It's All There, In LeClaire!
​​LeClaire, Iowa is located at the intersection of the Mississippi 
River and Interstate 80, Exit 306. 

Phone: (563) 289-9970  
​Address: P.O. Box 35 LeClaire, Iowa 52753  Email: Info@LeClaireChamber.com
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Calendar of Events
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November 17th - Green Tree Brewery Live Music Greg and Rich Acoustic Duo. 8-11pm

November 18th – LeClaire Civic Center – Senior Dinner – Hosted by the Boy Scouts Troop #46. Free Turkey Dinner to honor Senior Citizens from the LeClaire and Princeton area. 11am-1pm.

November 18th – 5th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner – LeClaire Fire Station - Open to LeClaire Residents and any Military personnel away from home.  5-8p.m.  Turkey and all the fixin’s provided, and you are welcome to bring a dish to share! Come celebrate Thanksgiving Blessings! For more information, contact Kari Long – 563-349-0856 or iatugfestfan@gmail.com

November 18th - Trivia Night in LeClaire at the LeClaire Civic Center (127 S. Cody Road). 7pm. Tables of 8; $10 per person. Mulligans are $10 and a double down is $10. Snacks will be available for purchase. Participants may bring snacks, wine, beer and soft drinks. Doors open at 6:30pm; Trivia starts at 7pm. Door prizes; 50-50 raffle. Call or email your reservation in advance to Debbie, 563-349-4403, smith5grand@gmail.com

November 18th - Green Tree Brewery Live Music Doug Brundie’s Big Acoustic Show. 8-11pm

Now thru November 19TH - Please join Isabel Bloom Annual Great Gift Givers Customer Appreciation Celebration! FREE Gingerbread Kids ornament with $55 purchase plus Artist Signings, drawings, and refreshments. Visit website for details: ibloom.com

November 21st - Green Tree Brewery hosts the QC Mallard’s Booster Club Euchre Tournament. All are welcome!

November 22nd - Cocktail Cinema at Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House - Planes, Trains & Automobiles. Showing at 7pm and 9pm.

November 22nd - Green Tree Brewery Live Music Doug Brundie’s Big Acoustic Show. 8-11pm

November 24th – Deadline for submission of letter of interest to be on ballot for position with the LeClaire Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. See all information at the top of these Announcements.

November 24th – Central DeWitt Performing Arts Center - Jim McDonough's Holiday Grande 7:00pm. Tickets: $34. Jim McDonough kicks off his tour at the CDPAC the day after Thanksgiving! This elegant, all-new stage production features International Steinway Artist, Jim McDonough, joined by his 14-piece professional orchestra and a cast of sensational singers and dancers performing your favorite Christmas music and other all-time favorites. This dazzling event is a grand combination of beautiful music, spectacular sets and costumes, and the true spirit of the season. Central DeWitt Performing Arts Center 519 E. 11th Street DeWitt, IA / 563-249-8541 / www.CD-PAC.org

November 24th-25th - Wide River Winery Tasting Room - two great promotions for Black Friday and Shop Small Saturday. The first promo is buy one bottle of wine, get one bottle of Jury Duty FREE. The other is 25% off a case of wine. Promotions cannot be combined.

November 24th - Cody Road Uncommon Double Barrel Release Party at Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House.

November 24th - Green Tree Brewery is releasing a new beer on Black Friday!

November 24th - Green Tree Brewery Live Music Jordan Danielson and Jeff Spradley. 7:30-10:30pm

November 25th - Shop Small Saturday. Join in the fun and do some holiday shopping while supporting local businesses! Take a selfie outside of one of these businesses, post it on your Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and tag us - #visitleclaire #leclaireshopsmall, then come to the LeClaire Information Center (LIC) at 117 South Cody Road and show us your post. You will receive a small gift from us for Shopping Small in LeClaire! Participating businesses include Antique Archaeology, Aunt Hatties, Bela, Decades, First Central State Bank, Green Tree Brewery, Grasshoppers, LeClaire Olive Oil Co., Mississippi River Distilling Company, Two Gems Boutique, Wide River Winery Tasting Room, and Unique Creations & Sassy Pants Boutique.

