Happenings in Our Town
The Mount Vernon Chamber of Commerce has several events throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you!
The newest event in Mt. Vernon, The Taste! is an opportunity to sample the best dishes of local restaurants, caterers and food aficionados of all sorts from our area. Tickets are limited to 300 people but it's an all you can eat sampling throughout the evening. If you want to see what's new, what's out there or have an upcoming event that requires food, this is the place for you. Shop Local and Eat Local, taste your way through a fun evening at the MARC. Fundraising event for the Chamber, soon to be a tradition! The Taste!
Citywide Garage Sale
If you are looking for great bargains without shopping on eBay, this event is for you! Each year Mt. Vernon hosts two city wide garage sales. People come from neighboring towns to get a good deal, so be sure to start out early on your hunt! Please see our Calendar for the dates in April and September!
Community Appreciation Day
Each year in May, The Mount Vernon Chamber members show their appreciation to the community by providing a free lunch for everyone who stops by the Chamber's office.
Red, White & Boom Fireworks
This annual event always draws a crowd. Held in the Spirit of '76 Park on the Friday before July 4th, you can find friends and neighbors gathering for the spectacle. And it's free!
Also in the area - Hiring events, Farmer's Market, and lots of Community Fundraising Events.
For more information on any of these events, please contact us at 417-466-7654 or by Email.
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