The city of Bessemer will host its annual Christmas Parade this Saturday, Dec. 9, starting at 2 p.m. in Historic Downtown Bessemer. The theme of this year’s parade is “A Storybook Christmas”. Come join us for marching bands, floats by various churches and community organizations, candy, and a visitor or two from the North Pole. The Bessemer Christmas Parade is one of the largest in our area. For more information on the parade, visit http://www.bessemerchamber.com/.