Ashley Wells (left), 5, and Vega Johnson (center), 5, wait for their balloon orders to be filled by Terry Shier during 4th of July festivities held at Shannon Park.
A marching band is an essential component of any 4th of July parade and the Kaufman Roaring Lions Marching Band filled the bill during the most recent parade offering on Wednesday.
Red, White and Blue were the colors of the day for 4th of July festivities held at Shannon Park, including this large version of 'Old Glory' the flew overhead.
Lyla Gent, 4, and her dog Sgt. Pepper, walked the sidewalk on the square while waiting for the start of the Kaufman 4th of July parade Wednesday.
Saul Velasquez was Grand Marshal of the annual 4th of July parade.
Wynn Sandberg and his daughter Taylor, 7, were ready for the annual Kaufman 4th of July parade Wednesday.
Aiden Crowley, 2, of Kaufman takes a ride with his mom along the 4th of July parade route Wednesday.
Seven-month-old Brody Carter of Kaufman had one of the best seats on the town square for the Kaufman 4th of July parade held Wednesday.
Dean Wester, 22-months-old, enjoys her loli-pop while she waits to see an old-fashioned Texas 4th of July parade Wednesday.
Mayor Bill Fortner and his wife Norma represented the City of Kaufman during the annual 4th of July parade on Wednesday.
Molly Boles, 9 months old, was decked out in patriotic fashion by her parents Heather and Tim Boles. The Talty-area family was on hand for the Kaufman 4th of July parade Wednesday.
The Kaufman Police Department not only controlled a lot of the parade route, they took part in the annual 4th of July parade itself.
Ryan Heustis, 8, of Kaufman reaches the top of the rock climb at Shannon Park during 4th of July festivities held there.
Shonda Lloyd took son Tyler Lloyd, 10, Zachary Bryant, 5, and Morgan Campbell, 6, to the annual Kaufman 4th of July parade Wednesday.
Shonda Lloyd and her sister Ashli Bryant had a good time together during 4th of July festivities at Shannon Park.
Even Uncle Sam took part in the annual Kaufman 4th of July parade Wednesday.
You can't have a 4th of July parade, as Kaufman did, without having a Veterans of Foreign Wars float. Local VFW Post No. 3905 was in the annual parade.
Joshua Pedroza, 9, of Kaufman was enjoying his summer away from Phillips Elementary School. He took a ride down the water slide at Shannon Park during 4th of July festivities held there.
Darlene Kocher and Layla Rayo, 9, wait patiently for the parade and Kocher proves that the kids weren't the only ones dressing in a patriotic fashion.