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Get in the holiday spirit with Malheur County events this weekend

The Winter Wonderland Parade will fill the streets of Ontario with holiday cheek Saturday at 1 p.m. (The Enterprise/FILE)

ONTARIO – The Winter Wonderland Parade is back.

The popular annual event will kick off Saturday, Dec. 4, at 1 p.m. in Ontario after a one-year hiatus because of the Covid pandemic.

The parade is sponsored by the Ontario Area Chamber of Commerce.

“We are excited to bring the parade back,” said John Breidenbach, the chamber’s president and chief executive officer.

Charlotte Fugate, a longtime local resident and president of Revitalize Ontario, is the parade grand marshal.

Revitalize Ontario is a nonprofit group that aims to spark development and to promote Ontario through cultural and historic preservation. The organization’s focus is to rejuvenate the city’s downtown . . .