Monday Jul 04 2011 comments Colfax Independence Day Celebration By: Photographs by Kim Palaferri/Colfax Record -A +A Luke Long, 4, grabs yo-yo at the end of the parade. 3 year old Elizabeth Moulton of Colfax takes a ride on her decked out bike in the Kiwanis Little Patriots Parade. The Garden Club of Colfax strolls through town in their decked out VW Bug. Driving is Cathy Kiefer with Carole Pengally riding shotgun. Kaelin Day and Teagan Gardner trade prizes they got after the Kiwanis Little Patriots Parade. 3 year old Hayden Blackmun finishes the parade in style. Dylan Stallions, 6 year old of Colfax, throws a perfect pitch at the dunk tank to sink Ryan Marchi. Jordan Meeks, Melissa Fowlkes-Farrell and Kody Farrell get a stylish ride in this 1964 gold Mustang during the Colfax Lions Club Main Parade. Lauren Wegner gives a wave to parade watchers as she rides with Lindsey Smith along side. Colfax Firefighter Trinidad Garcia drives the 1936 Dodge fire truck which was the original and first fire truck in Colfax. Madelyn and Wayne Boyce carry the banner for the California?s Gold Country Chapter of The National Society Sons of the American Revolution. Mariah Hayes cools off the parade watchers during the heat of the parade. Arrate Alaya in red, Kinsey Goodwin in white, and Jonnie Dore in blue ride a patriot ride in the Colfax Lions Club Main Parade. Michael Howell helps kick off the Colfax Lions Club Main Parade carrying his Muscat bayonet gun who was marching with the California?s Gold Country Chapter of The National Society Sons of the American Revolution Placer County Deputy Sheriff Batine Ramirez and Andrew Scott, Sergeant Placer County Sheriff of Colfax, clear Main Street and Grass Valley Street so that the Colfax Lions Club Main Parade can start.i. Spencer Hughes overcomes a fear of snakes at the Colfax Independence Day and pets Voldemort, a red tail boa constrictor, held by owner Alien. Two year old Zane Wayland stops with Grandpa Brian Wayland to say howdy to the clowns, Ed Marson and Kendal Quinn during the Colfax Independence Day Celebration on July 3rd. Mary Jane Zimmerman of Colfax brings her grandson Drew Bonds who is visiting from Tacoma, Washington down to the Colfax Independence Celebration that had music, 2 parades and cotton candy. He?s only six years old but he can compete with the big boys. Richard Crabtree crosses the line during the Dowhill Derby at 13 miles per hour. Jadon Hodges of Chicago Park plays with a wind wheel toy at the Colfax Independence Day celebration. The Colfax Independence Day celebration brings smiles and happy spirits to the streets of Colfax on Sunday, July 3rd. Lulu Rosprim gets a workout with Studio Z during the Colfax Lions Club Main Parade.