The times and dates for the annual Christmas tree lighting and parade are coming up soon.

According to the Midland Reporter-Telegram, both events will be happening in the first two weeks of December.

The annual Christmas tree lighting will happen at 6 p.m. on December 2, 2017 at Wadley-Barron Park at 1001 N. A Street.

The Midland Christmas parade will be the following weekend on December 9, 2017 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

There is still time to get your organization into the Christmas parade, just fill out a request form or call 432-685-7379. Parade entry requests will be accepted until December 7.