in Woodstock begins at 2 p.m. with Elm Street’s performance of “A Christmas Carol.” 4:30 p.m. at The Park at City Center, 101 Arnold Mill Road. Food vendors available. Parade begins at 5:30 p.m. at Woodstock Elementary and ends at Sam’s Club on Highway 92. After the parade, Santa Claus will be at the gazebo at the park to greet children and take part in the tree lighting with the mayor. www.woodstockga.gov.