Thousands crowded downtown Chatham Wednesday for the town's annual July 4 parade. The Chatham Independence Day parade committee released the award winners on Thursday.
In the overall awards, third place went to the Friends of Monomoy; second place to Bog Lane Farm; and the top award winner was Phillips Farm Family.
Other award winners were:
Best Youth: Monomoy Regional School District.
Most Patriotic: Bog Lane Farm.
Best Small Float: Fishermen's Daughter
Best Large Float: Kathleen Kelly and Jenn Gilmartin
Best Civic: Wild Care
Funniest: The Fitgerald Family
Best Family: Magner Family.
The awards will be given out at the July 16 board of selectmen's meeting.
Click here to see a gallery of photos from the festive event, and watch next week's paper for more photos.