Despite the on-and-off rain showers, the numbers are looking good so far for the Buc Days Carnival.

As of the end of the day on Sunday, just over 14,000 people came through the carnival gates. This weekend's numbers are expected to be even bigger.

Meanwhile, people are already staking out their spots on Leopard Street for the big Illuminated Night Parade.

Kiii News Reporter Brian Burns went Live from the carnival site with more on this year's preparations.