-Shop Small Saturday Specials!
-Bela is serving Hot Apple Cider & Cookies.
-Flutter is having a drawing for a $100 gift card (must make a purchase to be eligible).
-Green Tree Brewery has great gift sets available for the craft brew aficionado on your list!
-Two Gems Boutique has holiday treats and multiple drawings all day for jewelry, gift certificates, and a variety of gift items.
-Unique Creations & Sassy Pants Boutique has discounts on select shirts.

November 25th - The 3RD Annual Holiday Decorating Contest The LeClaire Chamber of Commerce is once again sponsoring the Holiday Decorating Contest for all Businesses in LeClaire! All businesses are invited to decorate and be judged. If you are not in the immediate downtown area and would like to be judged, please email leclairechamber@gmail.com  Judging will be Small Business Saturday, November 25th, and prizes will be Chamber Bucks in the amounts of $100, $70, $30 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place respectively. Have fun decorating, and good luck!

November 25th - Green Tree Brewery Live Music Frankie Joe & Kinfolk. 7-10pm

Now thru December 30th - Mississippi Cottage Antiques is calling all Christmas shoppers! Spend $99 or more receive 11% reward. Spend $199 or more receive 12% reward. Spend over $400 receive special quote from manager. (These discounts cannot be used with any other promotion or discount and can’t be used to purchase quilts or home paintings.)

December 1st - First Friday in LeClaire - 5pm-Midnight

* Fun food and cocktail sampling at the Mississippi River Distilling Co.
* Wine tasting at Wide River Winery.
* Antique Archaeology is open until 6pm.
* Bela is open late with samples of drinks and food.
* Flutter open until pm.
Restaurant specials, and some shops open late. And, it is Christmas In LeClaire!

December 1st-3rd: Christmas in LeClaire Specials!

Bela has extended hours: Friday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-8pm; Sunday 10am-5pm with food and drink samples throughout the weekend.

Flutter has a hot cocoa bar and ugly Christmas sweater contest on Saturday, December 2.

Green Tree Brewery has great giveaways during Christmas in LeClaire and a special prize for anyone who arrives in their ugly Christmas sweater on Saturday, December 2!

Two Gems Boutique has holiday treats and drawings all weekend long for some great prizes.

Unique Creations and Sassy Pants Boutique has the Grinch and Cindy Lou Who on Saturday from 11am-4pm, and the kids can make FREE reindeer food Saturday and Sunday.

Strolling Santas needed for Christmas in LeClaire! On Friday Dec. 1, hours will be 3pm till 6pm. Saturday Dec. 2 will be 10 am till 12pm and 2pm till 4pm, Volunteer Santas will also be needed for the race route in the am, and on Sunday from 1pm until 3pm. May also need a Santa for pictures.  Call and leave a message at 563-289-5699 and email  kimberleedewall@gmail.com

December 1st-3rd - Christmas In LeClaire Schedule!

Friday, December 1st:

9-5 – Buffalo Bill Museum - Museum Tours – usual admission.

10-5 – Masonic Lodge – Cookie Sale, Soup & Sandwiches and Crafters.

10-8 – LeClaire Civic Center – Crafts, Silent Auction & Baked Goods. Author Blake Ross will be signing his books and prints. Author Tim Ayers will be signing his books from 10-noon. Jaan Hebrank will demonstrate her leather crafts from noon-4pm.

10-8 – Riverside 4-Square Church – Bake Sale & Family Activities. Kids can decorate their own cookies. Warming station with FREE coffee & hot chocolate.

11-4 – LeClaire Civic Center – South End – Santa’s Gift Shop! Kids can use “Christmas in LeClaire Dollars” to shop for family & friends.

5:30-8 – Mississippi River Distilling Company – First Friday Open House – Free food & cocktail samples from our spirits made in LeClaire.

Saturday, December 2nd:

8-10 – Happy Joe’s – Breakfast with Santa! Sponsored by the LeClaire Happy Joe’s and Blackhawk Bank & Trust. Kids - $4.50, Adults, $8.50.

9-5 – Buffalo Bill Museum – Museum Tours – usual admission.

