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Halloween Costume Competition

31 October, 20200 Comments

BinG needs help! Design him a costume, or new outfit, using the coloring page below and get entered to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

Here is how to win: Color the BinG page below. You can do it digitally or by printing off the coloring page! Once colored, email the page to social@holidayextravaganza.org by November 21st at noon. Your name will be entered into the drawing for a $100 Amazon Gift Card and the winner will be randomly selected on November 22nd.

All submitted coloring pages will be

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Scholarship Application Extension

16 September, 20200 Comments

Here at Holiday Extravaganza we take great pride in the students from the four communities we serve: Auburn Hills, Pontiac, Waterford and White Lake. And we know that this year has been harder for those students than any year before, so we are extending the application deadline for the Fran Anderson Making A Difference Scholarship until October 26th at 5 p.m..

The $1,000 Fran Anderson Making A Difference Scholarship will

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Consider Volunteering

05 August, 20200 Comments

If you’ve ever been to Holiday Extravaganza before, you know just how many things are going on at one time.

Before the parade kicks off, we have the WinterFUN festival where children, adults and families alike can take part in free activities like carriage rides, petting zoos, coloring pages, art projects and food.

Then the parade itself is always bigger and better than the year before. We have professional floats, dance teams, marching bands, costume characters and more.

What you might

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Scholarship Information 2020

23 July, 20200 Comments

Money doesn’t grow on trees, how are you planning to pay for college?

Consider applying for the Fran Anderson Making A Difference scholarship where one student from each city of Auburn Hills, Pontiac, Waterford and White Lake will walk away with $1,000 to help them pay with costs associated with higher education.

Fran Anderson made a difference as a teacher in the Pontiac School District and an extraordinary volunteer and advocate for numerous civic and community organizations, including

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Rosie The Riveter Drill Team Coming to Holiday Extravaganza 2019

01 October, 20190 Comments

December 7th marks 78 years since the horrific attack on Pearl Harbor which killed 2,403 service members and civilians and sunk two US Navy Battleships. This year Holiday Extravaganza gets to honor the important anniversary. 

As a salute to this day, Holiday Extravaganza is proud to be hosting the Yankee Air Museum Rosie the Riveter Tribute Corps. These ladies were inspired and praised by

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This Year, Volunteer

23 September, 20190 Comments

One of the central themes of Holiday Extravaganza is ‘making a difference.’ What better way to embody that theme than by participating as a volunteer at this year’s Holiday Extravaganza WinterFUN fest?

The elves are looking for people who have exceptional holiday spirit to participate in this years event. 

They are looking for people to fill one of three

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Holiday Extravaganza Important Events

20 September, 20190 Comments

Has your calendar been marked accordingly for Holiday Extravaganza? Check out the seasonal highlights below to make sure you do not miss a thing this year!

September 27, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. Sponsorship Documents Due

September 27, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. Costume Character Participation Form

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WinterFUN Expectations

03 September, 20190 Comments

Part of the fun associated with winter is taking part in timeless traditions.

Make WinterFUN Festival and Holiday Extravaganza part of the magic. The elves work all year long to bring Santa, Mrs. Claus, and the herd of flying reindeer to Southeast Michigan for a day of special fun.

From 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. the Crofoot Ballroom will be home to art.

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Holiday Extravaganza Expectations

03 September, 20190 Comments

The Dictionary defines extravaganza as “any lavish or opulent show, event, assemblage, etc.”

Let’s break that down in relation to the 38th Annual Holiday Extravaganza. 

Imagine a family

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Volunteer at Holiday Extravaganza 2019

20 August, 20190 Comments

Wanted: Glitter lover, sparkle connoisseur, sugar admirer. Loud singing voiced human with more holiday cheer than jingle bells. Feet moving, attention hog with a passion for making others happy through fresh baked cookies or candy canes. Attention to detail, messy, involved and happiness aficionado.

Do you know one? 

Are you one?

The

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