The Sulphur Springs Lions Club hosts its 15th Annual Christmas Light Parade Friday at 7:00 pm. Those entering must have decorated with working Christmas lights. The parade will begin at Buford Park. It travels down Connally Street to the square and then north on Church Street and west on Houston Street to Gerald Prim Stadium. The Lighted Christmas Market is also downtown from 5:00 pm to 900 pm Friday. Blue Santa’s elves will collect toys and monetary donations along the parade route.
Friday (Dec 3) is the deadline for families to register for the Hopkins County Blue Santa toy program. Registration can be online at CanHelpOnline.org. Documents needed for upload are proof of Hopkins County residency, birth certificate or proof of school enrollment for each child ages 1-14, proof of income or proof of SNAP, Medicaid, TANF, or CHIPS.
The League Street Church of Christ is sponsoring a Coat Giveaway Friday from 9:00 am until 11:00 am in the Cash Saver Parking Lot on Main Street in Sulphur Springs.
The Northeast Texas Choral Society will have its Annual Christmas Concert from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm Saturday (Dec 4) and 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm Sunday (Dec 5) in the Sulphur Springs High School Auditorium. The program will feature the chorus, soloists, and instrumentalists and feature Christmas classics through the ages. It’s all under the direction of the society’s founder, Carol Allen.
Christmas on Main St will be held Saturday in downtown Sulphur Springsith vendors selling a variety of Christmas décor, handmade items, floral arrangements, gifts, and food items along Main Street. Marlene’s Sass and Class and the Downtown Business Alliance sponsor the market from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Christmas in the Park in Sulphur Springs will have its final evening from 5:30 to 8:00 pm Saturday at Heritage Park and Museum, 416 North Jackson St. Stop by for Christmas carols, meet Santa and visit all the buildings in Heritage Park.