So you think you make the best chili ever! Come try your luck at Twain Harte Chambers 1st Chili Cook Off and Vendor Show – Saturday May 27th. Chili Cook Off entry form and Vendor Application form are attached and we look forward to seeing you, and your chili and/or your vendor booth here at our event on May 27th. Every one is invited to our event. Chili tasting begins at 11:30. People’s Choice award given for winner and judges 1st Place Professional Cooks award will take place at 2:00pm. Vendor show open from 9:00 to 3:00.
We are up and running again with our
Business Networking After-Hours Mixers.
The first one is scheduled for Tuesday March 14th at Twain Harte Golf Club and is our “small business” mixer as well as our Annual Meeting. This is for folks who would love to have a mixer but don’t have the space to host. Display/Advertising tables are available free of charge to our Chamber members all you need to do is sign up with the office at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 209-586-4482. If we are not in the office just leave a message and we will get back to you when we return. The deadline for reservations is Monday March 13th – 2:00PM. The Annual Meeting is also this evening. This is where the Chamber membership votes on the approval of the minutes from last years meeting and you also vote on the proposed budget for 2017. This is the time to bring your suggestions to the attention of your Board of Directors. Business Directories will be available, along with rack cards of Twain Harte events for the year. A schedule of the Business After-Hours Networking Mixers for the year will also be available.
Hope to see you there. Your vote always counts here at the Twain Harte Area Chamber of Commerce.
Our next Town Hall Meeting will take place at Twain Harte Golf Club (note change of location) on Saturday February 25th – 11:00. Refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome. This is the third in a series of planning meetings to put together direction for the future of Twain Harte and how we can go about bringing visitors to our town to shop, eat and recreate and stay, 365 days a year, making Twain Harte a destination location. If you want to be part of a team to define WORKING TOGETHER, PROMOTES SUCCESS or help on any projects that make this a reality, please let us know. Hope to see you at our meeting so we can listen and incorporate your ideas.
Dodge Ridge is open and the roads are clear .
Trail conditions January 25, 2017 today will include deep powder and groomed terrain. Base depths are currently at 121″ – 141″. Rocky’s Road Terrain Park will reopen today on delay with 10 features. Deep powder conditions exist, so please always, ski + ride with care and always ski + ride with a buddy. Sign up for Powder Alerts by text message this season, simply text the word POWDER to the number 62687 on your cell phone. Also, call our Snow Phone for weather, road, and snow condition updates at 209-536-5300.. http://www.dodgeridge.com/snow-report/snow-report/
Please call for conditions. 209-536-5300
While in Twain Harte have you stopped by Caffe Blossom or Little Cottage Cafe, to get your favorite specialty coffee and to take a stroll around town? Check out the shops and boutiques in the village and the shops and market (where See’s Candy is always on sale as a fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Twain Harte) in the Twain Harte Village Shopping Center. Many shops are having after Christmas sales getting ready to restock with Spring merchandise. Remember, we have several different restaurants serving breakfast through dinner priced from $ to $$$. Looking forward to seeing you in Twain Harte.
Need to finish your Christmas Shopping or get just that one last gift? Come join us in Twain Harte this Saturday December 17th for our Cookies and Coco Walk. From 4:30 to 6:30pm the shops will be open, Carolers will be caroling and Santa has returned because our town is filled with so many beautiful lights and trees he needed to come back for a second look! Stop by Sierra Cellars if you are in need of a nice bottle of wine and some chocolates. Then mossy around the corner to Harte of The Kitchen for your every kitchen need and more. Need an antique for someone special, The Antique Hunter is the place to go. Looking for something local, Business First has a wonderful selection of Twain Harte hats, visors, T-shirts and a variety of other items. All That Matters features local Tuolumne County artistians and The Walk In Closet has a selection of new and gently used clothing and accessories for everyone. Remember, while in Twain Harte, we have several different restaurants with dinner priced from $ to $$$. Looking forward to seeing you here on Saturday December 17th.
Twain Harte is located in Tuolumne County along Highway 108 at an elevation of 3,640 feet (1,110 m).
Twain Harte is both a summer and winter vacation community situated at the transition zone between the oak forest of the California foothills and the mixedpine and fir forest of the Sierra Nevada. Winters can be cool with snow occurring several times during the season. Winter sports venues are located nearby at Leland High Sierra Snowplay near Strawberry (snow tubing), Long Barn Lodge & Ice Skating Rink, and Dodge Ridge Ski Area near Pinecrest are all along Highway 108. Make sure to turn into Twain Harte on your way up to Dodge Ridge or even on your way home. Maybe you need to stop by the market and pick-up some snacks. Twain Harte Market is located in the Village Shopping Center and is a full service market. It is also Tuolumne Counties largest organic market. Just up the walkway you will find one of the Sierra Foothills best kept secrets. Twain Harte Pharmacy and Gift Store.
Stopping in downtown Twain Harte you will find several shops and boutiques along with a wide variety of restaurants. But don’t just stay one day, how about an overnight stay at McCaffrey House B&B Inn, http://mccaffreyhouse.com/ The Wildwood Inn, http://www.wildwoodinn.com/ The El Dorado Motel, http://www.eldoradomoteltwainharte.com/ The LazyZ Resort http://www.lazyz.com/ or maybe you would like to rent your own private house for a couple of nights. Contact Twain Harte Rentals. http://www.twainharterentals.com/ Tomorrow you can always ride the “Ski Bus” to Dodge and leave the driving (and parking) to them. Hope to see you in town.
The streets of Twain Harte will be filled with carolers, Santa Claus and holiday cheer Friday night December 2nd at the Twain Harte Winter Wonderland Parade. This is always an exciting time for the community as it allows friends and family to celebrate the blessings of Christmas together. The annual Christmas Carol Sing-a-Long will begin under the arch at 5:30 pm, the town tree will be lit and the parade will start at 6 pm with Santa’s arrival concluding the parade.
The parade starts under the Arch on Joaquin Gully Road and will travel over to Fuller to Meadow Lane. We encourage residents and visitors to come out early. Parking is available at Twain Harte School. Santa will stay long enough to visit with all children in town and have free pictures by a professional photographer.
If you are interested in being in the parade (all are welcome to enter) we are enclosing an application. Please fill it out and return it to Parade Committee – PO Box 963 Twain Harte, CA 95383 by Tuesday November 29th. For more information contact All That Matters 586-1976 or email email@example.com