The Charleston Christmas Parade will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.
The parade will begin at the corner of Court and Washington streets, continue down Court Street to Washington Street and then take a left onto Virginia Street, coordinator Cari Chafin said.
The parade will then head up Virginia Street, turn onto Capitol Street and end at Donnally Street.
The number of participants has grown from 72 last year to 86 this year, Chafin said.
All eight Kanawha County high school marching bands will participate. Mayor Danny Jones and several city council members will also march. Santa Claus will also be on hand.