Paul Bunyan Grand Parade Award Winners

Floats from Olympic Peninsula communities took home awards at the 2018 Mason County Forest Festival 74th Paul Bunyan Grand Parade Saturday.

Out of 90 entries, the McCleary Bear Festival won the Grand Sweepstakes Award; the Queen’s Choice Award went to the Sequim Irrigation Festival; Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July took the Grand Marshal’s Award; and the President’s Award went to the Hoquiam Logger’s Playday.

Other award winners:

School Bands
1 Sumner High School Band
2 North Mason Band

Community Non-Motorized
1 Miss Mason Area Pageant
2 Highlanders Drill Team
3 USS Nimitz Honor Guard
4 North Queens Drill Team

Community Motorized
1 Afifi Shriners
2 Paul Bunyan, & Babe the Blue Ox
3-Tie Relay for Life
3-Tie Friends of Will & Joe

Car Clubs
1 Kitsap Mustang Club
2 Yesteryear Car Club

1 Miss Rodeo, Beth Snyder
2 Equestrienne of Mason County

1 Mason PUD 3
2 The Electrician, A Family Company, LLC

Chairman’s Award

Creativity Award
Manke Lumber

Novelty Award
Southside School

Spirit Award
Olympic Middle School Band