This Saturday, December 2, the Sierra County Animal Relief Fund reprises its annual Christmas Extravaganza during Downieville’s Holiday on Main. The event is comprised of the Pet Parade, a Stocking Raffle, and a Silent Auction.
The Pet Parade begins at 12:00 noon, in front of the firehouse. People are invited to bring
their furry family members, costumed as they wish, and join in the fun. There will be judging in various categories, with prizes awarded.
Tickets for the raffle sell for $1.00 each, or six for $5.00. Raffle items, as of now, are: 4 tickets to Fairytale Town; 2 dinners at Los Dos Hermanos; free oil change and filter service at Plaza Tires; toys, treats, and hair roller from Plumas Veterinary Services; four $20 gift certificates to South Pine Cafe; a $50 gift certificate at SPD Markets; and, four $25 gift
certificates at Volz Brothers Automotive. More prizes may be added prior to the event.
Current items in the silent auction are : Ashford spinning wheel; basket of goodies from
BriarPatch Co-op; four 1-day Park Hopper Tickets to Disneyland Park and Disney California Park Adventure; bag of animal treats and toys from Incredible Pets; Yard Games
package, poop bag holder, and doggie duvet cover from Kurgo; vaccinations (with owner-paid annual exam), toys, and a hair roller from Plumas Veterinary Services; 4 infield tickets to Reno Aces Baseball; four tickets to Sacramento River Cats Baseball; and, 2-weekday night stay in private double-occupancy room, and one-month membership, at Sierra
Hot Springs. For more information, or to purchase raffle tickets or make auction bids prior to the event, call Rachel at 289-2720, or Linda or Paul at 289-2751.