Sanger is known as the “Nation’s Christmas Tree City” because we have hosted the “Trek To The Nation’s Christmas Tree Ceremony” every December since 1925, at the General Grant Tree in Kings Canyon National Park, which is the Nation’s Christmas Tree! Join with us as we celebrate these wonderful events as we usher in the Christmas Season in Sanger!
$ The 29th Annual Tree Lighting is on Wednesday, DECEMBER 4th in Brehler Square at 7th and “N” Streets at 6:30pm. Caroling, a Christmas message, Lighting of the Tree, refreshments, and the arrival of Santa Claus will help usher in the holiday season. Call the Sanger Chamber for more information, 559-875-4575.
$ The 66th Annual Nation’s Christmas Tree City Toyland Parade is on Saturday, December 7th, in Downtown Sanger at 11am. The theme for the parade can be derived from any word within the title “The Nation’s Christmas Tree City Toyland Parade.” Join us for this Annual Parade where over 2,000 people lined the streets last year. Food vendors and arts & crafts booths will be in Brehler Square and at 7th and “N” Streets, and will be selling a variety of goodies. The Sanger Woman’s Club will be having their annual Christmas Lunch & Boutique during the parade-875-7563 for boutique info. Please follow the new Fire Regulations regarding ANY motorized vehicles or floats. For applications or parade information please call the Sanger Chamber, 559-875-4575. NO SIDEWALK vendors are permitted this year. All booths must register at the Chamber office and all booths will be in one area along 7th and “N” Streets. Food is now closed but Arts & Crafts are still being accepted. Call 875-4575 for more information.
$ The 88th Annual Trek to the Nation’s Christmas Tree is on Sunday, December 8th, 2013, in Kings Canyon National Park at 2:30pm. Activities will include the Jubilation Singers, Sanger High School Choir, a non-denominational Christmas Message, and a War Memorial Ceremony will all be delivered at the base of the General Grant Tree. Chartered buses will leave from the Sanger Chamber of Commerce office. Reservations can be made beginning November 1st and will be taken until busses are full. Bus Options include a Trek Service Bus for $30 with a 12:15pm departure, a Lunch Bus with a 10:30am departure for $56, or Dinner Bus with a 12:15pm departure for $56. Coffee and pastries available at the Chamber office prior to boarding. Give the Sanger Chamber a call if you want to be added to the mailing list or to make a reservation. For more information call the Sanger Chamber at 559-875-4575.
$ Santa Claus in Downtown Sanger will be on the following dates: Friday, Dec. 13, 3-5pm, Saturday Dec. 14, 11am-2pm, Monday Dec. 16, 2-4pm, Tuesday Dec. 17, 2:30-5:00pm, Wednesday Dec. 18, 2-4pm, Thursday Dec. 19 2-4pm and Friday, Dec. 20 from 1-4pm. Please note that if it is raining or a threat of rain Santa will not be in his house that day. Photos with Santa will be $3.00. For more information please call the Sanger Chamber of Commerce.
Display of Christmas Lights Contest It’s time to show off your holiday spirit and exterior illuminations! The Sanger District Chamber of Commerce will be holding The Nation’s Christmas Tree City Display of Lights Contest. Please submit your name, address, and phone number by noon on Friday, December 13th to the Sanger Chamber by calling 559-875-4575. Judging will take place on Monday, December 16th after dusk and the award recipients will be notified Tuesday, December 17 by phone. Winners will receive gift cards to Walmart; first place $100, second place $50, and third place $25. This event is sponsored by the Sanger Chamber of Commerce and Walmart.
We could not have the Chamber that we have today without the continued support of our members. When you receive your membership renewal please remember that it is with your membership investment that we are able to provide all the services at the Chamber and your renewal helps sponsor all of our annual events for our community. We could not do it with the support of our 225+ members. We would love for you to become a member of the Sanger Chamber of Commerce, support local business, and support the community you are in.
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Many businesses advertise on the Chamber Electronic Message Board. It is a great way to advertise your business, grand opening, monthly special, etc. For only $125.00 per month, you will receive 24/7 coverage and over 2,250+ messages per month.
Churches, clubs, or organizations who advertise on a monthly basis for $25.00 per month can add their special event date for $10.00 per event. Non-profits who do not advertise on a monthly basis can add event messages for $25.00 per event. The ad will run for one week.
The public can now add a special message for a five day run for $35.00. Graduations, Anniversary Messages, Birthday's, Birth Announcements, Proposals, etc. can be put on the sign. Political messages are not allowed and all messages will be edited by the Chamber Staff.
Please contact the Chamber at least two weeks prior to your event. For more information contact us at 875-4575.
Chamber members can send in a photo of their business along with a two to three sentence statement about their business to be shown on the Sanger Chamber of web page in a scrolling banner. Please e-mail us your photo and a two to three sentence statement, address, and phone number. FREE to all Sanger Chamber of Commerce members!