Calendar

 The annual calendar has been moved to www.visitatchison.com

November – December 2016

Nov
23
Wed
2016
Ambassadors Meeting
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
24
Thu
2016
Chamber Closed
Nov 24 – Nov 25 all-day

The Chamber will be closed all day.

The Visitor’s Information Center will be open on the 25th 12:00 – 4:00 pm.

Nov
25
Fri
2016
Cash for Christmas
Nov 25 – Dec 17 all-day
  1. Contest will begin on Black Friday, November 25 and conclude Saturday, December 17.
  2. Customers will receive a ticket for each $10 spent. (Receipts of $1000+ will be capped at 100 tickets)
  3. Customers will take receipts to the Chamber to receive their tickets. Receipts dated November 25 – December 17 from participating businesses will be given one ticket for each $10 Spent. Deadline to redeem receipts at the Chamber is close of business (5:00pm) on Wednesday, December 21. Chamber will be redeeming receipts for tickets Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm from November 25 through December 17. Receipts can be redeemed individually or brought in all together at one time. Out of town/weekend shoppers will be able to redeem their receipts and get their raffle tickets at Gateway to Kansas Shops.
  4. The winning number(s) will be announced on KAIR Radio (93.7 FM) on Thursday, December 22 and will be posted on the Atchison, Kansas Facebook page (www.facebook.com/visitatchison).
  5. Winners will have one hour to claim their winning ticket by calling KAIR at 913-367-9370. In town winners will need to present their winning ticket to the Chamber, 200 S. 10th St. Out-of-town winners will need to fax, scan, picture by phone or email a picture of the winning ticket to the Chamber for verification. At noon, if we have any unclaimed ticket(s) we will draw again on KAIR broadcast and post on Facebook as well. Same rules as above will apply. Winner will be announced on the Atchison Kansas Facebook page as soon as the winning tickets are verified. (www.facebook.com/visitatchison)
Nov
26
Sat
2016
Santa on the Mall
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Small Business Saturday
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm
1st Annual Christmas Stroll
Nov 26 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Buy a button for $1 each, beginning November 1, with a number on it. You can purchase your buttons at the Atchison Chamber of Commerce (Santa Fe Depot), Walls of Books, Long John Silver’s, Lopez de Mexico or Gateway to Kansas.

On Small Business Saturday (November 26th), beginning at 3:00 pm, stores will post a winning number in their store. If you match your button number to a store number, you will receive a gift. Button owners will have one week to claim their gift.

Santa will be strolling the mall plus there will be tons of activities on the mall!

xmas-stroll_web2

Dec
3
Sat
2016
Santa on the Mall
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 am
Sights & Sounds of Christmas
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm

The Atchison Community invites you to join us on Saturday, December 3rd for an afternoon of children’s activities, holiday cheer and plenty of excitement ~ culminating with our lighted Christmas Parade at 5:30 pm. This is a great event to get anyone into the Christmas Spirit!

Dec
6
Tue
2016
Leadership Meeting @ Santa Fe Depot
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dec
8
Thu
2016
Winter Ladies Night Out @ Downtown Atchison
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Atchison’s Downtown businesses and restaurants will roll out the red carpet just in time for the holiday season!

Head to Atchison for a fun night of shopping! Don’t forget to dust off that old ugly sweater for the Ugly Sweater Competition at Gateway to Kansas Shops beginning at 8:15 pm. Prizes will be awarded to the winning sweater wearer!