The Turning Point Parade & Festival

Schuylerville, N.Y.

18th Annual Turning Point Parade in Schuylerville

Commemorating a turning point, the eighteenth annual Turning Point Parade kicked off this afternoon in Schuylerville -- under cloudy skies and rainfall -- but, there was still a pretty good turn-out.The parade serves as a public reminder of the importance of this area in the history of our country.It was in the Battle of Saratoga that America won its independence -- defeating the British army in 1777.Also honored Sunday were the dedicated volunteers who maintain area fire and rescue services.The parade is now one of the largest in upstate New York.

Posted by turningpointparade001 on March 16, 2013 at 10:25 AM 4300 Views