10-? 2nd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K Run! Line up across from Blackhawk Bank & Trust, 323 South 2nd Street, LeClaire.

10- noon – Strolling Santas, downtown!

10-2 – LeClaire Information Center – Watch lace making demonstrations in our windows.

10-2 – Masonic Lodge – 2nd floor. PPALS Ministries presents “A Christmas Fun Festival” – Crafts, activities and snacks for kids.

10-5 – Masonic Lodge – Cookie Sale, Soup & Sandwiches and Crafters.

10-8 – Riverside 4-Square Church - Bake Sale & Family Activities. Kids can decorate their own cookies. Warming station with FREE coffee & hot chocolate.

10-8 – LeClaire Civic Center – Crafts, Silent Auction & Baked Goods. Watch as Master Carver Luke Travers creates wooden shoes from 10-4. Author Blake Ross will be signing his books and prints. Author Tim Ayers will be signing his books from 10-noon. Jaan Hebrank will demonstrate her leather crafts from noon-4pm.

11-4 – LeClaire Civic Center – South End - Santa’s Gift Shop! Kids can use “Christmas in LeClaire Dollars” to shop for family & friends.

11-5 – FREE Trolley Ride with designated stops throughout the downtown.

12-3 – Mississippi River Distilling Company – Visit the WQAD Selfie Set on the patio.

2-4 – Strolling Santas & Christmas Characters from around the World throughout downtown.

3-5 – Granite Exact – Balloon Artist Jason Hamilton will be entertaining.

5:30-8 – Mississippi River Distilling Company First Saturday Event – Open House – Cooking with Spirits, Free Food Samples.

Sunday, December 3rd:

10-4 – LeClaire Civic Center – Craft Show, Baked Goods, Silent Auction (bidding closes at 2pm). Author Blake Ross – signing his books & prints. Author Tim Ayers will sign his book from 10-12. Jaan Hebrank will demonstrate her leather crafts from 12-4.

11-4 - FREE Trolley Ride with designated stops throughout the downtown.

11-4 – LeClaire Civic Center – South End - Santa’s Gift Shop! Kids can use “Christmas in LeClaire Dollars” to shop for family & friends.

12-5 – Buffalo Bill Museum – Museum Tours – usual admission.

1-3 - Strolling Santas & Christmas Characters from around the World throughout downtown.

Great Shopping and Dining at our Unique Shops and Restaurants all Weekend!  

December 2nd - Ugly Christmas Sweater 5k Run/Walk. Sign-up by November 14 to save $10 and guarantee your Ugly Christmas Sweater 5k sweatshirt! 10am. https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=127227

December 2nd First Saturday during Christmas in LeClaire  5pm-Midnight

Sign up by December 2nd for the December 4th DIY Wood Sign Workshop at Bierstube in LeClaire.  5:30pm. You MUST pre-register to attend. Come enjoy a great time and bring some friends! This is great for girls night out, couples date night, or just a relaxing night away. You will have a fun time and get to take home a wonderful piece that you made for your home or a gift. Choose from any of our designs or have them custom design something for you! Cost depends on size of the sign you pick. Prices range from $20-$85. Custom designs may cost $10 more for design time. Please check out the Gallery page on their website to see designs and prices -www.creativeexpressionsgalena.com

December 9th - Riverside Church is excited to present Boss Baby, an interactive movie experience at 302 N. Cody Road. Your child will love when the movie comes to life with actions, tasks, and snacks. This is a free event! Kids 6 and under should have a guardian with them. Any questions, please call April 920-287-8851. 6-8pm

December 12th – LeClaire Chamber Networking Lunch – noon - Hungry Hobo, LeClaire

SAVE THE DATE

January 5th - First Friday in LeClaire

January 12th-15th - Be A Tourist in Your Own Backyard!

January 14th - Bald Eagle Day and Taste of LeClaire

January 20th - Trivia at Civic Center

January 27th – The LeClaire Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner – Davenport Country Club. Tickets on sale soon.

CHAMBER NETWORKING EVENTS – EVERYONE WELCOME!

November 14th – Lunch – noon - Riverview Roadhouse
December 12th – Lunch – noon - Hungry Hobo, LeClaire