Pike Chamber Holiday Events for Kids & Adults!


Pike County Chamber – The Pike County Chamber of Commerce would like to announce the upcoming Holiday Events for the month of December that are all open to the public.

The Annual Festival of Lights which is co-sponsored by the Milford Business Council & the Milford Lions Club will kick off the festivities on Saturday, December 3rd at 5:00p.m. on the front lawn of the Pike County Public Library and The Community House at the light in Milford. A celebration of everyone in the community will include refreshments, caroling, glow sticks for the kids as well as the historic lighting of the star on the Knob and the community tree. The grand finale will be the arrival of Santa on one of Milford’s finest fire trucks along with a very cool team of reindeer. Afterwards, you can walk the town and visit the live nativity at the First Presbyterian Church and stop in the many shops & restaurants that will remain open late.

The Pike Chamber’s Holiday Networking Party which is sponsored this year by Pike County Light & Power Company will be held on December 15th at the Best Western Inn in Matamoras from 5:30p.m. to 7:30p.m. Cost is $5.00 for Pike Chamber members and $10.00 for non-members which include complimentary appetizers, cash bar, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Everyone is welcome to bring your friends and business associates along with plenty of business cards and take advantage of this event to network your business, organization or upcoming event! You will have many chances to make new contacts and get more business no matter what industry you are in. Making those important face to face contacts at this festive holiday event is a powerful and affordable marketing technique that can help your business grow.

And not to forget the little ones, the Women in Business Committee of the Chamber is holding a Holiday Ornament Decorating event on Sunday, December 18th from 2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m. at the Best Western Inn in Matamoras. For $7.00 per child, the children can come into the festive atmosphere of holiday music and decorations, pick out a pre-made ornament and decorate it anyway they wish with the assortment of crafty ideas. This could maybe be a nice outing with Grandma & Grandpa & the kids can sing along to their holiday favorites while doing their craft, having milk and cookies and then while their project is drying, they can sit and visit with Santa to let him know how good they’ve been all year and take pictures before they go! Reservations are suggested. Also collecting donations of new hats, gloves, scarves and socks for local kids in need.

For further information contact the Chamber by e-mailing info@pikechamber.com or calling the Chamber office at 570-296-8700.