Welcome New Members!

    The Boonville Area Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome their newest member — Awesome Country. Awesome Country foods is located on Route 12, Boonville. They are having their Grand Opening November 10th, 11th and 12th starting at 10am. They have dips, spices, sauces, candy, soaps, pasta and so much more. You may have already seen them at our Farmer’s Market, now they have their own store. You will find something for everyone in this little store of goodies. Welcome to the Chamber!



2017 Holiday Events

    Santa comes to town on November 25th! The Boonville Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting Home for the Holidays with Santa and his live reindeer in the Boonville Village Park. Santa comes to town on Saturday, November 25th in the annual Christmas Parade. He has visiting hours on weekends through December 22nd.
    The day starts by celebrating Small Business Saturday. We encourage everyone to see our great small shops. At 3pm bring your hot crock pot of chicken riggies and Christmas Cookies to the Village park to be judged at 3:30. Prizes will be awarded immediately afterwards sponsored by Great American and Boonville Tops. We will have music, vendors and live Reindeer in the Village park. At 5:30pm our Holiday Parade starts. Many groups, organizations and floats will come up Main Street leading up to Santa and Mrs. Claus. Santa will light the Village tree around 6pm. He will then take his seat in his Santa’s House to see the children.

  • We would also like to invite your business to take part in our parade this year. We are trying to grow our parade every year and it would be great to see your business taking part. Over 1,000 spectators come to see our parade and Santa. If you are interested in being in the Parade, please contact the Chamber office at 315-942-5112.
  • The Chamber will host a Home for the Holiday Reindeer Dance on November 22 at the Boonville VFW, Park Ave, Boonville. There will be live music from “ABOVE THE DAM” starting at 7pm. 50/50 raffles and snacks will be provided from 7pm until gone. This dance is open to the public with a $10 cover charge. The proceeds are to help the Reindeer fund. Come listen to good music with your friends from 7-10pm on November 22nd.
  • Canal Museum Hosts 13th Annual Christmas on the Canal– The Boonville Black River Canal Museum will host their 13th annual Christmas on the Canal on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Museum complex, found along the Black River Canal. There will be locally made Christmas wreaths for sale as well as Christmas baked goods and hot dogs. Coffee and popcorn will be available free of charge. Santa will be visiting the museum from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Kids of all ages can come and visit. Bring your camera and get photos with Santa free of charge!
    The Hemlock gift shop will have canal clothing on sale at buy one piece of clothing at regular price and purchase a second piece of clothing (of equal or lesser value) for 50% off. DVD’s, CD’s and books will be for sale as well as Museum lanyards, key chains, magnets and coffee mugs.
    Come to the Boonville Black River Canal Museum and get a head start on your Christmas shopping and support your local Museum.

    The Chamber is seeking Sponsors for Santa and his Live Reindeer! If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact the Chamber office. If you are able to make a donation, please mail it to: BACC, PO Box 163, Boonville, NY 13309. Please contact us for additional information or any questions at 315-942-5112.



Business After Hours

    Our most recent event was held on Sep 14, see our Facebook page for pictures.
    Our next Chamber After Hours events are: TBA — All events start at 5:30pm and last until 7:30pm, please RSVP the Chamber at 315-942-5112.



Upcoming Events

 Chamber Events

  • SEE 2017 HOLIDAY EVENTS SCHEDULE at the top of this page!

  • Read Our Member Letter
  • *Advertising Promotions are open to all businesses to advertise in both the Boonville Herald and on our local radio stations WBRV, The Moose and The Blizzard at a great price!


 Other Area Events

  • TBA


 Dodge Pratt Northam Art & Community Center Events
 Call 315-942-5133 for details or visit DPN Web Site

  • TBA: Classes for Basket Weaving, Loom Weaving, NOAA SkyWarn Training
  • Piano and Accordion Lessons — Tuesdays and Thursdays offered by Gail Haile, open to children and adults. Beginners or for those who want to brush up their skills. Contact DPN for available time slots.
  • Voice Lessons — Michael Scott Ferris is offering voice lessons for children and adults. Contact DPN for available time slots.
  • Guitar Lessons — Thursdays starting in October. Lessons for children are also available. Contact DPN for more information.
  • Computer Classes — Offered on Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00pm to 2:00pm. Adult beginner classes, Facebook or to learn how to use Ancestry.com for genealogy research. Contact DPN to sign up as class size is limited or to request private classes.
  • FREE WiFi Internet Access and Computer Usage — Members can use our computers from 11:00am to 3:00pm Wed-Fri.
  • The monthly “Kids Crafts Day” will be announced in the Boonville Herald and posted on our Web site.


Saranac Soda with Covered Bridge Label!
Available only at the Chamber Offices
$2 each, $3 for 2 or $9 six pack




Proud of our past

Building for our future

“A Season For Everyone”


    If it sounds like Boonville combines the best parts of Central New York then we definitely agree!

    Our community is a natural center for lovers of outdoor life, rich history or just quiet relaxation.

    There’s no hectic resort atmosphere but we do have small town hospitality, friendly people and an engaging blend of the classic and the modern. Whether it’s shopping, hiking, winter sports or waking up in one of our charming bed and breakfasts, you’ll feel what we treasure about our area almost immediately.

    You can reach out and touch the history of New York and the United States, travel hundreds of miles by snowmobile, or even show your children real reindeer for Christmas.

    Our visitors find themselves returning to Boonville year after year. We’d love for you to join us for a day, or for a lifetime. Come to Boonville and let us help you create your own memories!


    Pictures of Boonville Gazebo and Winter Scene are courtesy O’Connor Printing, Inc. and available on postcards available at: O’Connor Printing, Great American, Allen’s Jewelry, Erwin Library



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