We have a few spots left for the vendor fair at the Leonard Picnic, Saturday July 16 from 11 AM – 5 PM. Please fill out the vendor form if you are interested in participating.
Christmas Festival & Lighted Parade
December 4th beginning at 11 AM
Downtown Leonard Square
July 17, 2021, 9:30 am
Leonard Downtown Square
Parade lineup begins at 9am Walkers @ Methodist Church and vehicles, floats, and horses @ First Baptist Church
If you would like to sponsor the Picnic, here is a quick online form http://form.123formbuilder.com/5253746/form. Or, below is a sponsorship form you can email to [email protected] or contact Blaine Alexander at 903-587-0300
Please join these outstanding local businesses and citizens and sponsor Leonard’s biggest event!
It doesn’t seem possible, but we are rounding the corner and coming up on the Picnic already! But we are excited that we will be able to have the Picnic this year! We have been busy booking bands, the carnival, a jeep, car and sxs show, craft vendors, food trucks, parade, fireworks, and much much more!
July 15, 16, 17th 2021
Thank you to all of our sponsors so far for our 142nd Annual Leonard Picnic (see below for a list of sponsors)! It is because of you that we have been able to include more activities and make this picnic bigger & better, thank you all for hanging with us last year!
Please join these outstanding local businesses and citizens and sponsor Leonard’s biggest event! Click here for details.
Thank You Leonard Picnic Sponsors!
See our Event Calendar for more info on the Banquet.
These awards were presented at the 2019 Leonard Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet.
It is almost time for Halloween on the Square in Leonard, TX!! This year’s event will be on Saturday, October 31st from 5 PM to 7 PM. We hope everybody will be able to participate. We would love for your company/organization to set up a candy booth or game. Will you consider participating this year?
This event is sponsored by the Leonard Chamber of Commerce, but open for participation by ALL Leonard businesses! Individuals are not permitted to pass out candy for safety reasons. Your business/organization must be registered with us before permitted to set up a candy booth. Follow this link to register online – http://www.123formbuilder.com/form-5595498/form – Or complete the attached registration form and return by email or mail. Please let me know if you can help us with this year’s event! We appreciate your support.
Good Afternoon Chamber Members,
I hope you all had a lovely Easter even if it may have been a bit different this year.
It seems like a lot of what we do on the Chamber is plan, but this is something that nobody was planning for. Things are tough right now, we aren’t getting to be together for our regular meeting today, the kids aren’t in school, businesses are shut down, and businesses that are open are having to change up their operations. But from what I have learned about growing up, going to school, and running a business in Leonard is that this community supports its own like very few others. Leonard is resilient, we will make it through this together. Let us know if there is anything that we can do to help.
Since we last met the officers and directors have been in almost constant contact (at a safe distance!) because as you know we voted to first postpone the banquet, and then to cancel the rest of the events in April, including the Egg Hunt and our monthly meeting. At this time we do not have a whole lot of new information to report to you all. We have still been hard at work planning the Picnic July 16-18th! And we are looking at dates for the banquet that works around school sports and other events.
The next big thing that we usually do as a Chamber is vote to give 3 scholarships to the school. If in the event that we are not able to have our monthly meeting in May, the officers & directors will hold a vote to give these scholarships so that we are able to still provide this support in time to the 2020 Seniors, who have already been through a pretty rough year.
Thank you for your continued support of the Chamber. Stay safe, stay healthy, and we look forward to seeing you all soon!
President – Blaine Alexander
Vice President – Marla Burks
Secretary – Elizabeth Christman
Treasurer – Brandi Treadway
& Our Team of Directors: Sheryl Stanley, Charlotte Garner, Kacey Blackerby, Linda Beckham, Kelli Blackerby, & Gaye Doyle