Blog Archives

Downtown Volunteers Share the Value of Helping Out in Holly

February 21st 2019

Downtown Volunteers Share the Value of Helping Out in Holly (Crystal Proxmire, Feb. 21, 2019) Holly, MI – A recent volunteer open house was met with a massive snow storm, but that didn’t stop a handful of Downtown Holly enthusiasts from gathering to chat about their experiences volunteering. Lori Goldsmith is a Realtor with RE/MAX […]

The Circus is Coming to Downtown Holly Aug 11-12

July 24th 2018

The Circus is Coming to Downtown Holly Aug 11-12 Holly, MI – Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. . . Step right up! The CIRCUS is coming to Holly, Saturday & Sunday, August 11th & 12th. The Kelly Miller Circus, one of only a few traveling shows still in existence, will appear at the lot […]

Downtown Holly “Step into Spring” Ladies Night April 27

April 25th 2018

Downtown Holly “Step into Spring” Ladies Night April 27 Holly, MI- Hey ladies! Who’s ready for some warmer weather and a fun and exciting night out on the town? Invite your girlfriends to ‘Step Into Spring’ and join you for an evening of sipping, noshing, shopping, and socializing Friday, April 27th in Historic Downtown Holly. […]

Holly Clock Tower Knocked Down in Crash

March 16th 2018

Holly Clock Tower Knocked Down in Crash (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2018) Holly, MI – As it laid on the sidewalk, metal mangled and glass smashed, the hands of the Holly Clock Tower remained stopped at the time it was struck by a vehicle that had lost control at the intersection of Saginaw Street […]

Superhero Games in Downtown Holly July 15

July 4th 2017

Superhero Games in Downtown Holly July 15 (EVENT page) Holly, MI – Head downtown Saturday, July 15 for Superhero Games from 12- 4 PM!  Downtown Holly becomes Super Hero Headquarters on Saturday, July 15, 12 to 4 PM. Participants will show their super powers in games of skill and fun while collecting points and prizes […]

Wednesday Nights are for Classic Cars in Downtown Holly

June 3rd 2017

Wednesday Nights are for Classic Cars in Downtown Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 3, 2017) Holly, MI –  The sounds of old time rock and roll mix with the voom, voom, voom of classic car engines and the chatter of folks talking about each others’ rides fill Downtown Holly every Wednesday through the summertime. The […]

Holly DDA Welcomes Optimistic New Director Katy Hughes

May 11th 2017

Holly DDA Welcomes Optimistic New Director Katy Hughes (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2017) Holly, MI – Lifelong Holly resident Katy Hughes is ready to start an exciting chapter in her life, helping the community she loves to grow and prosper as the new Downtown Development Authority Director. Hughes was hired by the DDA board […]

Empty Bowls and Art Show for Holly Blessings in Backpack April 24

April 20th 2017

Empty Bowls and Art Show for Holly Blessings in Backpack April 24 (EVENT page) Holly, MI – A full belly makes a strong brain. That’s why Holly Blessings in a Backpack is hosting Empty Bowls and Holly District Art Show.  $5 min. donation requested. Each donor receives a handmade bowl and entrance to cereal buffet. […]

Holly Art Walk April 22

April 12th 2017

 Holly Art Walk April 22 (EVENT page) Holly, MI – Stroll through the businesses of downtown Holly to celebrate the arts on Saturday, April 22 from noon to 4 pm. We will have local artists and musicians, make-and-take art projects, art-for-sale, and more! Art will be displayed inside downtown businesses. Pick up your ART MAP […]

Reporter Food: Fish and Chips at Blacktorn Pub in Holly

March 4th 2017

Reporter Food: Fish and Chips at Blacktorn Pub in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 4, 2017) Holly, MI – There was plenty of good cheer on my recent visit to Blackthorn Pub in Downtown Holly.  I picked a quiet seat at the end of the bar to get some work done, but soon was chatting […]