Blog Archives

Merry Christmas from Powell County Chamber


The Powell County Chamber of Commerce
sends Christmas Greetings to you all

The Chamber Office will be closed from 3 pm on 22nd December,
re-opening on Tuesday, 2nd January 2019 at 9 am

Have a Safe and Joyous Holiday and a Happy and Prosperous New Year

Chamber

Deer Lodge Christmas Stroll 2017

DEER LODGE CHRISTMAS EVENTS

December 1st  to 3rd 2017

 

PLEASE SUPPORT ALL LOCAL BUSINESSES THIS CHRISTMAS

 

CHRISTMAS CASH – BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE DEER LODGE BANKS AND THE POWELL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

PLEASE SUPPORT ALL LOCAL BUSINESSES THIS CHRISTMAS

 

Chamber

Chamber After Hours

CHAMBER AFTER HOURS

Tuesday, May 23rd

5:30 pm till 6:30 pm

Hosted by 406 Bistro at The Elks Lodge, 230 Main Street

Networking, Hors d’oeuvres, No Host Bar

Chamber After Hours is a new monthly event  for all business owners and their employees in Powell County. This is a great opportunity to share information and ideas about your business and make new connections. Join the Powell County Chamber of Commerce on the 4th Tuesday of each month as Deer Lodge moves in a new direction.

Chamber

Merry Christmas from Powell County, Montana

Deer Lodge Christmas 2015

Merry Christmas from the Powell County Chamber of Commerce.

The Chamber Office will be closed from 3 pm on December 18th, re-opening at 10 am on Monday, January 4th, 2016.
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Chamber

Christmas Stroll in Deer Lodge Today

Starting at 2 pm, the Powell County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll will take place today in Deer Lodge.

Santa is at City Hall from 2 pm till 5 pm.

Stroll Buttons are still available at Valley Foods, ACE Hardware, Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral and the Old Prison Gift Shop.

These $2 buttons could win you one of 170 in-store prizes at the following businesses:

4B’s Café, Ace Hardware, American Eyecare, Boomerang Bakery, Broken Arrow Steakhouse, Browsing Bison Books, Deer Lodge Liquor Store, Dry Dock Bistro, Elk Tips Outdoor Gear, Keystone Drug & Gifts, Lickety Print, Montana Bar, Mountain Man Trading Post, New To You, Old Prison Gift Shop, Peoples Bank of Deer Lodge, Pizza Hut, Premier Family Practice, Premier Physical Therapy, Quilter’s Corner, Etc., R&C Home Improvement, river radio ranch, Silver State Post, Steele’s Furniture & Appliances, Teresa’s Mane Attraction, Territorial Antiques and Valley Foods.

Owners of Stroll Buttons also get a chance to win up to $100 in Gift Certificates, $570 in total is going to be given away. The first draw will be outside Quilters Corner on Main and Missouri at 3:30pm, the second drawing will be at the Christmas Tree after the Parade of Lights at 6 pm approx.

The Tina Schowengerdt Memorial Parade of Lights along Main Street starts at 5 pm. Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy
Everyone is invited to take part, individuals and businesses, big or small. No need to register in advance. The Parade will form on Second Street by NAPA from 4:30 pm and enter Main Street from Cottonwood Ave at 5 pm. It will proceed south along Main Street ending at St. Mary’s where it will disband.

Once the Parade has passed, Santa will light the Deer Lodge Community Christmas Tree, followed by the second drawing for Gift Certificates.

The PCMAF Christmas Festival follows on at the Pen Convention Center at 7:30 pm.

The FREE Kids Movie ‘Minions’ will be showing at the Rialto at 7:30 pm

Have a Wonderful and Safe Christmas Stroll in Deer Lodge

Chamber

Deer Lodge Christmas Stroll 2015

POWELL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

presents

DEER LODGE CHRISTMAS EVENTS
December 4th to 6th 2015

Stroll-Poster-2015

♦ Friday December 4th

2 pm till 7 pm: Christmas Stroll: Main Street and surrounding streets

Check your Stroll Button Numbers for in-store prizes at participating businesses in Deer Lodge. Look out for the flyers in store windows and other businesses and step inside to see if you’ve won a prize. There will be special sales and other events throughout the day.

