2013 Christmas Parade Sponsorship
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Seeks Nominations for 2013 Hometown Christmas Parade Grand Marshal
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for a special area resident who will lead the historic Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade down Main Street on December 1, 2013. Nominees should be individuals, or a couple, who stand out for their generous gift of time and talent and who have made a positive impact on the community. Those interested in nominating the parade Grand Marshal should complete the nomination form along with three paragraphs detailing the nominee’s community involvement and their contributions to the greater Rochester community. Nominees should be a resident of Rochester, Rochester Hills or Oakland Township. Nominations forms should be submitted to the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce at 71 Walnut, Suite 110, Rochester, MI 48307. Nominations can be faxed to 248-651-5270 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nomination forms must be sent in by Friday, April 5, 2013. Nomination forms can be downloaded at the above PDF link or by contacting the Chamber office.
Besides leading the historic parade down Rochester Road/Main Street in Rochester Hills and Rochester and the winner will be honored at the annual Grand Marshal reception, held at Great Oaks Country Club located at 777 Great Oaks Blvd, Rochester, MI 48307.
The Mission of the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is to provide leadership by advancing business development in partnership with civic, cultural and educational interests for the benefit of its members and the community.
2012 Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade Video
Click here to view the 2012 Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade "Inside Santa's Workshop."
2012 Award Winners
1st- Living Word Lutheran Church
2nd- Creative Custom Draperies
3rd- Holy Family Regional School
High School Floats
1st- Robotics Teams 33, 201, and 245
1st- Lions Club
2nd- Rochester Rotary
3rd- Rochester Jaycees
Business & Industry Floats
1st- Genisys Credit Union
2nd- Home Depot
3rd- Goddard School
Grand Marshal Award Winner
Living Word Lutheran Church
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2nd- Rochester High School Varsity Dance Team
3rd- Bellissima Bridal
1st- Harmony Acres Arabian Parade Horses
3rd- Darlings of Destruction Jr. Derby
1st- Onyx Suburban Skating Academy
2nd- Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan
3rd- Language Complete