CHICAGO (CBS) — The city lit up along Michigan Avenue Saturday during the BMO Harris Magnificent Mile Lights Festival parade.
The parade kicked off at Oak Street and headed south Saturday night.READ MORE: Northwestern Medicine Study Gives Clues About How Long COVID-19 Symptoms Can Linger
Thousands of visitors got to see floats from various sponsors and marching bands from around the country.
And of course, the guest of honor was in attendance: Santa Claus himself.
Kids also eagerly awaited the arrival of famous duo Mickey and Minnie Mouse.MORE NEWS: Retired Chicago-Area Priest Facing Allegations Of Sexually Abusing A Minor Four Decades Ago
It’s estimated that more than 800,000 people attend the festival every year