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Ready for Woollybear? Check out the schedule of events for the fun-filled festival

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VERMILION, Ohio-- Are you ready for Woollybear? It's the 43rd year for the largest one-day festival in Ohio.

Our Dick Goddard is once again bringing you all the fun from downtown Vermilion. It's coming up this Sunday, Oct. 4.

Check out the list of events and times below:

  • 9am: Kids' Race
  • 10am: Woollybear 500 Caterpillar Race preliminaries with Big Chuck and Lil John
  • 11am: King and Queen Woollybear Costume Judging
  • 12pm: Animal/Pet Woollybear Costume Judging
  • 1:30pm: Woollybear Parade featuring FOX 8 personalities, high school bands and more 
  • 3:45pm: Ace Molar with FOX 8's Todd Meany performs
  • 5pm: Woollybear 500 Caterpillar Race finals/ Official Woollybear Winter Weather Prediction

**Click here for more from the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce**

See the parade route below:

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We hope to see you there! **See video of last year's Woollybear Festival in the video above**

**CHECK OUT more on the legendary Woollybear Festival right here**

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