• While Christian Rocha mans the wheel, his sister, Abigail Rocha makes sure they leave plenty of bubbles in their wake during the July 4th Children’s Parade held Monday on Marktplatz. The pair won the prize for “Most Patriotic Motorized Vehicle.”
  • The “Most Patriotic Pet” - Maggie - is walked by Kendall Carta, 9, of Del Rio.
  • Brazos Worrell carries on his family’s tradition of a strong showing of patriotism during Monday’s annual Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary-sponsored children’s parade on Marktplatz appearing as an American bald eagle – complete with nest, wings and mock bird calls. He won the prize for “Most Patriotic Wagon.” –Standard-Radio Post/Lisa Treiber-Walter
  • Emma Windham, 2, of Fredericksburg has smooth sailing aboard the S.S. Windham.

Fun on the Fourth

4th of July Children's parade

Children had the chance to show off their patriotic spirit at the annual children's parade at Marktplatz. Winner are below.

Most Patriotic Girl:Emily Zamora

Most Patriotic Boy:Sawyer Knas

Most Patriotic Wagon:Brazos Worrell

Most Patriotic Group: Lana, Melanie and Matthew Wilcox

Most Patriotic Pet: Kendall Carta with "Maggie"

Most Patriotic Motorized:Christian and Abigail Rocha

Most Patriotic Girls' Bike: Charlotte Kordzik

Most Patriotic Boys' Bike: Axel Proeger

"Unlce Sam":Whit Bierschwale

"Miss Liberty": Milana Parker

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