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Christmas in the Village Parade Float

Event Information 

Best Lighted Float Contest & Christmas in the Village Parade

We have a lot going on this week preparing for the “Best Lighted Float” competition and Christmas in the Village Parade. PLEASE SEE SIGN-UP GENIUS for items needed for temporary donation (CLICK HERE).

​Float Preparation After School Meetings (2)
* Adult Volunteers Welcome 
Date 1: Wednesday November 30th
Date 2: Thursday December 1st

Location: Manchester Middle School, Room 304
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Purpose: Youth will construct their “Present Costumes” and Wrapping the Large Boxes for decoration on the Float.  *Youth are welcome to work on costumes at home as well.
Present Costume Instructions: CLICK HERE
SUPPLIES NEEDED for Meetings: Please send supplies of Boxes Large enough for a kid to wear, wrapping paper, tape, and lights with a battery pack to use as “ribbon” on the kids costume. (SUPPLIES can be dropped off in Main Office of MMS)

Day of Contest & Parade Timeline of Events:

SRSLY Team Set-Up (Youth & Adult Volunteers): 
TIME: 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Location: Holly Majorprice’s Home, 120 S Macomb St, Manchester

Float Line Up / Judging / & Parade Start: 
Location: Emanuel United Church of Christ, 324 W Main St, Manchester
Float Line Up: 5:00 PM
Judging: 5:30 PM
Winner Announcement: 6:00 PM
Parade Start Time: 6:30 PM
Float Break Down: Upon Completion of the Parade (Adults Needed to help break down, items donated for use on float will need to be picked up)