The Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce is trying to make this year's Newcomerstown Christmas Parade bigger and better than ever.

They are trying to get 200 entries in the parade to represent the town's 200th birthday.

The parade is set for Saturday, Nov. 29 at 5 p.m. Line-up is at 4 p.m. at the Cy Young Park.

Following the parade, Santa will be at the East Elementary School. There will be treats and refreshments.

To place an entry in the parade, call Bonnie Johnson at 498-6644 or Jane Wilson at 330-407-0575.