A day of festivities is planned for the third annual Light Up Tamms parade, Saturday, Dec. 10, in the Alexander County. Beginning at 2:30 p.m., a craft fair will begin in the Community Center. There is no entry fee, but vendors are asked for a $10 donation. Santa will be available from 3 to 4:30 p.m. for photos. Food and drinks will be for sale from 2:30 to 4:30 at the Food Shack in the park. The Parade lineup starts at 4:30 in the Tamms Community Park, with the parade beginning at 5 p.m. The parade will head south on Front Street and make its way through town. To enter a float or secure a space for the craft/vendor fair, call Sharon Hileman at 618-713-3875. Each float or both is 10$. All proceeds which are raised will go to the Tamms Depot restoration fund.