Holden is preparing to celebrate the annual day of love – Valentine’s Day, which is next Monday, February 14!
The Holden Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring its traditional Chocolate Crawl this Saturday, February 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in downtown Holden.
Participating businesses will be offering treats, chocolate goodies, and some will have coupons.
Maps will be available so shoppers know which merchants are taking part in the Chocolate Crawl.
Maps will be posted on the Chamber’s Chocolate Crawl Facebook page, the Chamber Facebook page, they’ll be available at area businesses, or you may stop at Homes by Darcy to pick up one, according to Chocolate Crawl Chairman Darcy Roach.
She added that there will be a lot of ways for shoppers to win prizes and other goodies that day.
Area merchants will be offering free delectable chocolate treats for shoppers who visit their establishments, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Also, businesses will have multiple drawings customers may sign up for.
The Chamber invites the public to participate by taking a stroll through the downtown business district and checking out the shopping, dining AND decadent chocolate!
Also, while you’re in town shopping locally, be sure and go by Holden Inc., located in the old F&C Bank building, (124 W. 2nd St.) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to partake of the Cocoa Bar, provided by Bordner Home Improvement.
Also at Holden Inc., stop by and decorate a Valentine cookie for your sweetheart, parents, teachers, or other loved ones.
Everything you need to make that one-of-a-kind special cookie for your Valentine will be provided by the Chamber.
Gift boxes are also available. The cost is $5 a cookie and you’ll get the opportunity to create a unique cookie that will convey your sentiments to loved ones this Valentine’s Day!
Don’t miss out on the special promotions, delicious chocolate goodies, drawings, and much more when you shop locally and participate in the annual Chocolate Crawl!