The Grand Marshal for the 12th Annual Miracles Christmas Parade has been named.

The entire membership of South Plains Electric Cooperative has been selected for the honor for the December 10th parade down 34th Street. Representatives from SPEC will participate in the nighttime lighted parade by riding in a lighted bucket truck pulling a lighted float. The parade starts at 6 p.m.

Parade officials invite all interested groups and businesses to visit www.miraclesparade.com to sign up to participate in the parade. Application forms for nonprofit and for profit groups and businesses is available on the website.

December 6th is the deadline for participating in the parade.  The parade is free for spectators. More than 35,000 Lubbock and South Plains residents have viewed the parade for each of the past few years.

Spectator numbers have steadily increased during the history of the colorful parade.