Superior Optimist Club sets date for eighth annual holiday parade

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

The Superior Optimist Club will host the eighth annual Miracle on Main St. Christmas Parade on Sat., Dec. 1 2012.

The event will begin at 3 p.m. with food booths opening and entertainment. The theme of the parade and event this year is ” Christmas in Superior.”

The Optimist would like to encourage families, clubs and businesses to enter the parade. There is no fee to participate in the parade: entries can be floats, vehicles or equestrian.

Non-motorized entries will need to make special arrangements. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three entries: $100 for first place, $75 for second place and $50 for third place.

The entertainment for this year is focused on celebrating the many talents of Superiorrites. If you love to sing, dance, or act consider signing up for the “Superior Has Talent Showcase.” Baile Folklorico Alma de Superior is already scheduled to perform that afternoon at 4 p.m.

Any local nonprofit group wishing to host a fundraising or educational booth during the event may do so at no charge but may be required to pay other permit fees to the Town of Superior or Pinal County depending on the type of booth.

This year the club will be hosting a Best Cookie contest. The categories for the best cookie contest are: Best Chocolate Chip, Best Oatmeal Cookie, Best Decorated Cookie and Best Other Holiday Cookie. A $25 gift card will be awarded to the best cookie in each category.

Anyone wishing to get involved with the event should contact one of the following Optimist Club members:JoAnn Besich 520-827-0592, Mila Besich-Lira 520-827-0676 or Olga Lopez 520-827-4119.

The next planning meeting for the Miracle on Main St. event will be on Wed., Nov. 7, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. at the home of JoAnn Besich.

To comment on this article and others  visit the Copper Area News Facebook or send us an email at CBNSun@MinerSunBasin.com

admin (7654 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Public Input Sought on Needs of Kids Birth to 5 Years Old

    13 hours ago
    by

    SAN MANUEL – (September 30, 2014) First Things First (FTF) is asking for feedback from parents and caregivers of children […]


    Jackie Lee Gragert

    September 30th, 2014
    by

    Jackie was born in Superior on August 22, 1946 and passed away on September 15 in Globe.


    Superior Police Report

    September 30th, 2014
    by

    According to state law, police may arrest suspected offenders by two methods. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write


    Fantastic turn out for Superior Business Expo

    September 30th, 2014
    by

    Superior Sun Fans and community members showed up throughout the day Saturday as they attend the Superior Business Expo held at the Superior Chamber of Commerce.


  • Stories Just For You

    DPS Encourages all Motorists to Drive Courteously This Holiday Season

    December 23rd, 2013
    by

    Arizona – The Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS), through its Highway Patrol Division, encourages all travelers to drive with […]


    Arvel Bird At the Arboretum New Year’s Day Concert at noon

    December 19th, 2013
    by

    Here’s a resolution you’ll find easy to keep: spend New Year’s Day outdoors at one of Arizona’s most scenic venues, […]


    Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction visited San Carlos Secondary School

    December 2nd, 2013
    by

    John Huppenthal, Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction visited San Carlos Secondary School, one of the Cobre Valley Institute of Technology’s […]


    Happy Thanksgiving!

    November 28th, 2013
    by

    Copper Area News would like to wish you a happy Thanksgiving! Please remember to drive safely this holiday weekend. For […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin