Maynard’s annual Christmas Parade was started back in the late 1960’s by a wonderful fellow named Phil Bohunicky. Phil passed away in 2004 but the parade is now firmly embedded in the culture of the town (and hats off to the Rotary Club and others who keep Phil’s tradition alive.)
Today was pretty close to a perfect day for a parade. It wasn’t too cold (right around freezing), there was a bit of snow in the air now and then, and plenty of people came to watch.
I intended to record some audio as well and make a multimedia presentation out of this, but, alas, that didn’t work out. Maybe next year. Parades are tough!
A full set of photos from the parade can be found on my community gallery: community.dmg-photography.com
Here’s a sampling of a few that I particularly like…