Inaugural Holidazzle Raises Nearly $8,000

Recap of Thursday, December 4, Holidazzle Fund Raiser at the Great Lakes Children’s Museum

  • Hosted by: Teri Gorsline, Kristy Kurjan, Erica Mohr, Hesper Smyth, Marissa Wege, the entire Great Lakes Children’s Museum Events Committee, and the Great Lakes Children’s Museum Trustees

105 turned out for the inaugural event raising nearly $8,000 in under 3 hours.  Music, food, wine, and champagne framed a celebration of past, present and future successes for the Museum.  Thanks to all who attended.  Thanks, also, to the sponsors and volunteers who made it a success.

Holiday Market Vendors included;

  • Sweetwater Threads
  • Portenga Bay
  • The Perfect Paperie
  • The Elf Cafe
  • CUPS
  • Stella & Dot
  • Arbonne
  • Celadon Road
  • Hazelnut Kids

Prize Providers

Allure Salon, Arbonne, Bay Cabinetry, Bob Sandtveit, Brengman Brothers Crain Hill Vineyards, Bright Blooms Kinderplay, Celadon Road, Cherry Tree Inn, Dan Brady Painting, Darling Botanical, Federico’s Design Jewelers, Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Great Lakes Children’s Museum Gift Shop, Hazelnut Kids, Hydrangea BLU Handbags, Imagine Health, James C Smith Fine Jewelry, Kathy Strugala, Leelanau Peninsula Vintners Association, Meadowsweet, Nifty Things, Old Town Playhouse, Portenga Bay, Quality Inn, Salon Verve, SIlikids, Stella & Dot, Stewart-Zacks, Studio-415, Sweetwater Threads, TC Bling, The Elf Cafe, The Perfect Paperie, Silikids, Yen Yoga & Fitness, West Bay Beach

Event Sponsors



Red Ginger

Bowers Harbor Vineyards_logo Bowers Harbor Vineyards