Christmas is coming to Pawnee County!
The Larned Area Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you and your family to join us for the Annual Larned and Pawnee County Christmas Celebration beginning this Saturday, December 1st. We have so many fun festivities, giveaways and opportunities for you to get involved with in Larned and Pawnee County this holiday season!
Get ready to kick off the holiday fun this Saturday, December 1st with a number of events throughout our community! You, your friends and family can start your day at the Jordaan Room, located at 502 Broadway in Larned, with the Christmas Craft Fair from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, or check out the Larned High School FCA Bake Sale outside the State Theatre beginning at 9:30 am and lasting until they run out of goodies. In addition, we are also celebrating our 98th Annual Larned Christmas Parade in downtown Larned beginning at 11:00 am. Get your Christmas sweaters, decorations, and reminisce on your favorite Christmas memories because ‘There’s no place like HOME for the Holidays!’ Parade lineup will start at 10:00 am with judging from 10:15 – 10:45 am. We’re also excited to bring you our newest event, Santa’s Snowball Deals, beginning at 4:00 pm after the Kiddie Movie on the Courthouse Lawn! The Annual Burdett Christmas Celebration will be held all day with games for children and adults, turkey and ham drawings, lunch and more.
On Sunday, December 2nd, visit Rozel for a day of fun, food, games and prizes! Stop by the Rozel Community Center at 11:00 am for a delicious community meal before heading over to see the parade beginning at 12:30 pm. Once the parade is over, you can make your way over to Pawnee Heights School for some fun games and activities for the whole family to enjoy!
The Larned Area Chamber Ambassadors have been busy elves this season organizing this year’s Kiddie Movie at State Theatre on December 1st at 2:00 pm. The movie is free to all, and kids 12 years and younger can get a free pop, popcorn and chance to win prizes! Larned Civic PRIDE has also been working and building the opportunity for Kindergarten through 4th grade students to be able to visit Santa’s Workshop, located at Larned City Hall at 417 Broadway in Larned, for the Kiddie Shopping Day on December 8th from 9:30 – 11:30 am.
Santa Claus is coming to town! Bring your kids to the Larned Courthouse Lawn to visit Santa’s House on December 1st from 4:00 - 7:00 pm, and December 8th from 10:00 am to noon.
Don’t forget to participate in our holiday contests and giveaways throughout the month with our ongoing Holiday Punch Card Program lasting until December 14th, and our 12 Turkeys/Hams of Christmas Giveaway with drawings on Friday, November 30th, December 7th, 14th & 21st. Stop by our local businesses and see how you can get involved or contact the Larned Chamber office.
This holiday season is the perfect time for you, your friends and family to get involved. Visit Larnedks.org or call the Larned Chamber office at 620-285-6916 to stay up to date on all of the events happening in and around Pawnee County.