Join us for a Christmas Celebration on December 7th!
This year the Chamber is excited to host a chili cook-off before the parade. The competition will be judged by YOU, in an all you can taste event! Tasting kits will be available for $5 and include a spoon, napkin, wristband (for unlimited tasting) and two tickets to vote for your favorite chili (children 10 and under are free). Additional tickets can be purchased for $0.50 each.
Team registration is $25 (made out to Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce) and includes up to four members and tasting kits for each member. Each team will have approximately a 10ft x 10ft space to set up their chili cooking station. Teams are responsible for tables, chairs, tents, coolers, chili ingredients and anything else you need prepare your chili. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes include $100, $75, and $50.
Water and other warm beverages will be available for sale during the cook-off and start of the parade. Event start time and registration will be available soon. For all other questions, contact Brandon L. Mathews at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479-226-0169.
After you’ve filled up on some good chili, stick around for our parade that starts at 6:00pm! Parade line up will begin at 4:45pm in from of the Mammoth Spring School Multi-purpose building. This includes cars, motorcycles, ATVs, and floats. Horses will line up at the Mammoth Spring Park on Main St.
The theme this year is "Favorite Christmas Movie Scene"
This year we are upping the prize money for best float to $200 for 1st, $150 for 2nd, and $75 for 3rd. Float registration for judging will be $25 (made out to Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce). All non-judged floats and other entrees are FREE and welcomed! Ribbons will be awarded to the Best Decorated Classic/Unique Car, Horse, and Motorcycle/ATV. Parade registration will be available soon! For all other questions, contact Brandon L. Mathews at email@example.com or 479-226-0169.
Old Soldier's Reunion Wins Henry Award.
Governor Asa Hutchinson presented the "Grand Old Classic" festival and event award to the Old Soldiers Reunion during the 2019 Governor's Conference on Tourism. The award honors events that have stood the test of time and demonstrated excellence in promoting tourism.
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