Even though the parade was canceled, organizers have added a couple big and very visible additions to the event.
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"Our fabulous hot air balloon friends from near and far are coming back."
But a big part of the Old Settlers' weekend of events will not be held due to public health concerns.
Videos include music performances, interviews, documentaries and a radio drama based in 1932 Ferndale.
“This is our opportunity to tell our story about the history of our community and celebrate the things that make Ferndale our special place by the river.”
"In another couple of weeks, we will see the restrictions from the Governor’s “Stay home, Stay safe” order begin to be lifted."
The action was in response to a recommendation from the Whatcom County Health Department to minimize the spread of COVID-19 disease.
This year's parade theme is "Celebrating 125 Years of Memories."
A picnic with vendors and a kids corral, parades, live music, a 5k/2-mile run/walk, classic car show and much more is happening right here in Ferndale.