Welcome to the Carmine Chamber of Commerce

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 206  Carmine, TX 78932
979.278.4200

Marlene Waak | President
979.278.3270 | 
979.451.1507

 

MEETING DATES:

First Thursday of each month
Board meeting at 6:30 PM, even months
Chamber of Commerce Meeting at 6:30 PM, odd months
Location: Depot Museum

 

OFFICERS - 2017:

Marlene Waak, President
James Press, Vice-president
Valerie Moore, Secretary
Jerry Knox, Treasurer
Kelli Sanford, Director

J.C. Pohl, Director
Daryl Ray, Director
Brick Peele, Director

 

Membership Level

 

PROGRAMS SPONSORED BY THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

  • Farmers Market & City Wide Garage Sale: March & September 
  • Parade Float for the Round Top Fourth of July Celebration and other local celebrations
  • Christmas Fest-First Sunday in December at the Carmine Hall
  • Christmas Fest is first Saturday of December
  • Christmas Lights for the City of Carmine
  • Museum & Visitors Center

HISTORICAL FACTS

  1. The Carmine Chamber of Commerce was formed in 1948.
  2.  In 1953 the Chamber of Commerce purchased and had street lights installed in the city.
  3. The sanitary landfill operated by the city was purchased by the Chamber of Commerce for the benefit of the all citizens of Carmine.
  4. In 1952 during the polio outbreak in the United States the Chamber of Commerce financed the building of an "ir on lung" which was built primarily by Walter Fuchs.