo by Christina Manuel

Joann and Duane Williams rode in this year’s grand marshals car during the parade on Sept. 4. Joann was presented with flowers by the Lions Club Labor Day Parade before riding off to complete the rest of their route. Photo by Christina Manuel

Colorguard members carry flags in front of all other floats at last weekend’s Lions Club parade. Photo by Allen Laman

Colorguard members carry flags in front of all other floats at last weekend’s Lions Club parade. Photo by Allen Laman

During the parade Mariposa County Sheriff Jeremy Briese personally announced to the community his plans to run for reelection. Photo by Christina Manuel

During the parade Mariposa County Sheriff Jeremy Briese personally announced to the community his plans to run for reelection. Photo by Christina Manuel

Ron Ritchie dressed as Fred Flintstone and piloted a float resembling the Cavemobile. Photo by Allen Laman

Ron Ritchie dressed as Fred Flintstone and piloted a float resembling the Cavemobile. Photo by Allen Laman

Jasmine Lopez, Miss Yosemite Valley’s Outstanding Teen, smiles and waves to parade onlookers last Saturday. Photo by Allen Laman

Jasmine Lopez, Miss Yosemite Valley’s Outstanding Teen, smiles and waves to parade onlookers last Saturday. Photo by Allen Laman

Tillyanna Healey (left) and Daniele Turck (right) carry Mariposa County Rodeo Royalty flags through downtown Mariposa on horseback. Photo by Allen Laman

Tillyanna Healey (left) and Daniele Turck (right) carry Mariposa County Rodeo Royalty flags through downtown Mariposa on horseback. Photo by Allen Laman

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