On Saturday May 5th, the Wenathcee Youth Circus proudly marched in the 2012 Apple Blossom Grand Parade.
Below are some pictures of the event taken by Barbe Eggerud and Rachel Henkes.
Guppo (WYC Founder & Director) & Brandon (Lead Trainer)
Guppo & Floater speak with Trappeze artist Cole and his mom Pam
Marisity, aka "Checkers the Clown"
Darwynn, aka "Spike"
Brandon securing the rigging as his dad Charlie watches
Kimberly and Courtney on the trapeze.
Ashley in circus colors
Ashley & Spike (Darwynn) and Ashley's contrast in hair-dues
Ashley, Darwynn (Spike) and Daniel (Zman) wait for the parade to start
Jester the Clown stares the camera down
Lollie (Ana), Smiley and KaytElise on the flatbed before the parade
Zack as "The Cat in the Hat"
The Cat in the Hat (Zack) is on the prowl
Mr. Mellon Collie with Guppo the Clown in background
Mr. Mellon Collie's backside "Target"
The circus applauds the Apollo Club's serenade
Courtney on the swing with Mr. Friendly and the gang
Saebrianne practicing her growl
Chris & Taylor and the gang
Taylor and the gang
Nathan, Christine and Mr. Friendly
Izaiah driving a BIG truck
Emily watches as Billy juggles before the start of the parade
Picasso waves to the crowd
Ava as "Lollie the Candy Clown"
Chris & Tommie before the parade
Daniel as "Z-man" high-fiving the crowd while riding his unicycle
Picasso the Clown (Natalie) is up to no good with that paint can
Picasso, Izaiah and Christine wave to the crowd
Mitchell juggling down the parade route
Daniel & McKenzie
Daniel & McKenzie
Ring Announcer Ali waving to the crowd
Ali with a big heart
Chris with a circus due
Billy walking the parade route with his brother Chris on his shoulders
Billy with a standing back-flip on top of the avenue apple
Smiley the Clown before the Parade
Kimberly on the trapeze swing
Courtney on the trapeze swing
Cat in the Hat (Zack) & Mr. K. Anoodle (James) strategize on "Painting"
Mitchell juggling before the parade
Marisity in her warm coat
KaytElise, Ali, Hayden and Landon riding in the Parade 2012
McKenzie & Shylin
Nathan, Picasso (Natalie), Izaiah and Christine
The Cat in the Hat's "Tail"
Jasmine in the middle
Guppo the Clown
Guppo the Clown wishing the crowd a good day!