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ROTARY GOLF TOURNAMENT 2017
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Torchlight Parade

The Tent Crew - Torchlight Parade

Dec. 10, 2016

 The annual Torchlight Parade (Torchlight Muster) is a town tradition for over 45 years. The parade consists of Fife & Drum Corps, bagpipers and others from all over the state andbeyond (NY, PA) who take part in this event which was started by Bill Reid, a military historian from Westbrook. Torchlight Musters date back to the revolutionary war era when townspeople gathered and marched with candlelights. The Old Saybrook Rotary Club is proud to play a role in this time honored tradition unique to Old Saybrook. The parade begins at the top of Main St. (Colter St.) and ends at the Town Green where a welcoming tent stocked with hot chocolate and baked goods hosted by the Rotary Club awaits the parade paticipants.

Date of Event: December 10, 2016 6pm
(our 29th year of hosting)

Marty's Report for this year:
Had a great turnout and this years donations exceeded previous years. We would like to thank the following businesses for donation baked goods for the participants and attendees.
Special thanks to the Estuary Council for Seniors who allowed us the use of their kitchen facilities for preparing the hot chocolate.

CLOUD 9

LUIGIS

DUNKIN DONUTS

DAGMARS DESSERTS

STOP & SHOP

BIG Y

MIRSINA'S

CAFE TOSCANA

PAPERBACK CAFE

STARBUCKS

PURSUIT OF PASTRY

BEACH DONUT SHOP

Thanks to the Rotarians who gathered, prepared and served the refreshments:
A thank you to Chris Reid and Tents for Events for providing a heated tent!

 
   

 Torchlight Parade Dec. 13, 2014

    


Torchlight Parade, Old Saybrook       Dec. 8, 2012

 
 

 



Torchlight Parade, Old Saybrook       Dec. 10, 2011

 
 
 
 

 



Torchlight Parade, Old Saybrook       Dec. 13, 2008

 
 
   

 


Past Years' Photos

 
 
 
 

 

 


Torchlight Parade, Old Saybrook      Dec. 10, 2005


Serving the marchers

Marchin' On