Chamber Chatter: 2016 Christmas on Market Street kicks off the holidays

By Jeanette Swarts, Executive Director
Osage City Chamber of Commerce

com-logo-2016The 2016 Christmas on Market Street committee would like to thank all of the business that generously donated toward the event. The event is successful with the businesses support. The Osage City Chamber of Commerce would like to thank everyone that attended the 2016 Christmas on Market Street event on Nov. 26, 2016. It was a great sight to see Santa parachute.

Throughout the day, many spectators enjoyed the various activities including the 5K Jingle Bell Run/Walk, Friends of the Osage City Library, Osage County Senior Center sewing projects, Osage City Pride Committee, retail poker, craft show, living nativity, emergency services showcase, story time, gingerbread house building and Santa visits, chili cook-off, raffle drawing, lighted parade, and the downtown lighting.

The raffle drawing was well attended. There was approximately $3,400 of merchandise generously donated by the businesses for the raffle.

Winners of Christmas on Market Street events are:

Window decorating – eight entries

  • First – Artfully Quilted by Barb’s
  • Second – Landmark National Bank – Designed by COF Training Services
  • Third – Ramblin Rose

Retail Poker

  • First – Debbie Rinzler
  • Second – Jennifer Traphagan
  • Third – Becky Siljenberg

Chili cook-off – 10 entries:

  • First – Linda Getsinger
  • Second – Jay Bailey
  • Third – Mandi Potter

Parade float winners

  • First – Osage City Willing Workers 4-H Club
  • Second – Hometown Health Care
  • Third – J.P. Tree Service

ATV/golf cart winners

  • First – Cameron’s Pumpkin Patch
  • Second – State Farm – Jodi Lohmeyer-Stark Agency
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