The annual Lighted Christmas Parade will step-off on Friday, December 2 at 6:30 PM. The parade will assemble at First and Church Streets. It will proceed west on Church and then proceed south on 4th to Main where it will turn east on Main Street and turn north on Lebanon. The parade will then proceed west on Church back to St. John’s. All civic organizations, community groups, churches, neighborhood organizations, and individuals are invited to enter. Click on the link below for a parade entry form. We hope that you will save the date and come downtown for the biggest and best parade yet! Click HERE for an entry form. Forms are also available at the Mascoutah Visitor’s Center.
Each year the Mascoutah Chamber of Commerce honors two Persons of the Year for their outstanding community service. The honorees are chosen by the past winners. Individuals and couples are eligible for the award. The winner’s service may not be a part of their job nor can they paid for their service. Mascoutah is well known for the many people who volunteer their time and efforts to make Mascoutah a better place for everyone. At the April 9, 2022 Annual Dinner, the honorees for 2020 and 2021 were recognized.
The 2020 Honorees are Mr. Kevin Dawson and Ms. Phyllis Johnson. Since the 2022 dinner was postponed from January, Kevin Dawson was unable to attend.
The 2021 Honorees are Vicky Scalf and Lionel Timmermann
Each year the Mascoutah Chamber of commerce recognizes member businesses who have reached a milestone in their history. Businesses are recognized every ten years. Since the 2021 annual dinner was cancelled and the 2022 dinner was postponed, there was a larger list to be honored at the dinner on April 9, 2022. The following businesses were recognized:
Arthur Lager Monument Company
Mascoutah Community Lanes
Mascoutah Eye Care
New Energy Fitness
Martin Steel Fabrication
Boyce, Hund, & Associates
Flowers, Balloons, Etc.
Harter, Larson, & Dodd
Mascoutah American Legion Post
Moll Funeral Home