Tag: Christmas in the City

Christmas in the City to kick off with Merry Monday, tree lighting

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas in the City event will kick off with Merry Monday on Nov. 20 in downtown Arkansas City. Live music will begin and food vendors will open at 4 p.m. The festivities will continue until 7:30 p.m. Food vendors include Ark City […]

Selfie with an Elfie social media contest offered for Christmas in the City

A Selfie with an Elfie scavenger hunt will be a part of the Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas in the City activities this year. Selfie with an Elfie is available to local customers for a chance to win $350 in Chamber Bucks. The contest starts Nov. 20. Each […]

Chamber invites local businesses to participate in Christmas in the City

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce seeks interested businesses to join its annual downtown holiday shopping promotional event. All businesses joining in Christmas in the City will receive a free ticket to the Nov. 15 Noon Networking Luncheon, “Boosting Your Business with Social Media.” Christmas in the City is […]

Ark City Area Chamber of Commerce gives Christmas in the City results

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas in the City campaign has come to an end this year. With events starting in the last week of November, the true number of participants was difficult to calculate. Santa Run This year’s Santa Run was expanded from a 3K run to […]

Shoppers can choose from multitude of events on Santa Saturday

Arkansas City area residents have a great selection of activities to attend this weekend. In addition to shopping specials and other activities, free gift wrapping will be available at Angels in the Attic, located 109 S. Summit St. The nonprofit organization will be host to the Soroptimists, who will provide […]

Christmas in the City kicks off Nov. 21 with Merry Monday, continues Dec. 10

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas in the City event will kick off today/Nov. 21 with Merry Monday. Beginning at 4 p.m. at Ben Givens Center City Park, located at Central Avenue and Summit Street, vendors will serve food and horse-drawn carriage rides will continue until 7 p.m. […]

Christmas in the City events kick off with Merry Monday tree lighting

It is getting close to “the most wonderful time of year,” when the bustle of the Christmas season soon will be upon us. The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce, along with the Arkansas City Convention and Visitors Bureau, is excited to sponsor Christmas in the City once again. We […]

Burford Theatre grand opening events scheduled for this week

The historically renovated Burford Theatre finally is set to open this week, after being closed to the public since its doors shut in 2004. That same year, B&B Theatres donated the building, which was being used as a movie theater, to the Arkansas City Area Arts Council. Since then, countless […]

Chamber of commerce announces coffee lineup for September

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced its initial lineup of ambassadors coffees for September. Coffees are at 10 a.m. on Thursdays. Upcoming coffees include: Sept. 1 — Steamy Joe, 216 W. Central Ave. Sept. 8 — Christmas in the City, 106 S. Summit St. Sept. 15 — […]

Burford announces schedule of events for grand opening

The completion of the Burford Theatre renovation project is drawing near and organizers have begun to put a schedule of events together for the next four months. The V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts at the Burford Theatre will be host to a plethora of activities in the coming […]