Parade kicks off 2010 Westerner Days (video / photo gallery)

Organizers and attendees couldn't have asked for better weather to kick off Red Deer's 2010 Westerner Days.

A man smiles as he drives a miniature fire truck past the crowd during the Westerner Days parade that weaved through downtown Red Deer Wednesday morning.

A man smiles as he drives a miniature fire truck past the crowd during the Westerner Days parade that weaved through downtown Red Deer Wednesday morning.



Organizers and attendees couldn’t have asked for better weather to kick off Red Deer’s 2010 Westerner Days.

Thousands of people packed the downtown for the parade, which featured dozens of colourful floats, live music and skill demonstrations.