Winners of an essay contest sponsored by the West Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and other organizations will get a chance to ride in the Santa Parade at 9 a.m. Nov. 25.

The chamber, KSTU-TV, the Newspaper Agency Corp. and Valley Fair Mall sponsored the contest. In 25 words or less, youngsters ages 6 to 12 were asked to describe why they like dinosaurs.Winners will ride with Santa and "Littlefoot," the dinosaur featured in the movie, "Land Before Time." Among other prizes, children will receive a free family pass for four to attend the film.