Christmas in the Village

Christmas in the Village

December 5, 2015

Noon – 5pm in Downtown Ortonville

Downtown Parade at 3pm starring Santa riding in a carriage
2014 Sponsors: Verizon Wireless Zone and Hamilton’s Feed and Fuel


Visit with one of Santa’s Reindeer!

2014 Sponsor: Jason Gault – Real Estate One


Old Mill Christmas!  See Santa here!

2014 Sponsor: Clarkston Brandon Community Credit Union


Visit Santa at The Old Mill Museum


 Listen to stories with Mrs. Claus at Old Mann Schoolhouse.  Sign language interpreter services provided by Baker College of Flint, under the supervision of a Certified Interpreter.


 Visit Holiday Boutiques throughout town for unique gifts

O-VILLE_LOW_RES-3987Holiday Specials and Boutiques located at: Old Town Hall, 437 Mill Street, Mabelena’s, For the Love of Local, Hamilton’s Feed & Fuel, and South Street Consignment

For more information, see our flyers:

2014 Christmas Flyer in color

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Dulcimer Troupe at The Old Mill (10am – 3pm)

Classic Winds at Brandon Twp Library (1pm-2:30pm)


St. Dominic’s Chapel Girls’ Choir at Old Town Hall (2:30pm)


Alpacas, sponsored by DreamCatchers Alpacas at The Old Mill (1pm-5pm)


Reindeer and elves, sponsored by Wireless Zone and Ortonville DDA at Heritage Gardens (3pm-5pm)

Free Carriage Rides, sponsored by Hamilton’s Feed & Fuel and Thompson’s Hardware from in front of Thompson’s Hardware (after parade)

Yesteryear Tractor Club Hayrides at Fire Hall on Pond Street (after parade)

Highlights – Christmas in the Village 2011

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Thank You Sponsors of Christmas in the Village

Many thanks to our premiere sponsors this year.  These downtown Ortonville businesses know “it takes a village” to make the community its best.  Please think of them first when it is time for you to do business.

Santa’s Sleigh Ride sponsored by Thompsons Hardware and Hamilton’s of Ortonville

Reindeer sponsored by Wireless Zone

Pictures with Santa sponsored by Ortonville Lions Club

Storytime with Mrs. Claus sponsored by Mabelena’s

Kids Crafts sponsored by Lisa Dwyer Mortgage

Parade coordinated by Brandon Township Parks and Recreation

Jingle Bell Run coordinated by Brandon Groveland Youth Assistance

Also, Thank you to the many volunteers and organizations contributing to Christmas in the Village:

The Yesteryear Tractor Club, The Eastern Stars, Brandon Township Fire Department, Hamilton’s Feed & Fuel, Art of Life, Ortonville United Methodist Church,The Village Pub, Brandon Marching Band, Mabelena’s, Brandon school Distrct, G.O.B. Gymnastics, Historical Society, Two Pine Forge, The Christmas Community Toy Store, Dream Catcher Alpacas, Paramount Signs & Graphix, Jerry Waite,  Lions Club, Peters Family, MacArthur Family, and Christmas in the Village Committee volunteers



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2010 Highlights – Christmas in the Village

Highlights from 2010

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