Hometown Christmas tied into area event
The Vandalia Chamber of Commerce has combined this year’s Hometown Christmas with Mexico’s country station, KWWR 96, for their “Christmas in the Country” give-a-way.
The event will take place on November 23, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m in the Van-Far High School gym. The Van-Far Character+ will also be hosting a holiday craft fest. Shoppers can also enjoy food booths that will available in the cafeteria.
There will be a drawing at 2 p.m. for chamber bucks. The grand prize winner will win $100 in chamber bucks, second place will receive $75 in chamber bucks, and third place will receive $50 in chamber bucks that must be used at a local participating vendor. Be sure to look for the Elf on the Shelf!
There will be a drawing for someone from Vandalia to advance to the next phase in the KWWR 96 “Christmas in the Country” give-a-way. The station is featuring a give-a-way, worth over $27,788.00 in cash value. The Vandalia winner will receive $50 in chamber bucks. Go to kwwr.com for a full list of contest rules and prize descriptions.
For those interested in hosting a booth, the booth space is a 10’ area for $15. Tables are available for an additional charge of $10 each. There will be no electricity available. Deadline to sign up for booth space and to pay for your booth will be November 8. Please contact Cindy Pirch at Van-Far at 594-6442 with any questions.