|September 5, 2013
5th Annual Ronan Chamber Harvest Fest
RONAN — The 5th Annual Ronan Area Harvest Fest will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Ronan Visitors Center on Highway 93, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by the Ronan Area Chamber of Commerce the event will include a "Chili Cook-Off" (scheduled from 9 a.m to 12 p.m., with prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Tastings will take place starting at noon), Farmers Market, scarecrow decorating contest and kids’ activities, including Zucchini Races, Pumpkin Bowling, and Face Painting.
An "Atlantic Giant Pumpkin Contest" will also take place, with pumpkins ranging from 200 to 1000+ lbs. being officially weighed. Contact Emmett May at 250-5154, or at: greatpumpkincommonwealth.org, (click on Montana) for more information.
Forms, rules and information for the Chili Cook-off, Scarecrows, Zucchini Races, and Farmers Market are available on-line at: www.ronanchamber.com, or can be picked up at Polson First Interstate Bank, local branches of Valley Bank and Community Bank, Lake County Community Development Corporation, Ronan Power Products and Ronan Flower Mill. For more information contact Ronna Walchuk at 261-7579, or at: email@example.com.
The 5th Annual Harvest Fest is produced by the gracious volunteers of the Ronan Area Chamber of Commerce. Proceeds from the Chili Cook-off will help the Ronan Area Chamber continue to strive to strengthen, enhance, and serve the community and its citizens by providing service, forums for communication, and acting as a clearinghouse for information.