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Holly Dickens Festival Continues

December 6th 2018

Holly Dickens Festival Continues (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 6, 2018) Holly, MI- The Holly Dickens Festival is nearing the end, with the last day being Dec. 9.  Last weekend’s festivities had the historic downtown full of characters from Victorian times, especially those from the Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol.” Here are pictures from last […]

Fezziwig’s Ball Gets Holly Warmed Up for Dickens Festival

November 22nd 2018

Fezziwig’s Ball Gets Holly Warmed Up for Dickens Festival (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 22, 2018 Holly, MI- It was a lovely night of dancing, games, snacks, and neighborly chatting as about 40 people gathered at the Holly Hotel for the annual Fezziwig’s Ball. The Victorian-themed holiday soiree is a fundraiser for the Holly Dickens Festival […]

Dragging for Dickens Fall Fantasy, Drag Queen BINGO in Holly Sept. 14

September 3rd 2018

Dragging for Dickens Fall Fantasy, Drag Queen BINGO in Holly Sept. 14 Holly, MI- The Chill of Fall may be just around the corner but its gonna get HOT, HOT, HOT when the Real Queens of Bingo return for an ENCORE evening filled with FANTASY, FUN and FUNDRAISING for the Holly Dickens Festival! Our Evenings […]

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

November 14th 2016

Holly Dickens Festival, Weekends 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 […]

Story of the Dickens Festival Benches, And How You Can Name One

November 21st 2015

Story of the Dickens Festival Benches, And How You Can Name One (compiled, Nov. 21, 2015) The Holly Dickens Festival is celebration of the famed classic writer Charles Dickens that takes place Nov. 27 – Dec. 13. The production of the grand event is truly a community effort. With dozens of events and performances, the […]

Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 27, 28, 29, Dec 5, 6, 12, & 13

November 2nd 2015

Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 27, 28, 29, Dec 5, 6, 12, & 13 (EVENT page) The oldest, longest running Dickens Festival in the United States! Nov. 27, 28, 29, Dec 5, 6, 12, & 13 This year – 2015 – marks the 42nd year of the Holly Dickens Festival. Following a remarkably strong 2014 revival […]