20120328

DECKERVILLE HOMECOMING
August 1st, 2nd & 3rd



FRIDAY, AUG. 1st
  • Deckerville Public Library BOOK SALE - held inside library, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m
  • GARAGE SALES throughout the town - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • American Legion BEER TENT at Wilson Park - 4:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m
  • HORSESHOE QUALIFYING MATCHES at Wilson Park - all evening“Special Old Timers Doubles" HORSESHOE TOURNEY at Wilson Park - 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    TTPA TRACTOR PULL at Wilson Park, sponsored by Homecoming Committee - starts at 5:00 p.m.
  • BECHLER'S ICE CREAM TRAILER and Fun Food Concessions at Wilson Park - starts at 5:00 p.m.
  • THUMB'S UP SNOWMOBILE CLUB at Wilson Park - starts at 5:00 p.m.
  • Various FOOD BOOTHS at Wilson Park - all evening
  • The Good Timer's FOOD BOOTH at Wilson Park - starts at 5:00 p.m.
  •  CONCESSION's at the school prior to the fireworks proceeds to Autumnwood Activity Dept. 
  • FIREWORKS, behind Deckerville School at dusk (rain date is Saturday, Aug. 2nd at dusk), concessions available on site. 
  • John & Char D.J. at American Legion Beer Tent - from 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight
  • SANILAC TRANSPORTATION BUS, available at Wilson Park - from 11:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
SATURDAY, AUG. 2nd

3-on-3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT, sponsored by and proceeds to DHS Boys and Girls Basketball Programs, at Wilson Park, starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • 3-POINT SHOOT-OUT CONTEST and Free Throw Contest at Wilson Park Tennis Courts, starts after parade
  • 5K RUN/WALK starts at school, sponsored by & proceeds to DHS Track Team - starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • CRAFT SHOW at the Community Center, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
  • Trinity Lutheran Church, Forestville, BAKE SALE at Community Center Craft Show - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Deckerville Public Library BOOK SALE, held inside library - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
  • DECKERVILLE HISTORICAL MUSEUM - open from 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., located at 2485 Black River Street
  • BECHLER'S Ice Cream Trailer & Fun Food Concessions at Wilson Park starts at noon
  • Various FOOD BOOTHS at Wilson Park - all day and evening
  • American Legion BEER TENT at Wilson Park - all day until 1:00 a.m.
  • HORSESHOE PITCHING FINALS at Wilson Park - all day
  • PRE-PARADE ENTERTAINMENT by past Deckerville Idol Contestant Winners at Grandstand on Main Street, sponsored by Homecoming Committee starting at 11 a.m.
  • “PET PARADE” on Main Street, sponsored by Homecoming Committee - starts at 12:00 noon
  • GRAND PARADE "Deckerville's Super Heroes", sponsored by DLOW, starts at noon (Rain Date Sunday, Aug. 3rd at 1 p.m.)
  • TOT BABY CONTEST winners announced at grandstand before parade, sponsored by Homecoming Committee
  • 9th annual CO-ED MUD VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT, pre-registration required, forms at local businesses, sponsored by Deckerville Homecoming Committee and “The Good Timers” - games start at 7:00 a.m.
  • DINNERS AT THE PARK - by THE GOODTIMER'S - starts after parade at Wilson Park
  • Kid’s Entertainment: SPACE WALK, sponsored by DLOW & Deckerville Homecoming Committee Wilson Park - from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • HUMAN DOG SLED RACE - at Wilson Park, sign up by Mud Volleyball area - sign up after parade - race at 2:00 p.m sponsored by The Good Timer's
  • COW PLOP DROP - at Wilson Park after the parade - sponsored by The Good Timer's
  • “JEWLS THE CLOWN” comedy show at Wilson Park starts at 1:00 p.m. & balloon sculpting until 5:00 p.m.
  • Eastern Michigan Tractor Pull Association TRACTOR PULL at Wilson Park - starts at 3:00 p.m.
  • WHISPERING PINES PETTING ZOO at Wilson Park after the parade - 4:00 p.m.
  • THUMB'S UP SNOWMOBILE CLUB FOOD BOOTH, at Wilson Park
  • CLASSIC CAR SHOW on Main Street - at 1:00 p.m.; awards at 4:00 p.m.; cruise starts at 4:00 p.m., sponsored by Homecoming Committee and area businesses
  • 12th annual DECKERVILLE IDOL Singing Competition in Las Vegas Tent at Wilson Park - cash prizes! Sponsored by Homecoming Committee and area businesses, pre-registration is required - starts at 1:30 p.m. hosted by John & Char D.J.
  • KARAOKE CONTEST after Idol Competition - until 5:00 p.m., in Las Vegas Tent at Wilson Park
  • DHS ALUMNI BASEBALL GAME, at DHS Baseball Field, starts at 6:00 p.m. (email Cam O'Mara at cam_258@hotmail.com for details).
  • Good Timer's FOOD BOOTH at Wilson Park - starts at 8:00 p.m.
  • LIVE BAND returning for a 2nd year  - “Hipakritz", at Wilson Park - from 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m
  • SANILAC TRANSPORTATION BUS available at Wilson Park - from 11:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
  • HOMECOMING RAFFLE Tickets Drawing, at Wilson Park Pavilion, all cash prizes - at 12:00 midnight
  • Deckerville League of Women "GAS & FOOD GIVE-AWAY" RAFFLE-all proceeds to local needs- Drawing at Wilson Park Pavilion at 12 midnight
SUNDAY, AUG. 4th
CO-ED SOFTBALL TOURNEY at Sanilac Sportsmen’s Club (5 miles east of Deckerville & 3/4 south on Goetze Rd.) - all day; Chicken BBQ starts at 12:00 noon, fun for the whole family!

