Annual Christmas parade kicks off the holiday season in downtown Milford Saturday.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- Chris Wall
Sunday, November 25, 2012
Santa Claus arrived in Huron Valley on Saturday morning in downtown Milford. Boys and girls of all ages were excited to see Mr. Claus parade down Main Street at the annual Christmas Parade presented by the Huron Valley Chamber of Commerce. Snow flurries made the parade even more festive along with frosty winds from the North Pole. Dancers, cub scouts, girl scouts, plus the Milford High School and Lakeland High School bands entertained the large crowd that lined up on Main Street all the way to Huron Street. Ron McDonald from the Milford McDonald's had fun on the snowy morning. The Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year, Citizen of the Year and Ambassador of the Year were all applauded by the big crowd. This year’s annual parade which, …
Looking for some holiday cheer within an hour's drive? We've got lights, Santas, parades and more happing in the greater Detroit area.
Other than shop and eat, there's more to do this holiday around town. Of course, on Thanksgiving, there's the Turkey Trot and America's Thanksgiving Parade downtown Detroit. Here's a roundup of other events in and around Oakland County Thanksgiving week. Milford Christmas Parade: 10 a.m. Nov. 24 on Main Street in downtown Milford. This is one of the longest-standing Main Street traditions around. It's a wonderful holiday event for the entire region. Come early! Main Street fills up fast. Winter Artists Market: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, at Leon and Lulu, the market features fabulous finds from more than 40 Michigan artists. You will find wall art, jewelry, ceramics, photography, fiber art and much more. Tips and donations will …