Floats, giant balloons, and bands entertained thousands of people who showed up to see Summerlin's Patriotic Parade Monday morning.
More than 30,000 smiling faces packed the streets of Summerlin for the 22nd annual parade, turning it into a sea of red, white and blue.
SLIDESHOW: Summerlin Parade draws thousands
8 News Now Anchors Sherry Swensk and Brian Loftus MC'd the event.
The tradition of the Patriotic Parade is to honor veterans, active military members, and the community. Dozens of colorful and creative floats greeted families and spectators from all over the valley.
"We come almost every year, said Kristen Knight, parade attendee. "We love it."
Fan favorites include the Danza Del Carrizo Dancers, marching bands and inflatables. Several new floats featuring popular movie characters such as Storm Troopers were major crowd-pleasers... Read More