20110904

Fireworks Donations

The Deckerville Homcoming Committee would like to thank everyone that donated to this year's Fireworks Display. Without your help the Homecoming would not be what it is today. Whether big or small your donation made a difference!
The Dusty Attic
David & Beverly Blaine
Destiny Plastics, Inc.
The Hair Stop
Richard & Karen Dunlap
Joseph & Pat Tryles
Thomas Hazelton, DDS
Lillian E. Zimelow
Deckerville League of Women
Jerry & Betty Pohl
Calm Acres Dairy, Inc.
Fred & Carl Walton
Deckerville Vet Clinic
Shanna Forsyth
JGDM McConnachie
Gerald & Merlann Keinath & Family
James E. Rutkowski, CPAPC
First Presbyterian Church
Lorne & Marilyn Warczinsky
Harold & Lil Michaels
Larry & Helen Warczinsky
Joanne Smith
Elmer & Rena Susalla
Deckerville Auto Parts
Jim & Dorothy Meissner
Ameriprise Financial
Jim & Linda Ferguson
Eastern Michigan Bank
Ronald Hooper Farms, Inc.
McEachin Excavating Inc.
Stone Insurance
Margaret Jones
Marion Lodge No. 392 F. & A.M.
Exchange State Bank
Dale & Doris Apsey
D'Ville Diner
McDonald's Restaurant
Sanilac Sportmen's Club
Tom & Kathy Innes
Janet Long
Dore Trucking & Services
Shirley Rothwell
John Merriman
Arnold Apiaries, Inc.
Corrine Regentin
Steve Baslock
James & Nanette Bradley
Bill & Linda Griffin
Larry's Decorating
Mavis Graff
Don & Elva Cleland
Gibbs Farm
Keith & Donna Williamson
Clare & Shirley Russell
Robert Cutcher
Helen Elder
Jim & Barb Turbok
Wayne's Auto & Tire Service
Merle & Dorothy Ross
Carol Galligan
Elaine Block
Proto-Crafts, Inc.
David Nisbett, D.C.
Silver Tavern
Tubbs Bros., Inc
Fred & Delores Roberts
American Legion
Dave & Irene Barker
Village of Deckerville
Verne & Jane Dumaw
Dick & Grace McEachin
Ed & Marsha Kosal
Julie Davis
Roger Cleland
Dennis & Doreen Paehlig
Larry & Judy VanNorman
Dale & Lois Abbott
Ty & Grant Forysth
Dick & Nancy Cleland
Stone Sales & Service
Vic & Helen Decker
George & Gail Innis
Randy & Dora Merriman
Tanton Family Farms
All the donators that supported the fireworks in the cannisters around town