September – October 2017
Fall Decorating Contest
The Fennimore Area Chamber of Commerce Marketing is sponsoring a Fall Decorating Contest. Our goal is to invite tourists to stop and shop while passing through Fennimore on their way to Gays Mills Apple Fest and Warrens Cranberry Fest that weekend. Along with Fennimore Schools Homecoming and Museums Heritage Day and Toy Tractor Show and last but not least the Fireball Run coming through September 25.
Details include registration forms sent to the Chamber office by September 11, 2017. Decorating must be done by noon on Monday, September 18. Be creative! Decorate store windows, light poles (caution you can’t obstruct sidewalks or site of traffic ). Decorations should remain up at the least through September or even into October. Send in a photo by Sept 19 for the first round of judging. Prizes include: 1st Place – 2018 Chamber Dues (Value $110 to $350); 2nd Place – $50 and 3rd Place – $25
For more information or questions, please contact Joy Bussan at 608-822-6416 or email at [email protected]
Fall into Savings in Fennimore Promotion Sept 21-24
The Chamber is sponsoring the “Fall into Savings in Fennimore” promotion the weekend of September 21-24 in conjunction with several other Fennimore events. The sales promotion is to encourage travelers to stop and shop on their way to apple orchards, harvest festivals, and other events.
Other events in Fennimore that weekend include:
- Sept 23 – Southwest Tech Homecoming / Open House / Music Concert
- Sept 24 – Heritage Day at Railroad Museum with antique tractors, farm equipment and cars
- Sept 24 – Fennimore Doll & Toy Museum food stand, pedal tractor pull and other special activities
- Sept 24 – FFA Pancake Breakfast
- Sept 24 – FFA Alumni Farm Toy Tractor Show and Sale
- Sept 24 – Giant Pumpkin Contest
- Sept 25 – Fireball Run (see the Fireball Run Information)
For more information about any of the Chamber promotions or events, please contact the Promotions Coordinator, Linda Parrish, at 608-822-3599.