Halloween paraders flooded First Street Friday
November 3, 2021
The happiest half hour – well, 45 minutes – in La Conner happened once again last Friday afternoon, when promptly at 3:10 p.m. a Skagit County Sheriff’s Office motorcycle deputy turned his siren and lights on and led the annual Halloween Parade of – literally – kids of all ages down First Street from Morris Street toward Maple Hall.
It was hard to tell who enjoyed it more: the parents, grandparents, town residents gathered to watch on the street, the occasional tourist caught in the commotion, shop owners and staff or the kids.
Everyone basked in an absolutely be...