Shop Small Saturday | 11.25.23 | 9am-5pm

This year, more than ever before, supporting your favorite local store is essential. What has become a tradition now, Small Business Saturday®, is the day after Thanksgiving to encourage people to Shop Small and bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. Avoid the chaos of the BIG national chain stores over America’s most active shopping weekend of the year for just one day, and escape to the rich and cheerful atmosphere of Polson’s vibrant business community. Patronize our thriving and diverse Polson storefronts for a multitude of sales and specials happening Saturday 11/25, between 9 am-5 pm. Our community business owners rely on traditions like these to support their ongoing operations to continue sharing their unique talents with our local residents and visitors alike. Join us for a day of fun with friends and family, and discover the exceptional shopping opportunities that will make this holiday season the most special yet!  If you are a business owner, let us know your specials, and we will promote them on social media.


Tree Lighting | 11.25.23 | 5:30 pm- 6 pm

Bring the whole family to Polson’s annual tree lighting ceremony Saturday, 11/25 5:30 pm at the Lake County courthouse! Sip hot cocoa and enjoy fresh chocolate chip cookies provided by Lake City Bakery- (served until supplies run out). Kick off the winter holiday festivities with carols, a fun activity for the kiddos, and a cheery atmosphere for the entire family to enjoy!  


Parade of Lights | 12.01.23 | 6pm

Fill the streets of downtown Polson for the always anticipated ‘MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR’ Parade of Lights, taking place the first Friday of  December 1st at 6 pm! Watch the creative and festive parade floats that individual members, organizations, and businesses across the community have labored tirelessly to showcase on this particular evening. In addition to the parade, attendees will also enjoy selected food vendors, late-night shopping, and, of course, Santa! To join the parade lineup, you can quickly sign up and pay the $20 entry fee online by clicking the following link: online registration. Or, click the following link Parade of Lights, to download the parade entry form PDF to fill out and drop off at the Chamber of Commerce office with your entry fee.