On Saturday night, July 20, Marine View Drive came alive as hundreds lined the sunny streets of downtown Des Moines for the 60th annual Waterland Festival Parade. Everyone from local dignitaries, cool cars, drill teams, and of course the fun Seafair Clowns and scary Seafair Pirates – and more – participated, and can be seen in the video below. The parade was organized by Matt and Beverly Mahoney, along with Destination Des Moines. It was emceed by Blake and Max Messer, and sponsored by Destination Des Moines, John L Scott Des Moines, Seattle Southside, the City of Des Moines, Recology CleanScapes, BECU, Greenside Recreational Des Moines, The Waterland Blog, Edward Jones – Des Moines and Des Moines Marina Tenants Assn. Here is video of the full parade, as broadcast live on our Facebook page (click here and “Like” our page to get alerts for future live videos): [embed]https://youtu.be/O0HAexmFs94[/embed]]]>