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Articles with the Tag: Ronan Chamber of Commerce

Ronan Harvest Fest Celebrated Ronan Harvest Fest Celebrated

RONAN–On a warm fall day, families and friends gathered at the Ronan Visitors’ Center to eat food, play games, and celebrate the start of the fall season. “The picnic tables are full, and people are visiting who haven’t seen each other all summer,” said Heather Gray, a member...

Harvest Fest starts Saturday morning Harvest Fest starts Saturday morning

RONAN – Judging for the Trail of Bales will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the 10th Annual Harvest Fest. Event festivities will take place behind the Visitors' Center.  Ninety hay bales were decorated for the contest this year by local business owners, organizations...

Trail of Bales decorates Ronan, surrounding areas Trail of Bales decorates Ronan, surrounding areas

RONAN – Ninety hay bales are being transformed into magical creations of all kinds along U.S. Highway 93 and surrounding areas for the annual Trail of Bales contest, which involves turning a round bale into something grand. Last year, the Salish Kootenai Housing Authority took first place in the con...

Get ready for fall with Harvest Festival, Trail of Bales

  RONAN — Applications are available to participate in the Dutch Oven Cook Off or be a  vendor for the 10th annual Ronan Harvest Fest. This family-friendly event includes the third annual Dutch Oven Cook Off, vendors and lots of fun activities including a bouncy house, a rock wall for climbin...

Claws for a cause Claws for a cause

RONAN – Few things are as certain to induce the community’s appetite for generosity like melting some butter, steaming up a big pot of crab and throwing a good old-fashioned all-you-can-eat crab feed. “All you can eat crab. This is crazy,” exclaimed 2018 Crab Fest attendee Tricia A...

Snow falls on Ronan parade Snow  falls on Ronan  parade

RONAN – The Ronan Parade of Lights drifted down Main Street on Friday evening despite heavy snow falling across the valley. Santa Claus waived to the crowed, the sound of bagpipes filtered through the air, and candy was tossed to the kids.  The Ronan Chamber of Commerce sponsored the annual event ...

Free breakfast, lunch on menu this year at RHS Free breakfast, lunch on menu this year at RHS

RONAN — All Ronan High School students are getting free breakfasts and lunches this year if they choose, thanks to a federal Department of Agriculture program. About two-thirds of RHS students are taking advantage of the program, Ronan Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said during the Ronan Chamb...

Scarecrows support beautification project Scarecrows support beautification project

RONAN –During the Harvest Fest on Saturday, Sept. 16, the Ronan Chamber of Commerce Beautification Committee will be selling about 42 scarecrows next to the Dutch Oven Cook Off at the Ronan Visitor’s Center on U.S. Highway 93.  The 9th Annual Harvest Fest fun runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.&nb...

Hay bale contest grows in all directions Hay bale contest grows in all directions

RONAN – Tractors rolled into town to set up round hay bales used to decorate for the Ninth Annual Harvest Fest to be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 16. The Ronan Chamber of Commerce hosts the event and invites people from near and far to experience games for the kids, vendors, cra...

Dinner honors hundreds in agriculture, awards innovator Dinner honors hundreds in agriculture, awards innovator

RONAN – At least 300 plates were filled with a free steak and potato dinner during the 38th annual Ronan Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Appreciation Banquet on Friday. “This is something the chamber enjoys doing for the entire Mission Valley,” said MSU Extension Agent Jack Stivers. H...


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