There are few words with these photographs, so you can make up your own back story.
A hoop skirt is carried through the streets.
A few people enjoy the feast - the others look on enviously.
Too much beer?
None of the people involved look very thrilled about this big day. Maybe it's a cultural difference, or maybe it's just hard to live in this village. At least the kids look like they're having fun.
I hope you have fun this Memorial Day Weekend! Try not to look glum in pictures. Unless that's your thing.