Places to Stay & Eat in Mission During the Summer Games of Texas 2017

Slip on those wristbands, pull up those gym shorts, and wrap that headband around your noggin, because the Summer Games of Texas is returning once again to the Rio Grande Valley. Your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce would like to inform all the locals, visitors, and athletes competing in the Summer Games of Texas this July about the many quality services and hotel options the City of Mission offers. A Brief History About the Summer Games of Texas The Games of Texas was created by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation(TAAF) in the summer of 1986 and in its initial iteration

Make Father’s Day Truly Memorable in Mission, Texas

Father’s Day is a special day for the men who have persevered through sleepless nights, long work days, and offered unwavering dedication to give our generation the prosperity and the strong foundation the City of Mission has today.Why not return the favor by treating Dad to some of the finer things Mission has to offer? We here at your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce want to help honor our local fathers and show our appreciation for their sacrifices by recommending to you a few places that can make their Father’s Day a truly memorable experience. Great Restaurants for Great Dads

Plan Your Summer Fun with Local Businesses in Mission

With summer just around the corner, your friends, family, and neighbors are no doubt making plans for special events, BBQs, and vacations – or staycations. While you may be able to schedule a getaway with your family at some point during the summer, don’t forget to enjoy all the fun activities your City of Mission has to offer. Fill up you and your kids’ summer break with family-friendly indoor and outdoor activities all within the Rio Grande Valley region. Your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce invites you to support local business this summer by visiting these venues: Mission Entertainment Venues

Enjoy This Memorial Day Weekend With Mission Chamber Members

Memorial Day is the national holiday in which we look back at the sacrifices made by those in America’s armed forces and join together in celebration of their lives and the freedom they have fought for. Your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce recognizes that this holiday also entails a three-day weekend, which provides us all with some much needed time to spend with our friends, family, and neighbors. Enjoy your Memorial Day weekend this year with a variety of fun activities and plenty of delicious South Texas food brought to you by some of our Mission Chamber members. Memorial Day

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gifts For 2017: Part 2

Mother’s Day is an important day of celebration for the women in our lives, so it shouldn’t be overlooked. Your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce wants to make sure that you’re aware of all the options you have when celebrating this momentous holiday. It’s safe to say that the community of Mission and its surrounding area offers plenty of opportunities and places to check out while you are planning for Mother’s Day. Let’s take a look! Grabbing a Bite One of the best things we can do with our mothers is simply spend some time with them. Nothing says quality

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gifts For 2017

We have the chance to celebrate a number of occasions and people every year. From Easter to Thanksgiving, Presidents’ Day to Columbus Day, there always seems to be a holiday to celebrate. But there’s only one day of the year specifically set apart to honor the women in our lives who are mothers. This May 14th, join together with your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce to celebrate Mother’s Day, as we take a little extra time to show our appreciation for all the mothers across the Rio Grande Valley and the rest of nation. Mother’s day is a day of

New Year, New Perspectives

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It’s that time of the year again – resolution season. This is when we make promises to ourselves and hope for great things to come our way in the new year. Yes indeed, our resolutions take a lot of time, effort, and commitment to accomplish, that’s why your Mission Chamber of Commerce wants to help you reach the goals that you have set for yourself. Losing weight and leading a healthier lifestyle are some of the top choices for many when selecting a New Year’s resolution. Luckily, the City of Mission has an array of businesses that can help you

SBA seeks nominations for Small Business Person of the Year

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Place Your Nomination for SBA’s Small Business Person of the Year and Business Champion Awards Do you know an exceptional entrepreneur, small business owner, or community member who is an ideal model of success through adversity? Well, now is the perfect time to show them some recognition and honor their business acumen. The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce is ecstatic to announce that the SBA’s Lower Rio Grande Valley District is currently seeking nominations from the public for Small Business Person of the Year, as well as other champions of small business. Awards in district, regional, and national recognition are

Finding the Best Gift in Mission this Holiday Season

Shopping, shopping, and then more shopping is probably all you’re thinking about right now. Being right in the midst of the holiday season, the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce knows that you want to make sure that everyone on your Christmas list gets the perfect present. With Christmas only about 3 weeks away, it’s definitely going to feel like that time is going to fly right by us! Luckily for you, the City of Mission and its surrounding communities, has more shops than you can handle. Plus, because family members and loved ones have different personalities and tastes, having such

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Member “The Bryan House”

What do you get when you put together a healthy serving of museum, a pinch of historical home, a side of bed and breakfast, and the perfect site for a wedding and other events? Well, The Bryan House of course. The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce is more than happy to welcome them as one of the newest members of our trusted organization that works towards the success of our business members in the City of Mission and the surrounding area. The Bryan House, which was built more than a century ago in 1909 by distinguished American politician William Jennings