Registration begins Nov. 1 for Richardson’s 47th Annual Christmas Parade, to be held Saturday, Dec. 7 on the east side of Richardson and benefiting Network of Community Ministries. This year’s parade theme is “A Lone Star Christmas.” Individuals and groups are encouraged to interpret the theme with costumes, vehicles and floats.

The registration form and parade rules can be found online. Deadline for registration is Nov. 24. For more information, including how to become a Friend of the Parade and receive reserved seating and a parking pass, contact Heidi Scalice at or 972-744-7850.