Feeling festive? Dress your pet… and dress yourself… flip flops, sunglasses and floppy hats will help to set the scene at the 2012 “Summer Beach Party” Pet Parade in Downtown Tecumseh. The 9th Annual Pet Parade is scheduled for Saturday, July 21st at 10:00 am in Downtown Tecumseh. The parade will begin at the corner of Pearl Street and Chicago Blvd., and continue down to Adams Park next to City Hall.Use your imagination and have fun dressing your favorite pet in “Summer Beach Party” themed attire. Dogs, cats, bunnies and an occasional reptile have dressed in “theme” and attended this family friendly fun-filled event. Special “Judge’s Choice Awards” will be presented for different categories after the parade at Adams Park. Great prizes have been donated by Red Mill Pet Supply, Bad Hair Day? and Companion Animal Clinic. Dress up your pet and who knows… you may be the winner of one of these very exciting pet prizes, but rest assured no child leaves empty handed. You may preregister at Red Mill Pet Supply, Companion Animal Clinic, Tecumseh Parks & Recreation and the Tecumseh District Library. We ask that everyone bring a bag or can of pet food which will be donated to help fed local pets in need. The event is sponsored by the Tecumseh Lions Club. Bring the whole family and join in the spirit of the event… It’s going to be a great time! For more details please visit www.downtowntecumseh.com or call 517.424.6003.
Tecumseh’s Annual Sidewalk Market Days are scheduled for July 20th and 21st from 10 am – 5 pm. Each day merchants will be offering great bargains and sales on merchandise either inside or outside of their stores. Over twenty merchants located Downtown and at the west end of Tecumseh will be offering great sales and specials. Tilton and Sons Shoes will be having a Hush Puppies Airstream Camper filled with special offerings and music from the 58’s era… plus men’s shoes designed from the 1958 era will be on display with some available for purchase! You won’t want to miss the bargains at Martin’s Home Center as they fill the sidewalk with lots of great merchandise! Other merchants will have sales as well… from home décor and decorating items to coins… from silk flowers to books… from jewelry to hardware supplies and everything in between! Great things will be at Boulevard Market and Sandy Grounds Coffee, Grey Fox Floral, Nettie’s Book Nook, Dip Stix and Stuff, Tecumseh Coins, Great Ideas and Burdick and Associates, The Daily Grind, and Cunningham Vision Center. Don’t forget to stop by and check out our great restaurants for a delicious bite to eat at The Dog House, Evans Street Station, The Daily Grind, British Tea Garden, Tecumseh Big Boy and Muk’s Sports Pub, many will have Market Day specials. Want a great deal on women’s clothing? The Wild Iris and Blush Boutique may have just what you are looking for! Bailey Water Care and Tecumseh Plywood with have specials to offer be sure to check them out. Red Mill Pet Supply, Golden Acres and Paws for Grooming will have special offerings for your four-legged friends. Be sure to visit the west end merchants to see what great things they have to offer. Call 517.424.6003 for more details.
The Lenawee Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to economic and business expansion throughout Lenawee County. By attracting new businesses, helping to grow established businesses, and supporting entrepreneurial endeavors in Lenawee, LEDC is creating an economically viable and vibrant region. In addition to business attraction, retention and start-up activities, LEDC provides critical services to support business growth including access to funding sources and talent enhancement.