November 2019

Upcoming events

Business After Hours - NMHFM
5:30 - 7:00

Small Business Saturday
12 - 5pm - Weather Permitting

Chamber Board Meeting

Parade of Lights

National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum - Community Appreciation Day
9am - 8pm

Business After Hours - Community Banks
5:30-7:00 pm

2020 BBQ Festival

THe LLCCOC is looking for partners to host the 2020 BBQ & Brew Festival. While this event has been a great fundraiser for the chamber, we have realized it is too big for one organization to run alone. We are looking for additional organizations that would like to work together to put on this event. Please read the details below for more information. 

More Details

2020 Business After Hours Signup!

The Calendar for 2020 Business After Hours is filling up fast! First come-first pick so please reach out to Cindy Nemeth at to sign up! 

Visitor Center Winter Hours

The Visitor Center has moved to Winter Hours. 
Monday Closed                  
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday        11:00 - 4:00
Friday    11:00 - 4:00
Saturday 11:00 - 4:00
Sunday 11:00 - 3:00

SBDC and Upcoming Workshops

The Leadville/Lake County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that the Lake County Board of County Commissioners has finalized an agreement, along with Chaffee and Park Counties, to host the Central Mountain Small Business Development Center. The LLCCOC is excited to partner with the county in bringing small business counseling and workshops to our county.

New Board Members!

We are pleased to announce the appointment of two new board members: Jennifer Shanahan and Sharlene Crockett. Welcome! 

We still have one board seat available to please contact us if you are interested!


If your business has a special offering or announcement you'd like to inform our membership of, please email Tracy at to get your announcement in the monthly newsletter. 

November Business After Hours

Business After Hours is an excellent networking opportunity held on the 4th Thursday monthly from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The November BAH will be held a week early on November 21st to accommodate the Thanksgiving holiday. It will be held at the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum and will be co-hosted by Climax and Leadville Liquor with food from Treeline Kitchen! 

Free Fish Bowl Entry!
Every year, NMHFM and Climax are committed to gathering canned goods for our local food banks. Please bring your canned goods and non-perishable foods to support our local food banks and get a free entry into the fishbowl to win amazing giveaways!

Small Business Saturday - November 30th

Small Business Saturday is November 30th and the LLCCOC is once again teaming up with Main Street to host this awesome shop local event.  Stop by one of two locations to pick up swag, your shopping passport, and learn how to win prizes! 

Small Business Saturday/Holiday Specials

National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum 
  • Nov 25 - Dec 1  *  15% off Coffee Mugs
  • Weekly specials through Christmas
Delaware Hotel
  • Nov 29 - Dec 1  *  20% off Regularly priced items
  • Lobby Sale - Priced to Sell Merchandise! 
Alpine Furniture
  • Now - 1/1/20  *  Buy a $50 gift card and receive a free $5 gift card  (limit 2)
  • Small Business Saturday Sale! 10% off any purchase made on 11/30/19

Parade of Lights

Join us on Historic Harrison Avenue for the Annual Parade of Lights on Friday December 6th!

Parade participants should meet in front of the National Mining Museum at 5:30. The parade starts promptly at 6 pm. Prizes will be awarded for the best entry in these categories: Business, Non-Profit and Individual.

Following the parade, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for photos at the Courthouse. We will also have Cocoa and Cookies!
Chamber E-Newsletter - November 2019