Recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World, around 9am Saturday morning, 100s of Twins started marching on the Ravenna Road to celebrate the 43rd edition of Twins Days Festival.
Local officials, law enforcement personnel, council representatives, Twinsburg High School Marching Band along with other commercial participants lead the parade but it was ultimately the twins who took over the parade.
Twins Days Festival is celebrated during August every year. Festival runs from August 2nd till August 4th this year with events and festival activities.
Twins Days Festival was first celebrated in 1976 as part of the bicentennial celebrations and a day was dedicated for Twins.
In the second year, 38 sets of twins had participated in the festival and continue to celebrate every year. Around 77,000 sets of twins and multiples have attended since 1976.