Watch scenes from the ECU Homecoming Parade

Despite the rain, purple and gold spirit swelled in Greenville Saturday morning with the ECU Homecoming Parade.

GO PIRATES! was a popular phrase, as floats, the Marching Pirates and emergency vehicles moved along the parade route down Fifth Street.

Folks at home had a front row seat, as WITN streamed the parade LIVE on

Play the video to watch scenes from the parade.