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The floor of the Historic Holmes Theatre’s main hallway is now covered in shiny copper coins thanks to donations and volunteer help from around the lakes area. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes

Holmes Theatre’s penny floor finished; open house Thursday

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It’s been a nearly yearlong process, but months of volunteer hours and thousands of donated pennies later, the new penny floor at the Historic Holmes Theatre is finally finished.


“It’s all done!” exclaimed Amy Stoller Stearns, the theater’s executive director, on Tuesday morning.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 844-1454