2 pm till 5 pm: Santa will be at City Hall on Main Street

3:30 pm and 6 pm: Gift Certificate Draw

The draw for local business gift certificates will take place in front of Quilter’s Corner at 3:30 pm. Over $500 in Gift Certificates must be won. The second draw will take place next to the Post Office, after the Lighting of the Community Christmas Tree at 6 pm.
Remember, YOU MUST HAVE A BUTTON AND BE PRESENT TO WIN! Stroll Buttons are on sale at ACE Hardware, Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral, Old Prison Museum Gift Shop and Valley Foods.

5 pm: The Tina Schowengerdt Memorial Parade of Lights along Main Street. Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy.

Let’s come together in memory of Tina Schowengerdt and ‘Light Up Deer Lodge’. Everyone is invited to take part, individuals and businesses, big or small. No need to register in advance, but for more information please call Dave on 846-2094. The Parade will form on Second Street by NAPA from 4:30 pm and enter Main Street from Cottonwood Ave at 5 pm. It will proceed south along Main Street ending at St. Mary’s where it will disband.
NO THROWING CANDY FROM THE FLOATS, please. Elves will hand out candy during the Parade. Chamber Gift Certificates will be awarded to the TOP 3, handed out to the winners at the Christmas Tree.

6 pm: Lighting of the Community Christmas Tree at the Post Office

The second Draw for Gift Certificates will take place after the tree has been lit by Santa. Win up to $100! YOU MUST HAVE A BUTTON AND BE PRESENT TO WIN!

7:30 pm: Christmas Festival at the Pen Convention Center, 925 Main Street

The Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation will be holding their annual Holiday Celebration at The Pen. Main events start at 7:30 pm with Free hot and cold drinks, door prizes, raffles (including 50/50, liquor basket, etc.) plus Live Music and Dancing. At 9 pm the draw for the winning ticket for the 1968 Mustang Raffle Car will take place.

7:30 pm: Children’s Movie “Minions” (PG): Rialto Theater, 418 Main Street

Movie is FREE but canned donations to the Deer Lodge Food Pantry will be welcomed. Sponsored by the Rialto Community Theatre.

♦ Saturday December 5th

Continue to check your Stroll Button Numbers for in-store prizes at participating businesses in Deer Lodge. Some merchants draw extra numbers each week in the run up to Christmas, so be sure to visit them often. Over 150 prizes to be won!

2 pm: Children’s Movie “Minions” (PG): Rialto Theater, 418 Main Street

Movie is FREE but canned donations to the Deer Lodge Food Pantry will be welcomed. Sponsored by the Rialto Community Theatre.

♦ Sunday December 6th
1 pm till 4 pm: Grant-Kohrs Ranch Holiday Open House

The Kohrs family ranch house will be decorated in late 1880’s Victorian style and open for tours from 1 pm. Items from the Kohr’s family collection will be on display. Activities include a scavenger hunt, holiday crafts, horse drawn wagon rides, Santa, Refreshments, hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows at the Bonfire and more. The open house is free, but canned donations to the Deer Lodge Food Pantry will be welcomed. Call (406) 846-2070

Chrsitmas Stroll Button♦ Stroll Buttons

Stroll Buttons are on sale at ACE Hardware, Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral, Old Prison Museum Gift Shop and Valley Foods. Up to 800 Buttons are available at $2.00 each, and provide over 150 opportunities for the wearer to win Store Prizes and over $500 in Gift Certificates. During the Stroll, button wearers can visit local businesses, and if they find their number matches the number in the store they receive a prize. Numbers can be checked after the Stroll in most businesses, and some merchants draw extra numbers each week in the run up to Christmas, so be sure to visit them often. Don’t forget, button numbers will be called out during the Christmas Stroll on Friday, giving you lots of chances to win Gift Certificates valued up to $100!

♦ Christmas Cash

Interest free loans of up to $2,000 are available from First Security Bank, Peoples Bank of Deer Lodge and Pioneer Federal Savings & Loan. A $15.00 fee is due at the time of application.
Loans are paid back over 10 months starting January 2016.
Customers presenting Christmas Cash for a purchase MUST sign the front of the cash where indicated. Cash may be used at any participating business. Merchants will need to endorse the back of the Cash and deposit with their bank. The Cash is then redeemed with a 3% discount.
Chamber Members can join the program and accept Christmas Cash free of charge. Non-Member Businesses are invited to participate in the Christmas Cash program for a fee of $25, which helps cover the expense of printing the money and advertising.

