This was the Parade’s 39th year. Aztec dancers, crustpunks on tall bikes, old hippies, socialists and libertarians … all utterly and fully occupying the street and park, celebrating the arrival of warm weather together.
With an October 25, 1987 game seven win over the St. Louis Cardinals, the Minnesota Twins brought the Twin Cities their first major sports championship and turned the cities into a one big, crazy, happy family.
Read more in Peter Schilling’s ‘In ’87 the Twins turned the towns upside down’.
Image courtesy of the Minnesota Twins