The Almont DDA is once again reaching out to our wonderful sponsors for your help in making this year's Holly Day Light Parade a huge success.
The Parade is expected to bring residents, businesses, organizations, schools & the community together to enjoy the start of the holiday season.
The success of the 22nd Annual Holly Day Light Parade is made possible through the generosity of businesses & organizations such as yours. By supporting the Holly Day Light Parade your business will be advertised throughout the parade announcements and will help sponsors the winners of this year’s Holly Day Light Parade. Sponsorship deadline is Monday, December 2nd, 2019.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact K. Schall, DDA Director at 810-798-8125 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Donations can be mailed to: Almont DDA, Attn: K. Schall – 817 N. Main St., Almont, MI 48003
THANK YOU. YOUR SUPPORT AND GENEROSITY IS GREATLY APPRECIATED.
Looking for Volunteers for the Holly Day Light Parade
The Almont DDA is looking for volunteers to help with their Annul Holly Day Light Parade. What a great way to enjoy the Holiday Season and to meet your local business owners, residents and community organizations. We are looking for help in the following areas:
- Historical Society - helping children write letters to Santa and to also help them make a Christmas Craft
- Someone who loves to take photos and would be willing to take photographs for our DDA Website and Facebook page.
- Parade Line up Registration
- Float Judges (4)
- Set-up & take down help
- If you are a local Almont High School Student and need Community Service Hours, The DDA will award 2 service hours for volunteering for 2 hours. You Must sign-up with DDA Director.
21st Annual Holly Day Light Parade a Success!
The Almont Downtown Development Authority wishes to extend our sincere appreciation for all the businesses, organizations and individuals who helped to make our 21st Annual Holly Day Light Parade a success despite the cold & rainy evening.
With 30 Parade Participants, it was a magical evening had by all.
The DDA is very appreciative & grateful to the following sponsors for their support:
Creekside Hearth & Patio,
Almont Lions Club,
Almont Community Park Board,
Dr. Jay Vanderest,
First Independent-Descamps Agency,
Spring Dynamics, Inc.,
Lakestone Bank & Trust,
ROWE Professional Services Company,
Country Smoke House,
# 794 of the Gleaner,
Law Offices of Eric Flinn.
A special “Thank You” is also extended to: Terry Roach our MC for the evening.
Mike Bohm, Mike Schall, Johanna Nuculovic, Kristina Todaro, Eric Glosser, Traci Pewinski, Paula Alfonsi, Rick Dodge, Lynn Bujak, Shelley Sadler, Don & Lisa Kniesteadt, Lynn and Tom Marta, Imlay City Ford, Almont Police Department, Almont DPW, Almont Historical Society and American Tree.
Jaime & Emelia Albers volunteered to be the photographers for the evening and a number of Almont High School student helped Mr. Jim Wade at the Historical Society with the Children’s Holiday Craft and letter writing to Santa.
The performance of the Almont Singers under the direction of Ms. Susie Royster and the Almont Marching Band under the direction of Mr. John Reinhard, put everyone downtown in the holiday spirit. The sound was courtesy of Universal Sound Productions.
The Almont Fire Department is to be commended for a job well done, bringing Santa to downtown for the lighting of the Christmas tree.
A special “Thank You” to all the participants in the parade – the floats were spectacular! We hope you make plans to join us again next year and that you continue to enjoy and support our local businesses.