LIBERTY - A parade, tree lighting, arts and crafts, entertainment, and shopping will be part of a two-day celebration Dec. 5-6 to open the Christmas holidays.
"A Celebration of Liberty" is the theme of the parade that will march through the downtown section at 7 p.m. Dec. 5. The parade will assemble at 5:30 p.m. at Gate Way Park, and entries will be judged at 6:15 p.m. The parade will feature Santa Claus.
Floats and non-float divisions will be judged. Cash prizes will be given in each category.
A trophy will be given for first place in the business division. Judging will be 20 percent each for best use of lights, theme, originality, creativity and overall.
Registration forms can be picked up at Liberty/Casey County Chamber of Commerce at Gate Way Park or call Jodi Atwood at (606) 787-6463 for more information. Entries must register in advance.