Join us this year for Christmas in the Park- Saturday, December 5th, 3 pm- 5pm in City Park. Ride the Christmas train, talk to Santa and make a family ornament to place on the Community Tree. Area churches will have craft tables for children. You won’t want to miss it.
Join us for our next meeting of the Hawkins Area Chamber of Commerce on December 7th at 5:30 pm at the Hawkins Community Center Building. Election of next year’s officers and a wrap up of the 2015 year will be in store. We hope to see you there.
Stop by our newest member of the Hawkins Area Chamber of Commerce-Wishin I Was Fishin!! This bait shop can fulfill your fishing needs. They are located on 2869 right next to Moe’s Pizza! Stop in and wish them welcome and buy some bait.
The Hawkins Oil Festival is looking for bands to battle it out at our Pavilion in the park from 1-5 pm on October 10, 2015. Bands of at least 3 members who play Christian Rock, Pop, Country, or Classic Rock are welcome to apply and audition to be the top six bands to compete for cash prizes. The application and instructions can be found here 2015 Hawkins Oil Festival Battle of the Bands (4).
This year, The Hawkins Oil Festival will host Battle of the Bands where bands of 3 or more participants will battle for the hearts and votes of the audience and a cash prize.
If you have a blue grass, classic or Christian rock, or country band and would like to compete for one of three cash prizes and crowd favorite, contact Martina Stanley or CJ Hammonds at Southside Bank Hawkins 903-769-9615. Auditions will be held via Youtube or similar means during September so contact them today!!
Judging criteria is as follows:
Music (clarity, lyrical content and overall musical performance) Stage Presence and Crowd Interaction Originality Crowd Applause
Please join us for a ribbon cutting for our newest Chamber member BLESSINGS AND BLING on Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 at 10 am- 129 East Front St. Hawkins