The Somers Parade Committee chose “Let Freedom Ring” for the 2018 parade theme and Tony and Maureen Schauer as this year’s Grand Marshalls. They are dedicated, long-time residents of Somers, serving on the Somers Volunteer Fire Department and Somers Parade Committee, and working the election polls to name a few examples of their commitment their community.
The Parde Committee report is available here.
Photos of the parade:
The parade is very popular with kids as they await eagerly for candy to be thrown from floats. Source: Village of Somers.
Boys Scouts handed flags to on-lookers at the start of the parade. Source: Village of Somers.
Children, awaiting candies, go in the spirit of the parade waving American flags at the passing floats. Source: Village of Somers.
Somers elected officials throw candies to kids. Source: Village of Somers.