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77th Rose Festival wraps up with parade

By Layron Livingston - bio | email

TYLER, TEXAS (KLTV) - Mary-Lawson Braken Walden, this year's Rose Queen, took her place atop her float for the annual Rose Parade, Saturday morning.

This year marks the 77th anniversary of the Texas Rose Festival in Tyler.  The events wrapped up with the annual parade. 

Thousands of East Texans lined the parade route to wave at the queen and to see all the people, marching bands, and floats.

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