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The Lake Parade Returns to Geneva After Six Years of Interruption

The Lake Parade returned to Geneva on Saturday after a six-year hiatus, attracting thousands of techno-enthusiasts and onlookers. Fifteen floats with over 150 DJs drove around the Geneva lake at a slow pace, with around 20,000 people dancing and celebrating in the heat of 34 degrees. The festivities continued on Sunday with a smaller brunch and activities for children. The last Lake Parade in 2017 drew 300,000 people in one day.

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