Lion Matt Regan is joined by his family during the parade Sept. 8. He is this year’s Osseo Lion Club President.
Osseo Lion of the Year Bruce Neumann takes his turn in the spotlight during the parade.
Carnival rides were a big hit during the Osseo Lions Roar festivities Sept. 8.
The Osseo Senior High School cheerleaders show off some stunts for the crowd during the parade.
It was perfect day for a Ferris wheel ride at Osseo Lions Roar.
The Osseo-Maple Grove American Legion Color Guard presents the colors at the beginning of the parade.
Osseo Police Chief Tom Hartkopf gives a wave during the Osseo Lions Roar Parade.
The Zuriah Shrine Flyers entertain the Osseo Lions Roar Parade crowd.
The Osseo Masonic Pipe and Drum Band marches along the parade route.
The 2012 Osseo Lions Roar Grand Marshal Char Lake and her husband Bob participate in the Lions Roar Parade on Sept. 8.
Osseo Lions Roar also featured a car show along a portion of Central Avenue.
The Minneapolis Aqua Jesters entertain the crowd during the Osseo Lions Roar Parade.
Performing motorcycle tricks are the Osman Shrine Cycle Corps.
The Maple Grove Senior High School Marching Band marches along the Osseo Lions Roar Parade route.
People attending Osseo Lions Roar could also take part in several carnival games.
The American Legion Riders of the Osseo-Maple American Legion Post 172 take part in the parade.
The Realife Singers of Osseo perform for the crowd on Sept. 8.
The Osseo Fire Department trucks and firefighters greet those watching the Osseo Lions Roar Parade.
The Osseo Senior High School Marching Band gets ready to perform for the crowd during the parade.
The Mooseknuckle Brothers Band entertains the Osseo Lions Roar crowd in the afternoon on Sept. 8.
Crowds gather for food, games and fun in Osseo for the 36th Osseo Lions Roar event.
The 36th annual Osseo Lions Roar festivities took place Friday, Sept. 7 and Saturday, Sept. 8. Some of the events include the Osseo Lions Roar Parade, Bean Bag toss tournament, bands, rides and food. (Photos by Alicia Miller)