Category Archives: Holiday

Gift Local with Chamber Bucks

Show your support for Clear Lake by choosing to Gift Local this year! In addition to purchasing gifts directly from retailers, consider purchasing Clear Lake Chamber Bucks for your family, friends, and even employees this holiday giving season. Clear Lake Bank and Trust recently purchased $13,000.00 worth of Chamber Bucks for their employees, and Super 8 Clear Lake...
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Holiday Open House Winners

Once again the Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce teamed up with businesses to host an Old Fashioned Holiday Open House promotion. Folks entered to win chamber bucks at participating businesses. Each week from November 16-December 14, one winner was chosen to win $100 in Chamber Bucks. A grand prize winner was drawn from all...
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You Can Create Your Own Ugly Christmas Sweater!

To celebrate Ugly Christmas Sweater Day, we asked Elin Miner, Thrift Store District Manager for Opportunity Village to take over our blog. December 11th is Ugly Christmas Sweater Day!  If you missed out on the chance to purchase your one-of-a-kind sweater during the Christmas Opening at the Village General Store here in Clear Lake, (Always the first...
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Christmas by the Lake Lighted Parade Winners

The balmy weather brought spectators out in droves for the 21st Annual Christmas by the Lake festival. Nearly fifteen thousand people gathered to watch the lighted parade and fireworks that followed. The parade theme was "The Twelve Days of Christmas." The top 3 winning floats out of 35 were chosen by a panel of judges, and...
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