Hosted by Volga businesses and sponsored by the Volga Committee of the Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce, the festivities are a sure way to spend your afternoon. Saturday, December 5th, 2020-- Take advantage of the opportunity to partake in activities for all ages as well as support local businesses this holiday season.
Starting at 10 am, stop by Cotton-Tied Boutique for a “Build Your Own Snowman” kit, Spot-On Printing for “Free Hot Chocolate,” Artisan Concrete Concepts for “Take-Home Ornaments,” and L.A. Style Boutique for her special hours opening. Valley Motorsports will be hosting special deals in-store as well as Midwest Fresh Catering for lunch from 11:30am-1:00pm. CC’s Bar and Grill will be hosting the event’s annual Chili Cook-Off again this year! Registration begins at 11:30am. The community is encouraged to bring their secret recipes for a chance to win a cash prize sponsored by Dakotaland Federal Credit Union of Volga. No chili? No problem! Be part of the taste-testing and vote for the winner. Voting will conclude at 1 pm. While you’re there, enter your name for the free-entry raffle drawings for a chance to win prizes donated by local businesses.
To round out the day, don’t forget the ‘Winter Wonderland’ Parade of Lights at 7:00pm hosted by Mandy Swanson and Lorraine Schonewill, a much-needed “light” at the end of a less-than-normal year. Line-up for floats will begin at 6pm at the First Lutheran Church Parking Lot.
2020 has been full of surprises, but it should come as no surprise that Volga businesses are making every effort to assure your health and safety are priority while visiting their businesses this holiday season. The experience is sure to provide community-goers a safe and socially responsible celebration of the holiday season.
REMINDER: Maintain social distancing, use hand sanitizer/wash your hands, wear a mask, and stay home if you’ve been feeling sick.