SAYRE, PA (WENY) - This year will mark the 21st year for the Sayre Borough Christmas Parade.

The Sayre Borough Christmas Parade kicks off Friday at 6:30 pm. The parade route starts on West Lockhart Street in the area of Sayre High School, turning onto Desmond Street and then onto West Packer Avenue, ending at Howard Elmer Park. Line-up for the parade begins at 5:15 pm. The Sayre Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting the parade and say over 8,000 spectators line the streets each year, with an additional 850 people participating in the annual parade. The parades theme this year is "Light Up The Night." Santa Claus will also make an appearance at the end of the parade.