Mark Your Calendar for the 8th Year of
Making Spirits Bright in Sheboygan
Be sure to mark your calendar for the 8th year of the Making Spirits Bright Drive-Through Holiday Lights Show. This year's show will begin daily the day after Thanksgiving on November 29 through December 31, 2019 from 5:00 - 9:00 PM except for Christmas Eve, December 24th.
Volunteer to Help Create Beautiful Displays for
Making Spirits Bright in Sheboygan
Do you want to help create the beautiful displays in the park?
We are looking for volunteers to help create and update the displays for this year's show!
Work nights start in June - Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 PM to 8 at the latest.
Only available once? Great! Want to help during every work night? Awesome!
All skill levels are welcome. High school age and up please! This is a great opportunity to gain volunteer hours and help make a difference in our community.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested!
Refrigerated Truck Purchase Most Recent Success Story of
Making Spirits Bright and Sheboygan County Food Bank Partnership
Sheboygan, WI (March 27, 2019)
New equipment offering distribution of fresh emergency food to 3,000 families made possible from growing partnership of two non-profit organizations.
Since 2012, the partnership between Making Spirits Bright (MSB) and Sheboygan County Food Bank (SCFB) has allowed SCFB to grow its organizational capacity, reach, and positive impact for hungry Sheboygan County families and residents. Through the seven-year-long partnership, MSB has collected 473,724 pounds of pantry items donated by the community during their annual drive through the holiday lights show. In 2018 alone, MSB and SCFB worked together to collect a record 100,451 pounds from the community during the holiday season.
Until Making Spirits Bright Begins
- November 29 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
- November 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
- November 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
- November 30 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
- November 30 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Back by popular demand, you can take a ride starting at Quarryview Center and proceed through Evergreen Park. Boarding every Friday and Saturday is at 5:15 / 6:00 / 6:45 / 7:30 / 8:15 PM and Sunday 5:15 / 6:00 / 6:45 / 7:30 PM for $2 per person CASH ONLY (children under one free). The Discovery Coach trolley is fully enclosed and features old-fashioned style with modern conveniences. Decorative wooden bench seating, wood interior, and brass accompaniments will make you feel like you are riding a street car of yesteryear. Heating assures your comfort.
These trolleys were built by skilled craftsmen by hand in Crandon, Wisconsin by Hometown Trolley, the second oldest trolley manufacturer in the United States. For more details about the trolleys visit www.discoverycoach.com.
Across the county, from Sheboygan to Random Lake to Plymouth and Sheboygan Falls, the food pantries, staffed by volunteers and operated by organizations such as Sheboygan County Food Bank and numerous churches, are vital to helping feed our families in need.
We need your help in 2018! There are many ways that individuals and companies can help Making Spirits Bright create another memorable and giving holiday season. We look forward to hearing from you.
Making Spirits Bright continues to grow thanks to our generous sponsors. We are still looking for companies in Sheboygan County who would like to sponsor a holiday program that gives back. We have collected over 200,000 lbs. of pantry items for the Sheboygan County food pantries since 2012.