Almost time for Woollybear 45! See schedule of all the fun events

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VERMILION, Ohio -- You could say a little caterpillar is a really big deal.

This Sunday, September 24, thousands of people will head to Vermilion for the annual Woollybear Festival. It's the 45th year for the huge festival.

**Watch the video, above, to see how the city is getting ready; check out the schedule, below, for all the events**

9am: Kids' Races
10am: Woollybear 500 caterpillar race preliminaries with Big Chuck and Lil John 
11am: King and Queen Woollybear costume judging
Noon: Animal, pet/Woollybear costume judging
1:30pm: Parade.. featuring your FOX 8 favorites
3:45pm: Todd Meany and the Ace Molar band perform
5pm: Finals of Woollybear 500 caterpillar race 
Watch kids' adorable explanations of the Woollybear Festival in the video, below.
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