The 18th Annual Ooltewah/Collegedale Spirit of Christmas Parade will be held Sunday, Dec. 3, at 3 p.m.
on Little Debbie Parkway.
After the parade, a special holiday market and Spirit of Christmas Celebration will be held at Cambridge Square from 4-6 p.m.
"We want this to be the biggest and best parade ever," said parade organizer Steve Ray.
"Our community has grown and this will be a great chance to show off all the great entities here in this part of Hamilton County."
Any group interested in participating can sign up at Steve Ray's Midnite Oil or The Samaritan Center. Sign up can also be done at www.spiritofchristmastn.com
"There is at $25 registration fee and all that money goes to The Samaritan Center right here in our community," Mr. Ray said.
He added, "The work The Samaritan Center does is incredible."
For more information, call 643-1111