Pecan Grove Winter Carnival is slated for Dec. 5 _lowres

Photo provided by Sandy Keith -- Pecan Grove Primary kindergarten students sing during the school's 2014 Winer Carnival. The school's next Winter Carnival is set for Dec. 5.

Pecan Grove Primary School will host its eighth annual Winter Carnival from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 5.

Admission to the community event is free. Holiday music performed by students and book readings will be available throughout the morning at no charge.

The carnival will include a pancake and sausage breakfast, photos with Santa, Christmas crafts, face-painting, cake walks, carnival-style games and gift raffles.

Tickets for the breakfast and other activities are being pre-sold in the office from Nov. 16 through Dec. Tickets will also be on sale the morning of the carnival for $1 each.

Items for the raffle are being accepted. All donations are appreciated and may be dropped off at the school office, a news release said.

Drawings for gift raffles begin at 11:30 a.m. and winners do not have to be present to win.

Call Pecan Grove Primary at (225) 391-7450 for more information.