The following businesses are accepting Christmas Cash: Ace Hardware, American Eyecare, Boomerang Bakery, Broken Arrow Steakhouse, Browsing Bison Books, Clark Fork Veterinary Clinic, Cottonwood Clinic MedSpa, Deer Lodge Family Dental, Deer Lodge Medical Center, Deer Lodge Valley Therapy, Elk Tips Outdoor Gear, Joan’s Unique Hairdesigns, Keystone Drug & Gifts, Lickety Print, Lynn’s Hairstyles, Montana Bar, Mount Powell Tire Center, Mountain Man Trading Post, New To You, Old Prison Gift Shop, Peoples Bank of Deer Lodge, Powell County Senior Center, Premier Family Practice, Premier Physical Therapy, Quilter’s Corner, Etc., R&C Home Improvement, river radio ranch, Ryan Plumbing & Heating, Silver State Post, Starr Family Dental, Steele’s Furniture & Appliances, Sun-Up Fitness, Teresa’s Mane Attraction, Territorial Antiques, Today’s Image, Treasure State Auto/NAPA, Valley Foods, Victory Lanes and Yak Yak

♦ Christmas Lights

The Deer Lodge Christmas Lights are sponsored by: Territorial Antiques & Uniques, Clawson Insurance Agency, Lloyd’s of Deer Lodge, Dwight O’Hara Investment Services Inc., Paynewest, Powell County Title Co., Steele’s Furniture & Appliances, Broken Arrow Steakhouse, Rialto Community Theater, Peoples Bank of Deer Lodge, Deer Lodge Family Dental, Sun Mountain Lumber, NorthWestern Energy, Mountain View Retreat, Bandy Appraisals, Quilter’s Corner, Etc., Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral, Premier Physical Therapy, Starr Family Dental, M & P Excavating, Jim & Megan Thompson, Dry Dock Bistro & Catering and the Powell County Chamber of Commerce

PLEASE SUPPORT ALL LOCAL BUSINESSES THIS CHRISTMAS
UPDATED INFORMATION WILL APPEAR ON THE WEBSITE: www.powellcountymontana.com/christmas.html
Powell County Chamber of Commerce, 1109 Main Street, Deer Lodge MT 59722
www.powellcountymontana.com ♦ (406) 846-2094 ♦ chamber@powellcountymontana.com

Chamber

Chamber Awards Banquet tomorrow: Limited number of tickets available.

Don’t leave it too late, tickets are selling fast.

Tickets are $25 available from Valley Foods or Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral.

THE POWELL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET

TUESDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2015

at the

BROKEN ARROW STEAKHOUSE

317 Main Street, Deer Lodge, MT 59722

NO HOST COCKTAILS AT 6:00 PM

PRIME RIB DINNER AT 7:00 PM

GUEST SPEAKER

Governor Steve Bullock

GOVERNOR

– Steve Bullock –

* 50/50 Raffle * Door Prizes * Auction *

TICKETS – $25 EACH

available from Valley Foods and Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral.

Chamber

Deer Lodge Demolition Derby this Sunday, August 16th

THE POWELL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESENTS

DEER LODGE DEMOLITION DERBY

Tri-County Fairgrounds, Deer Lodge

Sunday August 16, 2015 at 6 pm

Gates open at 5 pm

Admission

ADULTS – $10 (13 and over)

CHILDREN – $5 (6 to 12)

FREE for 5 and under.

NO COOLERS or DOGS – BACKPACKS SUBJECT TO SEARCH

Deer Lodge Demolition Derby

Come rain, hail or heatwave, the Deer Lodge Demolition Derby will take place this Sunday. Brought to you by the Powell County Chamber of Commerce.

Watch the drivers battle it out in the Main Event (Classic Cars) and Herby Derby for over $4,400 in Cash Prizes and Trophies.

Tickets available on the gate or in advance from Valley Foods and Keystone Drug & Gifts.

