Spirit of Christmas



Each year the Henderson Business community hosts the Annual Henderson Spirit of Christmas as businesses roll out the red carpet to kick off the holiday season.  During the event residents are encouraged to shop at local businesses for Christmas gifts, enter various drawings, attend business open houses and visit Santa.


2018 Spirit of Christmas

Spirit of Christmas Thursday

Celebrate the Spirit of Christmas in Henderson on Thursday, November 29, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. on Main Street and around Henderson as various businesses roll out the red carpet for holiday shopping and open houses. Santa and Mrs. Clause will also be making an appearance that evening from 5-7pm at the Fire Barn.  Each child who visits Santa will receive a small goodie bag sponsored by Cornerstone Bank.

Other activities for children include, several events in the Bethesda Church Fellowship Hall including a book walk where children age 2 through 2nd grade will receive a free book, at 5 pm a Lego nativity story will be shared. Perks will also have cupcake decorating for kids, while supplies last.

Businesses and vendors registered for this event Include:

A & L Sales & Service
Bergen-Friesen Agency, Inc.
Bethesda’s Christmas Market
Cornerstone Bank
Friesen Gallery
Gerhard-Burnham Counseling
Grace Children’s Home
Henderson State Bank

Henderson Heating & Air

Hiebner Body Shop
Kroeker & Kroeker Insurance and Real Estate, Inc.
Mainstay Communications
The BBQ kids at Striv, Inc.
The Headquarters
The Petal Pusher
Tri County Automotive
United States Postal Service


Vendors hosted at City Hall Include:

Bethesda Preschool
Becky’s Norwex

Henderson Health Care Bake Sale

Usborne Books and More – Sarah Nunnenkamp


Vendors hosted by PERKS

Balabans – Dorothy Balaban

  Pampered Chef – Christina Dose

Origami Owl – Marie Mason

Rodan + Fields – Tammy Ott
Scentsy – Megan Boyd

Thirty One – Heather Nunnenkamp

A map and description of businesses participating is now available here.

View Spirit of Christmas Map Here 


Want to participate as a business or vendor? Fill out the form below.

Spirit of Christmas

  • Vendor Information

    For Retail businesses, business open houses, and home based business vendors to participate.
  • Fee:

    $25 - Non-Chamber Member | $10 - Chamber Member This fee is charged to be listed on the event map with a description. This fee will help us cover advertising fees. Due with registration form. No refunds.
  • Vendors:

    All vendors without a store front, will be placed in spaces that will accommodate one 8’ table. Each home based vendor will be notified of their location two weeks before the event. We will do our best to create an equal opportunity for all vendors. Eight foot tables are available for rent from the Chamber for $5.
    Postcards are available for your mailing list or for handouts. A digital copy is also available to email or post online. Please indicated how many you would like.
  • Authorizing Signature

    The undersigned agrees to hold the Henderson Chamber of Commerce and its employees from any and all liability for damages to persons or property, and from any claims for theft, death, personal injury or property damage. In addition, the undersigned assumes full responsibility for damages to the area used and agrees to leave the area in a clean and orderly manner and condition. The undersigned also agrees that the Henderson Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to ask an exhibitor to leave for any reason. If this action is necessary, no refunds will be issued.
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