School is just a couple of weeks away but that doesn’t mean summer is over yet! We can’t wait to welcome back the 13-year-old Babe Ruth World Series which provides the Twin Lakes Area with some of the best baseball competition you will ever see. Teamsarrive Tuesday, August 7th. The parade is at 10:00 Wednesday, August8th and the opening ceremonies are also on the 8th beginning at 11:00 at McClain Park.
The Global Leadership Summit kicks off August 9th.It is a live, two-day telecast about Christian leadership and takes place at Christ Community Church in Mountain Home. The diverse Summit faculty delivers a unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply.
The Eighth Annual Pink for Peitz Rodeo is Friday, August 10th and Saturday, August 11th at the Saddle Club Arena in Mountain Home. Thisfamily friendly event is presented by Rand Rodeo Company and the Chicks-n-Spurs Drill Team to benefit the Peitz Cancer Support House.
On Saturday, August 18th come shop with friends, bringyour family, and enjoy the many vendors from retail, commercial, service, home-based, and handcrafted businesses at the 2018 Women’s Expo. It is located at the Baxter County Fairgrounds. Admissionis free, and the Expo runs from 9:00 in the morning until 3:00 p.m. The Fashion Show begins at noon.
The annual Gem Mineral and Fossil Show will also be held at the Baxter County Fairgrounds. It takes place on August 25th & 26th. The show will be from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. Vendors will be selling beautiful gems, minerals, jewelry, fossils and much more.
For a complete list and details of all events visit enjoymountainhome.com.
We recently began our Membership Monday program and the response has been excellent.Members of the chamber can sign up to have their business highlighted with a short video that gets posted to social media. Our first business featured was Home Bound Medical. In just three days their video had over 1,000 views! It can be seen on our Facebook page or on YouTube. To sign your business up contact Erric Totty at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last, but certainly not least, we would like to welcome our newest members: Arkansas Records Management, Precision Line Window Washing,Mtn. Home Burger Co., Delta Medical, Mountain Home Heat and Air and Four Bears Resort, LLC.
Enjoy the rest of your summer and thanks to all our Mountain Home Area Chamber of Commerce members for allowing us to represent you!