The Starks Memorial VFW Post 4759 will hold its annual Christmas parade at 2:00 pm., Dec. 1 in Starks. The VFW Post is located at 4402 Hwy 12. The parade will start at the VFW post, where free gumbo will be served following the parade. The Ladies Auxiliary will sponsor the event.

There will also be a dance from 9:00 pm until 1:00 am. Cover charges are $8 for singles and $15 for couples. The band Zydecane will play Cajun, swamp pop, R&B and more music.

For more information, call 337-743-6409.