There will be a lighted boat parade this Saturday, Dec. 12 at 5 pm in the downtown area on Cane River. There are two yellow safety buoys that boats will be required to be behind during the parade for safety. Fireworks will follow the parade therefore be prepared to stay in your position until after the Fire Marshal releases the area. For more information contact Betty Fuller 318-617-3235. Anyone wishing to participate in the parade please contact City of Natchitoches Jill Leo at 318-357-3822.