The Morning Journal (Lorain, OH)

Come and Enjoy the Woollybear Parade


Vermilion’s Woollybear Parade is one of the largest parades in the state of Ohio. It starts at 1:30 pm and lasts approximat­ely 2 hours.

Please remember streets will close at 12:30pm so plan accordingl­y.

Featuring many radio and television personalit­ies including Dick Goddard and the Fox8 News Team.

Parade participan­ts include: Woollybear kids and pets, many marching bands with nearly 2,000 musicians radio and TV personalit­ies vintage automobile­s, floats animals, festival queens clowns and much more!

Parade heads east on Liberty Ave., starting at Grand St., then turns right on Sandusky St., then right onto South St., ending at Decatur St.

There are two Woollybear Festival areas in the center of historic downtown Vermilion, Ohio. One is at Victory Park on Rt. 60 (S. Main St.) north of Ohio St. The second is in Exchange Park at the corner of Rt. 60 (N. Main St.) and Rt. 6 (Liberty Ave.). The Woollybear Festival areas consist of entertainm­ent, food booths, craft booths, and merchant sales. Woollybear T-shirts, Woollybear sweatshirt­s, and Woollybear hats will be available at the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce stand. Various entertaine­rs are at the main stage throughout the day. Parade commentary by Dick Goddard of Fox 8 occurs at the reviewing stand. See VermilionO­ for Woollybear Festival updates.

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