The first of four Cheyenne Frontier Days 2018 Grand Parades entertained several thousand people in downtown Cheyenne on Saturday morning.

Marching bands, floats, prancing horses people in historical costumes, cowboys and local and state politicians made their way through downtown Cheyenne, continuing a CFD tradition that dates back to the1920s.

The second such parade will step off at 9 a.m. Tuesday along the same parade route.

The final two parades for 2018 will be held on Thursday and Saturday (July 26 and 28).