CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) - Corning's Gaffer District will host the Parade of Lights this weekend.

The annual event will kick off Saturday night at 7:30 on Market Street. The Gaffer District says the event will have 50 participants ranging from marching bands to crafted floats, to of course the big man himself, Santa Claus! The Gaffer District says the Parade of Lights is a cherished part of the Crystal City Christmas events. Santa will also be in the Crystal House from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for those who want to take a photo with him.