Thank you to those who celebrated the holidays with us at the annual Christmas Parade! Line up for the parade began at 5:30 pm at the Northwest Savings Bank parking lot with the parade stepping off at 6 pm. The parade started down Main Street, ending at 5th Avenue. All parade entries were welcome. The categories of entries include marching bands, musical/instrumental groups, color guard, novelty/specialty groups, drill teams. non-profit service organizations or groups, equestrian and/or animal groups, Scout troops, floats, VIP’s, dignitaries, celebrities and gymnastics groups.
On Monday, November 21st beginning at 4 p.m. local came by to pick up free stockings for all local children, filled with goodies complements of the Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry and the Clarion Area Business Community. After the parade, patrons stopped by several other businesses to pick up even more goodies for their stockings.
Following the parade, families stopped by for their free photo with Santa Claus!
Customer Appreciation Day
Customer Appreciation Day took place on Monday, November 21, 2016. Businesses in downtown Clarion offered special sales and promotions for their customers throughout the day. Stay tuned for 2017 Customer Appreciation Day!
American Express Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 26, 2016, was a day filled with excitement as the Clarion community celebrated the American Express Small Business Saturday with great sales and two awesome chances to win.
Customers had the chance to “Shop small” during the holiday season to support local businesses and merchants on Small Business Saturday! Customers found great deals and special promotions at various Clarion area businesses. Shoppers stopped by the Clarion Area Chamber on Main Street between 10 am and 2 pm for a special giveaway for Clarion shoppers. Shoppers also played Plinko for a chance to win coupons to save money while shopping in their favorite stores.
For more information on our Christmas celebrations, please contact the Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry at 814.226.9161 or email [email protected].