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Dumfries, Va. – Dumfries will ring in the holiday season Saturday with the town’s annual Christmas parade.

The festivities will begin at 1 p.m. in front of town hall on Main Street, and the parade route will follow U.S. 1 to the Dumfries Shopping Center.

Before the parade, Mahogany Books will provide a kid’s literature corner on the second floor fo the community center from noon to 2 p.m.

The Weems-Botts Museum will also host their annual Victorian open house Saturday complete with a Victorian Santa, short tours, music and colonial cider refreshments.