Holly Dickens Festival, Weekends Nov. 25-Dec. 11

daytrip_to_holly_top-generalHolly Dickens Festival, daytrip_comfort-in-grand-blancWeekends Nov. 25-Dec. 11

Holly,  MI – This year – 2016 – marks the 43nd  year of the Holly Dickens Festival.
Following a remarkably strong 2014 revival season, and an even more spectacular 2015,  we’re well on our way and continue as the  official oldest, longest running Dickens themed event in the United States!
Set in Historic downtown Holly, Michigan USA, the annual festival spans three weekends Jacks Adbetween Thanksgiving and Christmas.

2016 Holly Dickens Festival Dates:

November 25*, 26, 27
December 3, 4 & 10, 11
Saturdays: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sundays: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

For 2016, The Festival will span THREE weekends,
beginning with a LIGHTED PARADE
*Friday, November 25, 2016 @ 7:30 PM.
If you would like to participate in either the Lighted Dickens Parade Nov 27th
or the Christmas Parade on December 5th, you can download the form:
DOWNLOAD Parade Application Forms – CLICK HERE 

The parade will be followed immediately with the
arrival of Santa Claus in Historic Downtown Holly for daytrip_books_past_tense
the traditional Tree Lighting Ceremony.

The Holly Dickens Festival will be in full swing

Watch here for detailed entertainment, event, and contest schedule,
or follow us on Facebook for up-to-the-minute details!

If you would like to volunteer or participate as a vendor, we definitely have a place for you!
If you would like to sell food items or other festival-themed goods,
you can download the application forms using the appropriate link here:
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~OR~
Submit a request for info using the contact form on the “Locate and Contact” page or
contact the Holly Dickens Festival Director:

George Kullis   248-431-1894   Director@HollyDickensFestival.org

General info: Info@HollyDickensFestival.org

*Hotel accommodations special rates when mentioning Holly Dickens Festival.*

COMORT INN
9040 Holly Road, Grand Blanc, MI, 48439, US
Phone: (810) 694-0000 Fax: (810) 694-0155garden16_cherie_rolfe

See link below for additional information:

https://www.choicehotels.com/michigan/grand-blanc/comfort-inn-hotels/mi319?source=gyx

Memorialize A Bench!
New benches have been built for Holly Dickens Festival‘s
“A Christmas Carol” performances, which will be held throughout the 2016 season on the Red Devil Restaurant patio.
You can remember a loved one, and help the festival.
Your $35 donation will place a memorial or honor plaque on a bench.
Please use the attached form for your request.
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Mail the form along with your check to:

Holly Dickens Festival
300 East Street
Holly, Michigan 48442
Make checks payable to the Holly Dickens Festival.
GET the FORM HERE:  Memorialize a Bench Form

 

Learn more about the festival at:  http://hollydickensfestival.org/index.html.

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