The Sherwood Chamber of Commerce announces that Tracy Allen, principal of Sylvan Hills High School, will be the Grand Marshal of this year’s Christmas parade, which will be held for the first time on a Saturday. The date of the parade is Dec. 1, and the rain date will be following day, on Sunday, Dec. 2.

The Sherwood Advertising and Promotion Commission is once again sponsoring the parade. If you would like more information or to request an entry form, contact Marcia Cook at the Sherwood Chamber office, (501) 835-7600 or email