If you want to get a float in the upcoming Carthage Christmas parade, time is running out to sign up.
Officials are holding the event later in the year than usual and at night, both firsts for the annual holiday tradition. With the big event now taking place place December 8 at 6:00 p.m.
This year's parade will actually incorporate both Carthage and West Carthage, and the night will culminate with a tree-lighting ceremony and fireworks.
Entry forms and further information is online at carthageny.com.