By Mila Besich-Lira
Optimist Club member and students from the Superior Junior Senior High spent the weekend preparing for the annual Miracle on Main St. Holiday parade.
The weather is expected to be nice this weekend and the club would like to encourage everyone to come out and get in the holiday spirit at the annual holiday event.
There is still time to enter the Superior Optimist Club Miracle on Main St. light parade. Cash prizes will be awarded for the first, second and third place entries.
The parade is scheduled for Dec.1, 2012. Lineup is from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. at the Kennedy parking lot. The parade will leave the school at 6:30 p.m. The parade will begin at 7 p.m. on Main St. The theme is “Christmas in Superior.” There are no entry fees for the parade.
The Optimist Club will begin the Miracle on Main St. festivities at 3 p.m. There will be a talent show, best cookie contest and youth art show.
Baile Folklorico Alma de Superior will be performing at 4 p.m. and the Superior Little League will be selling hamburgers. The freshman and junior classes and the National Honor Society at Superior High School will also have baked goods and a s’mores booth.
The Superior’s got Talent Showcase will begin at 5 p.m. Those interested in signing up for the talent show should be at the DJ booth on Main St. by 4:30 p.m.
There will be prizes for the top five talented entertainers. Talents can vary and all ages are encouraged to participate.
Best Cookie contest participants need to bring two dozen cookies to the Felicia’s Ice Cream shop by 6 p.m. Cookie categories are Chocolate Chip, Best Decorated, Oatmeal and Holiday Cookies
There will be a local youth art show on display at the event and the community will be able to vote on the best art pieces. For more information on the parade or the event contact Mila Besich-Lira 520-827-0676, JoAnn Besich 520-827-0592 or Olga Lopez at 520-827-4119.
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