NEWTON, NJ—The Annual Holiday Parade is taking place on Spring Street on Saturday, November 30.

The parade will begin at 10 a.m. will close Spring Street until 2 p.m. There will also be a Gingerbread House Contest this year.

Entries for the contest can be dropped off at the Newton Theatre Arts Academy on Saturday between 10 and 11 a.m.

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Prizes for the contest will be awarded for two age categories and winners will be announced around 1 p.m.

According to the organizers, winners do not need to be present, but houses need to be picked up by 2 p.m. Kits are also welcome.

The following stores on Spring Street are participating in the Small Business Saturday and parking is free in the municipal lots:

  • Black Dog Books - 188 Spring St - Books and jewelry.
  • CBD of Newton - 211 Spring St - Stop in and meet the coming store!
  • Decades of Memories - 221 Spring St - Vinyl records and vintage gifts.
  • Downtown Dollar Super Store - 169 Spring St - Stocking stuffers, gift wrap and more!
  • Feels Like Home - 192 Spring St - Antiques, decor and trains.
  • Free Bird Tattoo - 180 Spring St - Gift Certificate bonus! Receive an extra $25 dollars for every $100 purchased! Toy Drive in progress.
  • Green Cart Catering - 188 Spring St - Vegan cookie samples!
  • J Caldwell - 145 Spring St - Meet Santa, Free! 12:30 p.m. until 2 p.m.
  • Kudzu Emporium - 124 Spring St - Antiques, gifts and collectibles.
  • Maxwell and Molly's Closet - 218 Spring St - Dog/Cat treat samples and discounts until 2 p.m.
  • The Newton Theatre - 234 Spring St - Celtic Christmas 8 p.m. tickets required.
  • Penelope's Treasures - 166 Spring St - Vintage furniture and decor.
  • Sensible Addictions - 129 Spring St - Cosmetics and gifts!
  • Spring Liquors - 110 Spring St - Spirits and Champagne for gift giving.
  • Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council - 133 Spring St - Holiday scavenger hunt, holiday coloring pages and 10% off your purchase until 4 p.m. DIY ornament $1.00.
  • The Barrel House - 173 Spring St - Jeiris Cook LIVE! 8:30 p.m until 11:30 p.m.