Darth Vader shows he's just a big softy during Saturday's Peach Festival 2012 grand parade in Penticton.

Darth Vader shows he's just a big softy during Saturday's Peach Festival 2012 grand parade in Penticton.

Downtown delighted by Penticton Peach Festival grand parade

Photos from one of B.C.'s best known and loved parades

The weather was grade and the crowd was thick for the 2012 edition of the Penticton Peach Festival grand parade on Saturday.

It took about an hour for the assembly to pass by Nanaimo Square on its way to the SS Sicamous. Winners of the prizes for best floats were not immediately available.