Multicultural event

Coastal Bend College will hold a multicultural Christmas celebration from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30. Santa Claus will be available for pictures, cost is $6 for two 5x7 inch/one sheet prints. A present raffle will be held for ages infant to 10; tickets also are available for a $1 Christmas basket raffle to be held Dec. 7. The event will include foods and celebrations from different cultures. The public is invited.

Christmas parade

Applications are now available at the Alice Chamber of Commerce for the 26th Annual Christmas Parade. This year's theme is "A Child's Wish" with the parade beginning at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27 from the City Park West on North Cameron Street. Entry deadline is noon Monday. Call 664-3454 for information.