Santa Claus arrives for the holidays in Watseka and Milford this weekend. Christmas parades welcome entries to make their way along the designated routes.
"Bright Lights Christmas Delights" is this year's theme for the Watseka Parade this (Friday) this evening. It steps off at 7 pm. Juanita and Randy Muller of Designer Homes & Development are the grand marshalls. Both are supporters of the Watseka Area Chamber of Commerce.
Milford is hosting its first-ever Christmas parade Sunday evening at 6 pm. Retired-Reverend Neil Larimore is the parade grand marshall. More entries are welcome. Santa Claus will meet with area children after the parades.