Call for Participants and Prizes!

November 15th, 2013

The Pittsford Business Community Group & the Recreation Dept. are once again co-sponsoring this year’s Holiday Events:

The Town-Wide Decorating Contest, starting Friday, Nov. 29th. Categories include: Residential, Commercial,and Municipal. Participants will be judged by volunteers – based on creativity, appearance and theme. Formal entries may sign-up on line at our website, or contact Kelley Lyon at 483-2218, Festive residents who may not be aware of the contest will also be considered possible “entries”, during the judges tour. To be eligible to win, you must be located within the Pittsford/Florence town limits. Judging will take place the week of December 16th. Prizes will be presented at the Community Caroling (TBA)starting at the Congregational Church. Winners who are not present, will be notified by phone.


The 3rd annualĀ Holiday Shopping After-Hours Event & Raffle will be December 13th, 4-8p.m., (give or take an hr.). Participating Businesses and Venues will be decked out with cheer, and have Raffle tickets for you to buy starting Friday, Nov. 29th- ending Sunday, Dec. 15th. Prizes are being donated by various Businesses and Individuals all over Town. Tickets are $1 each or 8 for $5 (look for those PBCG bright red cans on the counters). Daily listings of Participants and Prizes will be posted on our website, fliers, and on Facebook. Winners of the Raffle will be notified privately, by phone.

Current venues include:
The Town Hall/Lothrop Gymnasium is hosting: a fantastic “Pasta Bar” for dinner, Home made Baked Goods & Desserts, Artisan Jewelers, Crafters, Gift Wrapping, Maple Products, Canned Goods, Nature’s Gifts, PBCG Raffle, and more.

The Furnace Brook Weslyean Church (now located on Rte. 7 near Gech’s Fuel) is offering free child care & activities- so all the adults can shop with ease, that same afternoon & evening.

The Maclure Library will be hosting “Santa’s Elves Workshop” activities, Art and have Gifts for sale.


If you would like to donate a prize for the Town-Wide Decorating Contest, please contact Kelley at 483-2218, If you’d like to participate in the Holiday Shopping After Hours Event & Raffle, click here for the vendor application.


Many Thanks, Kelley