Deer Lodge Demo Derby

Have a vehicle and want to take part?

Registration is from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm inside the Tri-County Fairgrounds.

Cost is $50 ( or $45 in advance prior to 5:00 pm on Friday 14th at the Chamber Office at 1109 Main Street).

Rules & Regulations available from the Chamber Office or download HERE

It’s going to be a great evening, so come along and cheer on your favorites.

Many thanks to the County and City Law Enforcement Officers, Deer Lodge City Fire Department, Powell County Ambulance, all our loyal volunteers & helpers, and our Sponsors. We couldn’t do it without all of your help.

The Classic Event is Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy.

The Herby Derby is sponsored by Steele’s Furniture, TV, Appliances and the Powell County Chamber of Commerce.

www.deerlodgemt.info
Chamber

Territorial Days in Deer Lodge

Deer Lodge, June 20 – 21, 2015

Territorial Days in Deer Lodge

  Deer Lodge Territorial Days Events start on Saturday 20th June with the Prison Break Run, a fun run, walk and road race sponsored by the Deer Lodge Athletic Association. All runs start at 8:00 am with registration beginning one hour before race time at the Old Prison Museum, 1106 Main Street.

 The Show and Shine registration takes place in the Old Prison Yard from 9 am till 11 am. Entry is $25 for your 1st car, $10 each for your 2nd and subsequent cars. Entrants receive a goodie bag plus a chance to win one of our TOP 20 AWARDS or the Peoples Choice Award. More information can be found on this page. All Show N Shine participants leave at 11:20 am from the Prison Yard to join the parade.

 The Territorial Days Parade starts at 11:30 am from outside Muriah’s Restaurant on the corner of Main and Pennsylvania, and there will be Gift Certificates awarded to the best 3 parade entrants. The Pioneer Power and Tractor Association Antique Tractor Show will take place on Main Street after the Parade.

 Jaywalkers Jamboree will start after the parade, with vendors set up along Main Street selling everything from food and drink to jewelry, clothing, toys, art and craft items, etc. Attractions will be available for kids and those young at heart.

 The Country Showdown starts at 1 pm on the stage on Missouri and Main.

 The “Heather Lingle Band” will be on stage at 7 pm for our Free Street Dance, which runs until 11 pm.

 Other events are also taking place in Deer Lodge on Saturday, including special sales and other events at local stores. Check local paper and flyers for details.

 On Sunday, the Annual Father’s Day Golf Tournament takes place at the Deer Park Golf Course.

 Saturdays MAIN EVENTS are presented by the Powell County Chamber of Commerce and we wish to give a big THANK YOU to all of our SPONSORS:
Band sponsored by:

Zip Beverage, Broken Arrow, Montana Bar and the Corner Office.

Show N Shine Awards sponsored by:

Steele’s Furniture & Appliances

Ace Hardware, Bandy Appraisals, Broken Arrow Steakhouse, Circle H. Growers, Clark Fork Veterinary Clinic, Clawson Insurance, Deer Lodge Family Dental, Deer Lodge Liquor Store, Deer Lodge Medical Center, Deer Park Golf Course, Eastside Greenhouse, First Security Bank, Hogans Rancher Ag Supply, Indian Creek Campground, Keystone Drug & Gifts, Lickety Print, McDonalds, Muriah’s of Montana, Newland and Company, Montana Auto Museum, Montana Telepsych Solutions, Old Prison Museum, PayneWest Insurance, Peoples Bank of Deer Lodge, Pioneer Federal Savings & Loan, Premier Physical Therapy, Powell County Title Co., Quilter’s Corner, Etc., R&C Home Improvement, the river – River Radio Ranch, Silver State Post, Starr Family Dental, Sun Mountain Logging, Sun Up Fitness, Territorial Antiques & Uniques, Travelodge, Treasure State Auto Parts (NAPA), Valley Foods.

Chamber

Merry Christmas from Powell County, Montana

Merry Christmas from Deer Lodge, Montana

Merry Christmas from the Powell County Chamber of Commerce.

The Chamber Office will be closed December 24th through January 4th, re-opening at 10 am on Monday, January 5th, 2015.
Wishing you a Safe and Peaceful Christmas and a Healthy and Prosperous New Year

Chamber