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Winter Weekend on Main Street

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Event

You’re dressed warm for a fun day outside. Now fill your belly with a warm breakfast sandwich from the Holly Café.

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Festival

Now that your hunger is satisfied, check out the stage acts and stroll-around entertainment at the Holly Dickens Festival.

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Coffee

After you’ve had your fill of fun in the streets, it’s time for a head-to-toe warm up at Battle Alley Coffee. From hot chocolate to specialty coffees, there are lots of drinks to choose from.

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Food

Once you’ve thawed out, head over the sledding hill during the Dickens Festival in Crapo Park!

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Itinerary 2

Wine-Down-Wednesday.

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Donuts

Begin your morning with a delicious donut from Holly Donuts! The kids will love standing at the glass and choosing their favorite sweet breakfast treat. But make sure to pack your dollars as they are ‘old school’ and only accept cash.

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Kayak

Head over to Water Works Park and drop in your kayaks or canoes for a leisurely family paddle on the Shiawassee River.

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Donuts

After a scenic float, come back to Holly and enjoy a tasty lunch at one of our many eateries Downtown like Avia Family Dining, Bittersweet Café, Red Devil Restaurant, or the Holly Café.

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Walk

Let the kids get their energy out by climbing on the playscape in Crapo Park. Or, check out the HOLLY mural on Alley Street- get the kids to be the ‘Y’!

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Cars

If you’re in town on a Wednesday evening, you won’t want to miss seeing the classic cars parked in the streets!

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Itinerary 3

Saturday Senior Stroll Around Town

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Museum

Begin your day by learning all about Holly’s historical past at the Hadley House Museum, don’t forget to learn all about our treasured Holly Union Depot.

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Hotel

Then put on your gloves and bonnets and stroll over to the famous Holly Hotel for a three course Victorian Tea.

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Gifts

After you’ve had your fill, it’s time to go treasure hunting Downtown. Holly is known for the best antique shops around! Make sure you visit Battle Alley Arcade Antiques, the Blue Willow Exchange, Holly Antiques, Vintage Farm House, Sunnyside Shops, and Balcony Row.

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Art

Find the giant Train Mural on the side of RHL Financial Group!

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Downtown

After you’ve had your fill, it’s time to go treasure hunting Downtown. Holly is known for the best antique shops around! Make sure you visit Battle Alley Arcade Antiques, the Blue Willow Exchange, Holly Antiques, Vintage Farm House, Sunnyside Shops, and Balcony Row.

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Alley

Then put on your gloves and bonnets and stroll over to the famous Holly Hotel for a three course Victorian Tea.

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Itinerary 4

Ladies Night Under the Lights

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Shopping

Set up a time to meet the girls at the big train mural located on the side of the RHL Group, off Broad and Battle Alley. Now it’s time to go SHOP!

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Gifts

From fabulous fashions finds at Marta’s Loft, Raggs Boutique, Creative Fashions, the Stone Loft, or Hippie Love Lifestyle to unique finds at VIU, Opal Exchange, Pigeon in the Parlour, Iron Wood Refinery, Blumz, and Artichoke Interiors. There are so many lovely shops to visit in Downtown Holly. After your hands are full of bags, you will only have one thing on your mind… wine!

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Dine

Holly has great options for some dinner and drinks with your gals. Some of our favorites are Andy’s Place, Bittersweet Café, or Blackthorn Pub. After dinner, it’s time to get a pic with your girls!

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Hotel

Once the sun sets, make your way to Battle Alley to enjoy the ambiance of the street under the lights. Ask a passerby or snap a selfie under the lights or pose next to the giant HOLLY big top mural in Alley Street. If you use Instagram, make sure to tag us: #hollydda, #downtownholly, #hollymi, or #hollyladiesnight.

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