The 2014 Jambalaya Festival Association Christmas parade, “Santa’s Workshop,” will start at 2 p.m. Dec. 14.

The parade will take place along Burnside Avenue in Gonzales.

Parade celebrations will include decorated floats featuring several parish dignitaries, Christmas music, local elementary and high school bands, dance teams and the 2014 Jambalaya Festival queens.

Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez will be the grand marshal for the parade.

Those interested in becoming a part of the growing parade tradition can download forms from the Jambalaya Festival website, www.jambalaya festival.org.

The deadline for applications is Dec. 1. Late applications will require a fee.

Visit the website for information or email jamfest association@gmail.com with questions.