Monday, November 27, 2017

A Home Town Christmas Parade December 2nd at 5pm *********GRAND MARSHAL IS AL & ANGELA STARNES

The Crittenden County Chamber of  Commerce working with Partners Insurance is putting on the Annual Christmas Parade December 2nd 2017 @ 5pm. The theme this year is Home Town Christmas. We have over 40 entries into the parade along with a very special guest....Santa & Mrs. Claus!!!
Leading the way is this year's Grand Marshal is Al & Angela Starnes.

* Merry Christmas from The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce and Partners Insurance *

Friday, November 3, 2017

Business of the Month for November is Auto Art

Auto Art is owned by Cecil & Angel Henry.
Their phone number is 270-965-4810 and is located at 985 SR 120 Marion, KY 42064.

Auto Art has won the business of the month for November. Auto Art has sponsored numerous Chamber of Commerce events from October 2016 Picture in the Park - Hocus Pocus, August 2017 Picture in the Park- ET, and October 2017 Picture in the Park - Ghostbusters. Plus numerous other project for the Chamber. Angel Henry is the Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Vice President. Her and Cecil has been a strong back bone for the Chamber and we are very lucky to have them. PLEASE JOIN US IN CONGRATULATING AUTO ART FOR THEIR LOVE FOR OUR COMMUNITY.

Monday, October 23, 2017

The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade ************ A Hometown Christmas ********** Dec 2nd @ 5pm

The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade will be scheduled for
December 2nd at 5pm on Main Street in Marion, KY. Partners Insurance is in charge of putting it together. Contact Susan Alexander @ 270-965-5015 with questions.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest ************** Let your Ugly Shine !!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce is putting on the 2nd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest. Starting November 10th thru 24th.
Rules:
You will upload a picture of you wearing your Ugly Christmas Sweater to the Event Page.
Share it out on your pages to get as many likes as you can. Contest will end on November 24th @ 10pm.
The winner will be the picture with the most "likes" and you will get to ride in the Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade - A Hometown Christmas. Parade put together by Partners Insurance and receive a $25 gift certificate.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Business of the Month for October...............Signature Boutique

Signature Boutique is owned by Tammy Owen.
Phone # 270-704-3161

Their Mission:
We are so excited to offer a women's line of clothing that is affordable, trendy, and adorable! We offer women's sizes from S-4X. We now have an exciting line of children's clothing and accessories. We want to always help our customers find that perfect outfit for whatever the occasion may be! We want your shopping experience to be fun and memorable!
They have tons of items even beyond apparel.

Now offering.........Dry Cleaning too!!!!!!

Congrats to Signature Boutique for being awarded the business of the Month and for going above and beyond for Marion, KY!

Gearing up for the Pumpkin Festival October 7th Saturday

The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce is putting on the 8th Annual Pumpkin Festival Saturday October 7th starting at 9am to 4 pm then leading off the Crittenden County Extension Service is putting on a Pumpkin Chunkin @ the Fair Grounds Registeration is at 3:30pm and Contest starts at 4pm. Contact The Extension Office  @ 270-965-5236.
Vendors set up and ready to go at 9am.
Activities:
Hay Maze
Library Book Sale
Face Painting
Car Show
Match Box Car Race
Animal Pet Show
Beauty Contest
Costume Contest ages 12 and under
Free Kindness Rock Painting
Corn Hole Tournament
Dash for Cash
Witch's Hate Ring Toss
Pedal Tractor Pull


Entertainment:
Michael Castleberry
Courtney Peveler

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Small Business Saturday November 25th

The Chamber of Commerce is hosting another Small Business Saturday Event on November 25th starting at 9am at the Welcome Center. Any business having a sale or event please let us know by calling Susan at 270-965-5015 or message us on Facebook so we can help market your sale.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Farm To Table Dinner September 9th

2nd Year for the Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Farm to Table Dinner set for
Saturday September 9th at the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church @ 224 W. Bellville Street in Marion, KY.
Time: 6:30pm @ Imogene Stout Market on Main for appetizers and music from Classy and Grassy.
         7:00pm @ Church for sit down dinner outside - Steaks, Salads, Sides and Dessert
Tickets are $ 50 each.
All food will be grown, raised, purchased in Crittenden County.
We have a limited number of tickets - 50. Make sure to get your tickets before they are sold out at The Welcome Center or Bowtanicals.
For more info please call Susan Alexander at 270-965-5015.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Picture in the Park October 21st 2017 showing Ghostbusters

The Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that we are having another Picture in the Park on October 21st showing Ghostbusters. Brought to you and our community by Auto Art. Movie will start at dark. Make plans to attend. It is awesome.

SolarFest 2017 Keepin' Weird Festival is SATURDAY AUGUST 19TH @ 5PM

Vendors can set up anytime around 4pm.
Wooden Bat games start at 4pm.
Every vendors will be open by 5pm.
Food: BBQ, Funnel Cakes, SnoCones, LemonShake Ups, Water
Lots of activities, Music, Comedian, Movie ET, games......Come on out to the Marion City/ County Park at 5 pm @ 100 Upper Park Drive Marion, KY.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month is.....Woman's Club of Marion.
Woman's Club is the oldest volunteer organization in the community. They have around 25 members and hold monthly meeting to cover education, home life, international affairs, public issues, and community improvement. Let's all give a round of applause to the July Business of the Month...Woman's Club of Marion. Thanks for all you do for the county.

SolarFest 2017 Keepin' It Weird

Join us for a pre-eclipse celebration 

August 19 at Marion-Crittenden County Park

Vendors are able to start setting up at 4pm but most events are starting at 5pm

4pm Wooden Bat Baseball Exhibition Games at Gordon B. Guess Field, Crittenden v Webster
5-7pm Michael Castleberry.
6pm Keepin' It Weird Costume Contest (Contact Shanna West @ 270-704-9264 for more info)
5-7pm Scavenger Hunt with Alien Crash Site
7-8pm Farmers Bank putting on LipSync Battle
8-9pm William Justin Raye - comedian
9:30pm Picture at the Park showing ET on the soccer field.
Vendors - Please contact Susan Alexander at the Chamber of Commerce office at 270-965-5015.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Spring Fling March 25th 2017 11am to 2pm

Crittenden County Chamber of Commerce is working with The Peoples Bank and putting together the first annual Spring Fling. The Peoples Bank is putting on an Easter Egg Hunt at the Soccer field at 11am. At the Crittenden County Fair Ground barn on Saturday March 25th from 11am to 2pm, The Chamber is setting up shop with the finest boutique vendors around. Courtney Pate Photography will be doing Easter/Spring mini sessions that day as well. To contact Courtney for a session 270-969-8522.
Here are the list of vendors coming:
Signature Boutique
Hodge's Apparel
Matilda Jane
Lu La Roe
Rodan + Fields
The Rural Bus Route
Lipsynse
Scentsy
JamBerry
Whoopsie Daisy Designs
Mary Kay

Bring your kiddos out to hunt eggs then get all your Easter outfits while you are there. Questions please call Susan Alexander 270-965-5015.