Hollis Old Home Days celebration set for Sept. 20- 21
Friday, August 30, 2013
HOLLIS – Those putting on Hollis Old Home Days want people and their canine friends to join the parade.
The 2013 Hollis Old Home Days celebration is coming soon Friday, Sept. 20 and Saturday, Sept. 21. Watching the parade from the sidelines is always great, but here’s a chance to be part of the fun.
Are you proud of your pet? The Humane Society for Greater Nashua will be at Old Home Days to “judge” the pets in the parade.
The categories for prizes are:
Pet that shows the Most Hollis Town Spirit
Best Pet and their Human Look-a-Likes
Most Unique Pet
Also, dust off that antique car and join in for the car show as well.
To participate, sign up at www.hollisold
The Hollis Woman’s club is sponsoring an apple pie contest at Hollis Old Home Days on Sept. 21.
Bake and bring your best home-cooked apple pie, no entry fee required. Claim the first-place ribbon in your age division and win a cash prize. After judging, everyone can buy a slice.
Only one entry per person
No entry fee
Entry must be home-prepared, traditional two-crust apple pie – no mixes
All entries must be submitted to Apple Pie Contest tent by 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21 for judging
Recipe should accompany entry, specifying variety/varieties of apples used.
Decision of judges will be final
All pies become property of the Hollis Woman’s Club and will be cut and sold by the piece following judging
Three entry divisions: Children (up to age 12), Students (ages 13 -21), and Adult (ages 22-plus).
Judging is at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 21. Ribbons and cash prizes awarded for first, second and third place (only) in each division.
If you have additional questions, send an email to ApplePieContest@