Evening with Santa

Lenoir City Parks and Recreation will hold the annual free Evening with Santa 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the War Memorial Building, 101 North B St., Lenoir City.

Christmas parade

Loudon’s Christmas parade is 6 p.m. Saturday. Lineup will be at 5 p.m.

Chili cook-off

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5150 will host a chili cook-off Saturday at 101 Maremont Parkway, Loudon, for the Army-Navy football game. Kickoff is at 3 p.m., and judging begins at 2 p.m. COVID-19 rules and orders will be followed. Doors open at noon, but chili won’t be offered until after judging.

Housing authority

The Loudon Housing Authority will hold its board meeting at noon Dec. 16 at Carmichael Inn, 600 Hackberry St., Loudon.