Having missed most of Oktoberfest, I made up for it by taking hundreds of pictures at the parade downtown on the final day. The hard part is choosing which ones to post here; even after culling, there are far more than I usually put in one blog post, so I will split this into two posts.
Here's a video so you can experience the parade vicariously.
And here are the photos. The first group in the parade was a perfectly ordinary marching band - because a parade is not a parade without one!
To be continued...