• Thank you to our top sponsors:


    Crete Community Foundation


    Big Bang

    Black Hills Energy


    Stop N Shop


    American Family Insurance

    City Bank & Trust

    Crete Chiropractic

    Crete Ace Hardware

    Jay’s Oil

    Nestle Purina

    Saline Medical Specialties

    Schwan’s Food

  • What's New In The Community

  • Chamber and Community Calendar

    POYDS Dance Company - Open Enrollment 

    Location: Studio C - 1318 Main Avenue 

    Come join us to register for spring classes now offering classes for 3yrs - 18yrs, collegiate and adult ballet, tap and jazz classes along with country line and swing dance lessons for collegiate, adults, and seniors! For more information, 

    Visit: www.poydsdancecompany.com. 


    Sunday, June 30th at 2:00 PM

    Gospel Sing-Along - Bible Collection led by The Kramer Sisters

    Location: Plymouth Congregational - 9th and Ivy Crete, NE, 68333

    Enjoy old Gospel favorites and sing along if the spirit moves you.

    Retired Bibles will be dedicated to a new purpose at this time. Donations of Retired Bibles will be dedicated to a new purpose at this time. Donations of gently used Bibles can be brought to the back porch of Plymouth Church before or on June 30th.

    If you have any questions please call Sue Dawson at (402) 826-5116.


    Now - Monday, July 15th

    Crete Lions Club - Peach Sale

    Location:  Purchasers will be notified of the pick-up place and time when provided.

    The Crete Lions Club is taking orders for lugs of these fresh picked Peaches grown in Palisade, Colorado in the shadow of the Grand Mesa. They will be delivered via refrigerated truck to Crete in early August. Let all your friends, neighbors, and relatives know about how delicious these Peaches always are.  Only pre-orders are assured of receiving any peaches. Payment must be received at time of order as the Crete Lions Club has to pay for the shipment when it arrives.


    You may contact any of the following for more information or to place an order: 

    Gene & Lorene Horky: (402) 826-9252,  (402) 826-9252        

    Doug Riley: (402) 525-1487

    Ron Hoback: (402) 525-8463

    Pam Wendelin: (402) 310-1353

    Janette Drohman: (402) 826-5117

    Tim Drohman: (402) 429-1493

    Katie Judkins: (402) 826-9109

    Garrik Judkins: (402) 613-3293

    Jorge Paredes: (402) 641-7490


    June 4th - August 4th 

    Back 2 School Supply Drive

    Drop - Off Locations: Crete Chamber Office & Doane University College To Career Center 

    Currently seeking school supply donations for Crete Elementary and Intermediate Schools. Donations can be made via credit cards by visiting our amazon wish list site or by dropping off school supplies, checks/cash to me in the College 2 Career Center at Doane University. Checks can be made payable to Doane University Alternative Breaks and in the memo write "B2SD". For more information, please contact Andrew Brown at 402-826-8106. 


    Saturday, August 3rd at 9:00 am Shotgun Start

    The Crete Lions 20th Annual Golf Tournament

    Location:  College Heights Country Club, 1225 E 4th St Crete, NE, 68333

    The Golf Tournament will consist of 4-player scramble (18 holes, flighted). Ladies are encouraged to participate along with the men (come yourself, bring a partner, or team).

    Entry fee is $50 per player. Carts included as well as lunch after golf. Flag prizes, door prizes, and mulligans included.

    Sign up at CHCC/Crete Golf (402) 826-4653, call Ron Hoback at (402) 525-8463, or email Ron at rdhoback@gmail.com

  • Crete Chamber 2019 Calendar of Events

    Wednesday, June 5th at 5:30 am

    Community Pumpkin Patch Planting

    Location: Old Mill Park located at 3rd and Norman, Crete, NE


    Tuesday, July 2nd at 10:00 am

    Ribbon Cutting - Legendary Travel

    Location: Legendary Travel/Heath Sports, 1222 Main Ave, Crete, NE 


    Wednesday, July 3rd at 10:00 pm

    Crete Community Firework Display

    Location: College Heights Country Club, 1225 E 4th St, Crete, NE


    Tuesday, August 27th from 11:45am - 1:00pm

    Legislative Forum with the State Chamber of Commerce & Industry

    Location: TBD


    September 2019

    Teachers Appreciation Business After Hours 

    Location: TBD 


    Friday, October 4th - Sunday, October 6th, 2019

    5th Annual Crete's Great Pumpkin Festival 

    Location: Downtown Crete and City Park 

    For more details and previous year's recap, visit www.cretepumpkinfest.com.


    Monday, November 18th at 6:00 pm

    Crete Holidays - Kick Off Celebration & Downtown Street Lighting 

    Location: TBD


    Tuesday, November 19th - Thursday, December 19th at 12:00 pm (Noon)

    Crete Holidays - Shop Local Events

    More details to be unveiled in the coming months!


    Saturday, December 7th from 8:00am - 11:00am

    Breakfast With Santa 

    Location: Crete High School Commons Area 

    This event is brought to you by Crete High School - FBLA Chapter and Crete Chamber of Commerce. Free event for the public!  


    Friday, December 20th - TBD

    Crete Holidays - Grand Prize Drawing Winner Announced Over The Radio

    More details to be unveiled in the coming months!


  • Thank You To Our 2019 Chamber Endorsement Sponsors!  


    Crete Champion: $2,500

    Crete Ace Hardware


    Crete Partner: $1,500

    Nestle Purina

    Pinnacle Bank

    Union Bank and Trust


    Crete Developer: $1,000

    American Family Insurance

    City Bank & Trust

    Edward Jones Investments

    Crete Area Medical Center


    Crete Patron: $500

    Schwan's Home Services



    Thank you for your support and loyalty to the Crete Chamber of Commerce! 


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