A "Salute to Christmas" is this year's theme for Hartford's Christmas Parade.
It's scheduled for Saturday, November 11 at 3 p.m. in downtown Hartford.
Santa is coming, according to Hartford Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Kate Carroll.
"You'll find Santa in the steam locomotive caboose. He'll be available to meet the kids before the parade."
The Santa Train will be on the tracks at the corner of Main Street and Wisconsin in the city of Hartford from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The Downtown Holiday Open House is also a big part of the day, on November 11.
Hartford Union High School will also be a busy place. It's the Hartford Lions Pancake Day, which begins at 7:30 a.m. along with the Hartford Women's Club Great Craft Expo from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.