Christmas on Grand 2018

Friday November 30 & Saturday December 1st

Friday, November 30th
7:00PM Lighted Christmas Parade
8:00PM Christmas Movie in the Railroad Park
Along with goodie bags for children
Saturday, December 1st
7:30AM Reindeer Run 5k Registration

Vendor set-up (food, craft and/or any local business) *Vendor applications available at Chamber office, fee $20


Chili Registration / CASI and local cookers

9:30AM DJ
10:30AM Dessert Contest Turn In
11:00AM - 3:00PM Christmas Carols
11:00AM - 3:00PM Food Vendors
1:00PM-2:30PM Santa Pictures (Bring your camera)
12:00PM Bean Turn In
12:00PM Children's Ornament Contest Turn In
12:30 Christmas Train
1:00PM Local Chili Turn In
2:00PM CASI Chili Turn In
2:00PM-4:00PM Jackpot Washer Tournament
3:00PM Awards
For More Information Contact the Chamber Office at 293-2309


Join us Saturday for a morning run or walk through historic downtown Yoakum. Strollers & holiday attire are welcome! Entry forms can be picked up from the Yoakum Chamber office, can be found on the Yoakum Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page. Register by November 15th to guarantee yourself an awesome commemorative shirt. You may register onsite until race time at the HEB tent downtown. Race will begin at 8:30 am at the star on intersection of W. Grand & Lott St. If you would like to be a volunteer or need more information, please contact the Yoakum Chamber of Commerce. Click here for more info on the Reindeer Run 5K.

5K Categories
Boys & Girls 12 & under
Men & Women 13-25
Men & Women 26-38
Men & Women 39-50
Men & Women 51 and up

Food & Craft Vendors will be lining the streets of downtown Yoakum from 10:00-3:00. Finish up…or begin your Christmas shopping! Click here to download the Vendor Booth Form

There will be a Christmas Ornament Contest for students in the following age categories: Pre K - 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade - 5th Grade, 6th Grade - 8th Grade, and High School. All ornaments are to be homemade, and can be made out of any materials. No size requirements or restrictions. Ornament turn-in is to be an 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 1st at the old Yoakum National Bank Building. Prizes will be awarded to all of the winners!

Chili Cookoff
Christmas on Grand is hosting a Chili Cookoff & Dessert Contest. It will be held in downtown Yoakum
on W. Grand. There will be a CASI Chili, Local Chili, Jackpot beans, Desserts and more. Entry forms can be picked up from the Yoakum Chamber office, can be found on the Yoakum Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page, or click here to dowload the Chili Cookoff Entry Form. Contact
Shannon Blaschke or the Chamber office for questions. Judging and awards will take place Saturday, December 1st at 3:00 pm.

10:30 Dessert Entries Due (Youth & Adult)

Jackpot Bean Entries Due

1:00 Local Chili Entries Due
2:00 CASI Chili Entries Due
3:00 Chili Cook-off Awards in Downtown Yoakum


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