The annual Festival of Lights celebration will take place in Ashland from 5 until 7 p.m.
East Main Street between Union Street and Water Street will be closed from 3:30 p.m. until about 7 p.m., Ashland police Sgt. Jim Alderman said. Traffic will be rerouted onto Lithia Way.
The Santa Parade will start moving along East Main Street beginning at 5 p.m. The parade will start on Siskiyou Boulevard at Gresham Street and will move west along East Main Street into the Plaza. Although the parade will end in the Plaza, the festivities will continue with music and the lighting of Christmas lights there.