Mother Nature surely tried, but even she couldn't dampen the spirits of the thousands of spectators who lined the streets of Mandan for the annual Independence Day Parade.Even with a late start, Bis-Man's American spirit was out in full force on the Fourth of July, and it was quite impressive to see!

I would dare to say that Mandan's Independence Day celebration ranks near the top of any in the country, and that's because of you! Take a look at our pictures - did we find you?