The Chester County BBQ Festival continues to be an annual tradition since 1978. The festival is held each year on the last Friday and Saturday of September. It features BBQ, live entertainment, fried treats, children’s activities, and vendors. The festival is the Henderson/Chester County Chamber of Commerce’s largest fundraising event and is made possible by a volunteer committee. There is no admission fee. All events center around the Chester County Courthouse lawn in downtown Henderson.
For more information about this event, please contact the Henderson/Chester County Chamber of Commerce at 731-989-5222. Or visit our website, chestercountybbqfestival.com
Howdy! The Henderson Hee Haw Hootenanny sponsored by The Peoples Bank is a volunteer-based production featuring live music, local actors, and lots of fun! The show is at Williams Auditorium on the campus of Chester County Middle School. There is an admission fee, and you are encouraged to buy your tickets prior to show time because this popular community show sells out fast! To purchase tickets, visit https://williamsauditorium.com/.
*2021 shows will be November 12th and 13th
The Henderson Christmas Parade is held the first Thursday night of December at 7 p.m. The parade features Santa Claus, bands, floats and performance groups. The parade route begins at the First Baptist Church and continues down Main Street to the four-way stop at Church Street. For the best view and a chance to see all the performance entries find a spot on the Chester County Courthouse lawn and look for the “Henderson Red Carpet” performance area. The parade is produced by a volunteer committee made up of Chamber Board of Directors and is made possible by community sponsors. There is no entry fee for parade participants, but they must register in person at the Chamber of Commerce office at 111 East Main Street.
The 2021 Henderson Christmas Parade is sponsored by Anew Family Medical and will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 2.
The Henderson|Chester County Chamber of Commerce presents the Annual Golf Tournament
Every year the Henderson/Chester County Chamber of Commerce hosts a golf tournament. There is an average of 21 teams in the tournament and they compete for prizes. Breakfast & lunch is served and there are lots of wonderful door prizes including a flat-screen TV, rounds of golf, hats, t-shirts, golf clubs, and more. To enter a team or to become a sponsor of this event, please contact the Henderson/Chester County Chamber of Commerce.
Join us for the 2nd Annual Henderson|Chester County Chamber of Commerce Henderson Hog Toss sponsored by Freed-Hardeman University! What is the Henderson Hog Toss? The Henderson Hog Toss is a disc golf game played with a flying disc in which players throw at a target! The Henderson Hog Toss is a fun event for the entire family! Please call the chamber office at 989-5222 or email email@example.com for more information!