Dover-Foxcroft HomeTown Holidays

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If you are interested in entering a float for the 2018 Hometown Holidays  Festival of Lights Parage, click HERE.

Please submit Float form by Nov. 23rd to be included. Drop off at Chamber of Commerce, 1033 South St. in Dover-Foxcroft or email

Line up for the Parade will begin at 4:30 at Foxcroft Academy on Dec 1st.

Ways to get involved:

On Dec 1st the county will celebrate HomeTown Holidays. Soon, you will see flyers, Facebook posts, and advertising with schedules of activities for each participating town.

We hope to use this community event to promote our local businesses, county-wide.

Here are a few ways YOU can take advantage of this community event to promote your business and invest in the community:

  1. Decorate your business   We are asking EVERY business in Piscataquis to decorate their store fronts by Dec. 1st for the holiday season.

Each town manager or town committee will choose a winner and submit the photo to the Chamber.The photos will be shared on the Chamber’s FB page.The Traveling Trophy Committee will determine which business has the MOST holiday spirit.The winning business will receive a TRAVELING Trophy, and LOTS of free press through local and social media. The trophy remains with the winning business until December of 2019, when a new winner is chosen!


  1. Include your business in the Festival of Lights PARADE to make it our biggest parade ever, to get your name out there, and to be known as a business who invests in this community! Float registration above.


  1. Sponsor the event: We are in need of sponsors for this event. By helping, your company will be recognized through social media, signage, and visibility in the community.  Here are our needs:

Crafts for kids’ activities                                   $100

New decorations for firehouse                         $150

Signage (update from last year)                      $50 x 4 =$200.

Bells for kids                                                     $50

Printing/advertising                                          $150

Horse drawn carriage rides                             $300  (sponsored by Foxcroft Vets!)

Total needed:                                                 $650

           To sponsor the event click HERE.


  1. GET on the SCHEDULE:  would you like to put out cookies, offer hot chocolate, do a children’s craft, or hold a “Holiday Open House” with store-wide discounts? I will put you on the event schedule, to be displayed on the Chamber website, FB page, flyers around town, through social media, and the local newspapers. (SUBMIT BY 11/16/18)

    Please let me know ASAP how you would like to participate!
    CALL Denise @ 564-7533 or click on the email link below.


HomeTown Holidays is just one more reason Piscataquis County stands out as a wonderful, family friendly place to live, work and play. Thank you for your help in making that a reality!

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