REVERSE RAFFLE info
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the Chamber does it's yearly fundraiser. The reverse raffle is held
in Montpelier, Ohio at the Ramada Inn. The tickets are $100 each and
there will be only 300 tickets in the raffle. For your donation you
will receive a full buffet meal during the raffle, an open bar
during the event and a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes as well
as a lot of fun.
Cruise nights start the last Thursday of May and
are the last Thursday of each month through September. The event is
in the downtown business district. Entry fee is food donations that
go to our local food pantry. D.J., bands and lots of local
business's gifts given to participates. Come see lots of unique cars
Movie In The Park
The Movie is the
Park has become an annual summer time event. The big screen is
brought to Wakefield Park, where families gather with blankets and
chairs for a family friendly movie. Concessions are available
from local businesses.
On the third
Saturday of July, Morenci’s streets become jammed with shoppers
looking for bargains at the enormous city-wide garage sale. About
100 residents participate each year for this greatly-anticipated event. The sale is
advertised in a dozen newspapers in the region and shoppers flock
from all over.
Get city garage sale map by clicking here.
LABOR DAY BRIDGE WALK
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letter so you can advertised on the back of the Bridge Walk T-shirts
Labor Day Bridge
walkers carried zucchinis. Another year some dressed as favorite
storybook characters. Every year it’s a lot of fun when area
residents gather at the Silver Creek Bridge to walk across on Labor
short answer to the famous five-mile bridge walk across the Straits
of Mackinac. Here at the bottom of the state, the walk only takes a
have no more than 60 seconds to say their piece and each year’s walk
raises cash for a local organization or project.
Each year the
Chamber organizes a four-person scramble at De-Mor Hills Golf
Course. The event serves as a fund-raiser for the Chamber and also
serves as a great day for participants.
Each of the 24
teams plays 18 holes of golf before enjoying a steak dinner. Cash
prizes are given in several categories and big hole-in-one prizes
are offered on several holes.
Event is either activities in Wakefield Park or a downtown Trunk or
Treat event with local businesses. Either way lots of candy is
involved. Check Event calendar for more details and watch the
festival committee organizes a lighted holiday parade in early
December, and afterward participants gather at Wakefield Park to
warm up with hot chocolate and coffee, and fill up on a huge variety
In addition to the refreshments, the Chamber gives away Morenci
Money, a special currency that can be used at Chamber member stores.
Other entertainment is also provided