Rudolph's Red Nose Run
Those of you who pre-registered, but did not attend the reindeer run, may pick up your t-shirts through December 20th at the Chamber office, 616 Bradford Street, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 and 4:30.
Thanks to those of you who braved the cold and came out to make it another wonderful event!
Reaction to the 2013 Parade
2013 Parade Awards
"Best of Show" Jim and Evelyn Luebbe family and friends of Garland, NE for their Santa sleigh and all his reindeer
“People’s Choice Award” (honoring the obvious crowd favorite based on the crowd reaction) Whisler Aviation of Seward for their airplane replica
“Children’s Favorite Award” Liberty First Credit Union's Santa float
“Best Theme Float” based on this year's parade theme Believe St. John Child Development Center of Seward with their Nativity scene
“Best Business Entry” Sack Lumber Company of Seward for their giant candy cane
“Sparkling Spectacle Award" (for the most impressive use of lighting) Seward Walmart's polar bear
Judges for the annual parade are representatives from the Seward High School Skills USA Chapter. Serving as co-chair of the judge’s panel were SHS Skills USA Chapter leaders Lauren Walz and Josh Behlen.
Walk through the magical winter scenes and Christmas displays including Santa's reindeer barn and workshop, the North Pole Weather Station, the Night Before Christmas dioramas and other wonderful sites. Fun for all!
Visit the Winter Wonderland at 418 Seward St. from November 30 thru December 24 during these hours:
Wednesday - Friday 6 - 8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday 2 - 4 p.m
Special Christmas Eve hours 2 - 8 p.m. with hot cider and cookies
Santa will be in his house the following hours from December 4 through December 22:
Wednesday and Thursday: 6-8pm
Saturday: 3-5 pm
Sunday: 1-3 pm
Nominations Sought for Ag Hall of Achievement
The Seward Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Seward County Hall of Agricultural Achievement. This project aims to compile a history ag achievements from throughout the county that warrant public recognition. Those inducted have their portraits displayed in the Ag Pavilion at the Seward County Fairgrounds in an attempt to inspire those engaged in agriculture.
Nominees should be Seward county residents who are or have been actively engaged in agriculture, or promoting its interest, providing great and lasting benefit to Seward County and the State of Nebraska. Any person may submit a candidate, including posthumous nominations. Nominations must be received by the Chamber by January 1, 2014.
Inductees will be selected by the Agriculture Committee of the Seward Area Chamber of Commerce. The Awards will be presented during the Kiwanis Ag Recognition Banquet on Monday, March 24, 2014, in partnership with the Seward County Agricultural Society.
Save the Date
Friday, April 4, 2014 4pm - 8pm
Saturday, April 5, 2014; 9am - 5pm
Ag Pavilion ~ Seward County Fairgrounds
$175.00 for Seward Chamber Members
$225.00 for Non-members
$ 75.00 for Optional Enhanced Marketing
The Ag Pavilion is limited to 70,
professionally curtained 8x10 booths.
The booth price also includes
one skirted table for your display purposes.