Atwater parade celebrates the Fourth of July
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- People from across the Valley gathered in Atwater Monday morning for an Independence Day parade. The Atwater High School marching band helped put people in a festive mood despite the heat.
Hundreds of residents lined the streets and set up tents and carried umbrellas to help shade themselves from the extreme heat.
An estimated 40,000 people took part in last year's parade and other Fourth of July activities in Atwater.
The fun continued throughout the day Monday with a festival at Ralston Park and then a concert and fireworks show Monday night.
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