Christmas parades

A lighted rig from Oasis Drilling rolls down Yakima Ave. during Yakima's annual Downtown Christmas Lighted Parade on Dec. 3, 2011. Photo by Andy Sawyer

A lighted rig from Oasis Drilling rolls down Yakima Ave. during Yakima's annual Downtown Christmas Lighted Parade on Dec. 3, 2011. Photo by Andy Sawyer

There are holiday lights parades each December in Sunnyside and Yakima.

Typically held on a Saturday, the Lighted Farm Implement Parade in Sunnyside includes more than 50 farm implements, vehicles, and floats covered with decorative lights. For more information, call the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce, 509-837-5939.

A grape harvester rolls along South Sixth Street in Sunnyside on Dec. 2, 2011 during the 23rd annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade. Photo by Gordon King

A grape harvester rolls along South Sixth Street in Sunnyside on Dec. 2, 2011 during the 23rd annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade. Photo by Gordon King

Yakima’s Holiday Light Parade is held on a Sunday in early December. The parade ends at Millennium Plaza and the lighting of the community Christmas tree follows. For more information, call 509-573-5501.