We headed out fairly early this day, thinking we could get a walk in before the sun blasted us back home. We like to try to avoid the downpours in the afternoons, too, if we can.
You're looking at unique decorations representing our City ...shawls, baskets, spinning wool, hats, clothes...
We peeked through the Church gates and a private ceremony was in process. We'll have to come back on a Sunday.
The young lady carrying her is dressed in a traditional outfit from Otavalo.
Hot, bright sun.
Santa and his helpers are here!
Lots of Santa hats.
A family member is carrying her gold wings, off camera.
Many of the children are already wearing their special holiday outfits.