Indira Reichner, 3, of Sequim, pulls a wagon carrying chickens in the Kids Parade on May 4. The youngster took first place in the parade’s pets category. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Indira Reichner, 3, of Sequim, pulls a wagon carrying chickens in the Kids Parade on May 4. The youngster took first place in the parade’s pets category. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Irrigation Festival’s Kid Parade shows there’s ‘No Place Like Home’

By Michael Dashiell

Sequim Gazette

Madelyn Schroeder, left, marches in the 2019 Kids Parade on May 4, joined here by Irrigation Festival Queen Emily Silva. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Madelyn Schroeder, left, marches in the 2019 Kids Parade on May 4, joined here by Irrigation Festival Queen Emily Silva. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Sequim twins Tokgnar, left, and Tungsten Davis prep their kazoos for the Kids Parade with Vern Fosket, Sequim High School band director. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Sequim twins Tokgnar, left, and Tungsten Davis prep their kazoos for the Kids Parade with Vern Fosket, Sequim High School band director. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Dressed up as characters from “The Wizard of Oz” to go along with the Irrigation Festival’s 2019 theme, “There’s No Place Like Home,” Glenna Krieger, right, and Sheriff take part in Saturday’s Kids parade, joined here by Sarah Cary-Krieger. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Dressed up as characters from “The Wizard of Oz” to go along with the Irrigation Festival’s 2019 theme, “There’s No Place Like Home,” Glenna Krieger, right, and Sheriff take part in Saturday’s Kids parade, joined here by Sarah Cary-Krieger. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Olivia West, 12, of Sequim, along with her pony, Chrome, take part in Saturday’s Kids Parade. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

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