Runners and walkers get out to a fast pace in support of Colo’s own Grayson Kohlwes and the MDA on Saturday morning.

Sofie Kaiser and Henry Moses are crowned princess and prince for the festival on Friday night at the Firehouse.

Megan Carlson and Charlie jump through hoops for the audience during the Colo the Dog contest.

Kenzie Niemeyer and the Colo-NESCO marching band perform the national anthem during Saturday’s parade.

Colo the Dog contest participant, Skylar Vanhouweling, takes to the stage with her dog, Sydney.

LeAnn Anderson and Brielle Alman walk the parade route with the Girl Scouts.

The Kaiser Family’s “Clover” is crowned this year’s Colo the Dog.

Dennis Clatt puts one down at the sand volleyball tournament Saturday.

Megan Walker tries out her donkey-racing skills at Friday Night’s main event.

Jack Cady thoroughly enjoys the water fights at the firehouse after a warm and sticky day.

Photos by Sandy Cutler