The Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce and Christmas Parade Committee announces the 2014 Lebanon Christmas Parade. “The Greatest Gift of Christmas” was submitted by Aleah Helton of Lebanon, Missouri. Aleah is the winner of $100.00 and has the opportunity to ride in the Christmas Parade, on November 22nd. Over 130 parade theme entries were submitted this year.
Parade signups begin on Wednesday, October 1st. Entry forms can be picked up at the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce, 186 North Adams in Lebanon or click to download the 2014 Parade Sign Up. There is no fee charged to enter the parade. The parade entrant deadline is November 19th at 5:00 p.m.
The Parade will follow the traditional route and will include local and area marching bands, and will end with an appearance by Santa Claus. Please click to read the Parade Rules.
Join us for the Annual Membership Dinner Banquet and Basket Auction, new this year! Bid on over 30 baskets donated by local and area businesses. On September 18, 2014 the Chamber will celebrate 66 years of service to the Lebanon and Laclede County area. The Chamber will also present the 10th Annual Business Awards including: Business of the Year (Small and Large), Image Award (Small and Large) and Service Organization of the Year Award. The event will take place at the Kenneth E. Cowan Civic Center beginning with Social, Basket Auction, and Live Music at 5:30 p.m. and Dinner Meeting at 6:15 p.m. Reservations are $25.00 per person and must be reserved through the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce by calling 417-588-3256 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. This event is sponsored by Emerson Climate Technologies, Mid Missouri Credit Union and The Real Estate Company.