The Coast Guard color guard starts the parade every year.
The crowd on Park Street always enjoys the parade.
Cafe Jolie's float won the Mayor's Trophy this year.
Los Amigos Vaqueros represented Mexican culture in the parade.
More than a thousand runners participated in this year's R.A.C.E. just prior to the parade.
The East Bay Toishan Association joined the festivities.
The Sikh Riders of America thrilled the crowd near Webster Street.
Giant soccer balls were a theme this year.
Mayor Spencer both ran in the R.A.C.E. and returned for a second pass on the parade route in the back of a convertible.
Webster Street is the last stop on the parade route.
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