Marching Back to The Old West

Salinans enjoyed a slice of America Saturday as an “All American” parade marched down Santa Fe Avenue to lead into an Old West street festival.


An old chuck wagon was on display with its many wares and kitchen tools.


Old and young alike jammed onto the block in front of the Smoky Hill Museum for the Street Fair’s music and throwback activities.

Above: Roping School, young Sam from Salina gets a lesson on how to rope a steer.


Living historian Nolan Sump portrayed a German immigrant farmer from the 1880’s.


One of the many tractors rolling by on Santa Fe Ave.


Following the parade, the day’s festivities included music from four live bands, a chili cook-off and make and take crafts for kids.