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CHRISTMAS GIFT WRAPPINGS available at Hastings Book Store

For those who are "Wrapping" Challenged, KINDNESS, INC. will solve that problem for you this Christmas.  Bring your unwrapped gifts to Hastings Book Store on:

  • Friday - November 28th,
  • Saturday - November 29th, December 6th, December 13th
  • Weekdays & Weekend from December 15th through December 24th

 Donation Accepted



"Bling" in the Holidays ~ KINDNESS, INC.

Event Time:  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location:  Elmcroft Senior Living Community

Donate a decorated Christmas Tree to be auctioned at the event!  Deadline to have your tree up is November 23rd.  Trees to be judged on December 8th and prizes awarded to participants.

"BLING" Brochure

General Membership Meeting Gassville Community Center ~ 8:00AM

December's Sponsor:  Martha Grant CPA

December's Location:  Gassville Community Center - 204 S. School Street

Time:  7:30am Breakfast; 8:00am - 9:00am Meeting

Join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month for breakfast as the Cotter~Gassville Chamber of Commerce holds a general session meeting to discuss upcoming events and activities that pertain to the Cotter and Gassville areas.  Come and enjoy breakfast and spend time getting to know other business owners in and around the area.  Each meeting has time allotted for speakers and some of our members to share about their companies.  Contact us if you would like to reserve your business as the guest speaker for the next chamber meeting spot available.  Our meetings all have the same focus which is to make the towns of Cotter and Gassville as well as our towns' festivals and events the best they possibly can be. 

2015 Shawnee~Supreme Invitational Trout Tournament

The 2015 Shawnee~Supreme Invitational Trout Tournament will be held at Cotter's Big Spring Park on Saturday March 28, 2015.  The Trout Invitational is a one day fishing tournament where both skilled and novice two man teams can come together to not only test their fishing skills against the competition but have a chance to be around other anglers who share the same passion all while enjoying friendly food, drinks, prizes and the opportunity to Win A Brand New 2015 Shawnee~Supreme River Boat & Trailer with all the bells and whistles! Watch for more News!!!

14th Annual Cotter Trout Festival

The Cotter Trout Festival is always a sure bet when it comes to fun, food, appealing music and entertainment.   The Festival is held in Big Spring Park and allows an opportunity for Cotter citizens and the surrounding region to come and enjoy a fun filled day along the White River.   With vendors, art work, face painting, food, drinks, fishing and nonstop music, it’s hard to find a better place to enjoy a weekend then right here in the Ozarks during that time.  This year's Festival will start Friday evening hosting the White River Artists Plein Air Event including a "Quick Draw" by the PLEIN AIR artists followed by BBQ and music.  Saturday starts off with a parade in the morning followed by various events and vendors in the park including a kid's fishing derby.   The fun doesn't stop at dark as music typically trails on into the evening.  There are many different kinds of vendors that participate in the event and plenty of things that will appeal to you from a shopping and educational standpoint.   Don't delay registering your vendor booth today if you would like to showcase your business at the festival.

13th Annual Gassville in the Park Festival

Saturday, June 6th, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

In Gassville City Park located on Hwy 345 South

Events Include:

  • 5 K Run/1 Mile Fun Walk
  • Parade at 10:00 a.m.
  • Burgers, Hot Dogs, and the fixings along with Ice Cream, Funnel Cakes, and Sno-Cones
  • Musical Entertainment 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. by Crossfire, The High Strung Band and Southern Faith
  • Car Show and Automotive Swap Meet
  • 100 plus Vendors and Displays including: Arts, Crafts, Antiques and Collectible Booths, Local Authors, National Guard Game Area, D.A.R.E. Truck, Home Depot Kids Building Project, and
  • Co-Ed Softball Game


For information, email gassvilleinthepark@gmail.com.  Join us for a fun filled day in the park.  Free Admission, free parking.