Murphys will host its annual holiday open house on Friday, Dec. 7.
From 5 to 8 p.m., Main Street will be closed to vehicle traffic, businesses will remain open, a holiday-themed parade held featuring Santa Claus and live music offered in the Native Sons of the Golden West Hall.
Community members of all ages, musicians and local businesses are encouraged to participate in the parade. Interested parties should contact parade coordinator Jenny Baxter at 736-0567 to obtain an application.
Applications should be returned by Tuesday, Nov. 20.