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Marc McGinnes Walking Tall and In Joy, and Not Just for Summer Solstice

Mainstay of Santa Barbara’s zany Summer Solstice parade hints he may step down, or he may just keep striding ahead

Stan Roden and Phyllis de Picciotto / Noozhawk video

Marc McGinnes recently completed his 41st Santa Barbara Solstice Celebration parade on stilts. The longtime Santa Barbara resident maintains that stilting creates a path to joy and peace.

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