MIDLAND, Texas (KMID/KPEJ)- City of Midland Parks and Recreation will host the Lighted Christmas Parade this Saturday. The festive event will begin at 6:30 p.m. 

Preparations for the annual event will prompt road closures throughout the downtown area.  Road closures for the Lighted Christmas Parade will start at 3:30 p.m. on December 10 at the following intersections:

  • Texas Ave. & Big Spring St.
  • Cuthbert Ave. & Colorado St.
  • Big Spring & Wall St.
  • Big Spring & W. Missouri Ave.
  • S. Loriane St. & W. Missouri
  • Wall St. & S. Loraine St.

The intersections along the route will also be closed to traffic leading up to the start time until the end of the Lighted Christmas Parade. The parade will start on the east side of the YMCA parking lot with the following route:

  • North on Whitaker St.
  • East on Cuthbert Ave.
  • South on Main St.
  • West on Ohio Ave.
  • South on Colorado St.

The parade will end at Colorado Ave. and Missouri Ave.