Seattle musician Duff McKagan
, DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED
, GUNS N' ROSES
) will be this year's Grand Marshal of the Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade
in downtown Seattle, Washington.
This year's parade takes place tonight (Saturday, July 28) at 7:30 p.m. As always, it starts at Seattle Center and heads downtown along Fourth Avenue on a 2-1/2 mile route.
A couple of photos of Duff
being "knighted" as Grand Marshal of the parade can be seen by following the links below.
is a huge Seattle fan, he loves all things Seattle, including Seafair
. He grew up enjoying the hydroplane races and coming to the Torchlight Parade
President Beth Knox
said in a statement. "He's just a big advocate for all things Seattle. One of the things he's most excited about is being knighted by our Seafair Queen and King Neptune."