by: Marina Brett

The Forsyth Area Chamber of Commerce invites the public to the 2019 Christmas Palooza this weekend.

On Saturday the chamber is hosting a Reindeer Fun Run around Bull Shoals Lake starting at 9:00 a.m.  Following the Reindeer Run, the chamber is hosting its Christmas Market, which runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Main Street in Forsyth. For this event, there will be bounce houses, kids crafts, and food as well as shopping vendors set up on Main Street, which will be shut down during the event.

Activities continue with  the 49th Annual Forsyth Christmas Parade at 3:30 and conclude with the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Main Street.

Coverage of the Forsyth Parade can be heard live on Saturday on 98.1 FM/AM 1220 KCAX.