PHOTOS: Scenes from the colorful, lively Waterland Parade


On Saturday, the Waterland Parade wound its way through Des Moines, filling the streets with colorful sights, kids of all ages, marching bands, politicians, bikers, drill teams, and of course everybody’s favorite – the Seafair Pirates!

Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer was on hand, and he took these photos (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):

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“Misters” following the Kennedy Catholic High School marching band kept the band cool.

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