I think Sandy Demarest said, “Let’s do a parade!” and, June Peoples offered to be in charge of the float decorations.
Radio Bob agreed to put a band together, and I talked to Matt Snell at Snell Equipment on Route 56 just outside...
Canton, NY, Jun 04, 2012 — June is National Dairy Month, and this weekend was the annual Dairy Princess Festival and Parade. Despite the crummy weather, the hundreds of people who came out didn't look like they were feeling a drop.
Fire trucks, high school bands, girl scouts, politicians, local businesses and, of course, the Dairy Princess and her court rolled through town, throwing handfuls of candy all along the way. Tasha Haverty got to meet the parade's unofficial tallier of the floats, 11 year-old Ryan Nolan. They send us this postcard. Go to full article
Canton, NY, Jun 06, 2011 — It was a perfect sunny day Saturday, and Canton was out in force for the annual tradition of the Dairy Princess parade. There was dairy royalty, lots of tractors and floats, and plenty to satisfy the sweet tooth. David Sommerstein was there and sent this audio postcard... Go to full article
Jun 11, 2003 — June is National Dairy Month. We go to the sidelines of one of the big events on the annual dairy calendar, the St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess Parade in Canton. Fire engines, tractors, and floats rolled down Main Street on Saturday. David Sommerstein sends this audio montage. Go to full article