Mark your calendar for Villages Christmas Parade

The Villages Christmas Parade is set for noon Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Villages Polo Fields.

Gates will open at 10 a.m.

Residents are encouraged to arrive by golf cart and carpool if possible. Shuttles will run from Laurel Manor Recreation Center and from Savannah Center beginning at 9:15 a.m. The last shuttle will run at 11:15 a.m. The final post-parade shuttle will be at 2:15 p.m.

The polo grounds will also serve as dropoff for Toys for Toys.

Music and food will be offered prior to the parade.