(WJBK) - A gathering is taking place this weekend in Detroit in attempts to break a world record.
Presented by UglyChristmasSweater.com, everyone is invited to come to Detroit's Beacon Park on Saturday, December 9 to help break the record for the largest gathering of people wearing holiday sweaters and jumpers.
Currently, the record is 3,473 people that gathered at the Kansas Athletics vs. Montana men's basketball game on Dec. 19, 2015 in Lawrence, KS.
Participants will be asked to convene at DTE Energy's Beacon Park on the corner of Cass and Grand River in Detroit at 6:30 p.m. to begin the process of getting participants in place for the official count. UglyChristmasSweater.com will also be on site selling an assortment of holiday sweaters to anyone needing approved attire.