Cherokee's "Wonderful World of Christmas Parade" is scheduled through historical downtown Cherokee at 6 p.m. tonight.
Floats will have a Christmas theme, colorful lighting, and music, and the annual Parade's overall theme is "Wonderful World of Christmas."
Judging of the Parade entries will be done during the Parade and awards will be given for the best use of lights, and overall creativity. The entries will be judged in two categories - Non-Profit and Business.
The annual "Wonderful World of Christmas Parade" route will begin on West Main Street at the County Courthouse, and proceed east down Main Street to Euclid Avenue, where it will disband.
This year's parade line-up will feature the following entries:
VFW & Auxiliary
Cherokee Chamber of Commerce float featuring the "Scrooge Contest" winner
Cherokee Fire Department
Cherokee State Bank
Cherokee Regional Medical Center
Letsche's Bike Shop
Vietnam Veterans of America
Cherokee Veteran Affairs
Knight's of Columbus
C&L Taxi - Big Red Bus
Meriden Evangelical Free Church
Northstar Community Credit Union
Cherokee County Farm Bureau
Powder Players Snowmobile Club
State Savings Bank
Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Little Sioux Red Power
Hy-Vee Distribution Center
Cleghorn Quasquicentennial Committee
Meriden Fire Department
Tyson Deli, Inc.
Cherokee Community Schools
Memorial Presbyterian Church
Boy Scouts of America Troop 199
Santa and Mrs. Claus