The Bland Christmas Parade will be held on December 14 at 6 pm in downtown Bland sponsored by the Wytheville-Wythe-Bland Chamber of Commerce Bland Beautification Committee. The theme is “Joy to the World”. There is no entry fee or registration required. Hot chocolate and goodies will be served under the shelter at the fairgrounds afterwards where Santa will be available. Everyone is encouraged to bring a toy for the Bland Department of Social Services Toy Drive. Line-up will begin at 4:30 pm at the Bland High School. For more information call the Chamber office at 276.223.3365.