Penrose Chamber of Commerce

The Gateway to Fremont County


The Penrose Chamber of Commerce has chosen Pikes Peak Motor Company for our September 2014 Business of the Month!

They are located at 62651 Hwy. 50 East in Penrose. They offer the best prices on new and pre-owned vehicles in the area! Their knowledgeable sales representatives are committed to providing you, the customer, with a "No Pressure" buying experience. They make sure you find the vehicle that meets your needs and fits your individual budget. Stop by Pikes Peak Motor Company dealership today or call Rich or Mike at 719-372-7762. Visit their website at

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Penrose 79th Apple Day Schedule

Penrose 79th Annual Apple Day Schedule

                              (Sponsored by the Penrose Chamber of Commerce)

Saturday October 4, 2014

7:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Subject to last minute changes)

                                             Theme: “Red, White, & Blue Apple Pies”


6:00 am                                   Penrose Volunteer Fire Department: Pancake breakfast ( pancakes,

                                      bacon, sausage, eggs, & choice of coffee or juice) $8, 5-10-$5, 5 & under-


7:30 am-8: 00 am          Apple pies for contest are to go to the Wells Fargo Bank Community

                                      room. Other pies will go to pie tent, in front of car wash.                                        


8:00 am                          Penrose Elementary School- Fun Run (Penrose School health trail)

9:00 am-4:00 pm         Vendors, along Broadway and on side streets of Fremont Ave. 

                                       Antique Car Show-Wells Fargo Bank parking lot

                                       Senior Center: Craft Fair, Bake Sale, Auction Table

                                       Penrose School PTO will hold a silent auction

9:00 am-2:00 pm            Library Book Sale

10:00 am                      Parade Line-Up

10:30 am                      Pre- Parade

11.00 am                        Parade

                                       Ladies Aux. will be serving Burgers, Hot Dogs, or Brats, Chips, &

                                       A drink-11 am to 1 pm

11:00 am                        Senior Lunch (pulled pork sandwiches w/baked beans & pot. salad)


12:00/noon                  Stage Announcements & Awards. Winners from Parade and Apple

                                       Pie Contest. 

                                    Kirkwood Presbyterian Church – Lunch – Lasagna or Chicken Noodle

                                       A- $7, Seniors- $6, 6-12-$4, & 5 & under- free)                           

                                       Free slice of Apple Pie will be handed out in pie tent (in front of car


12:30 pm -3:30 pm         Live Entertainment on stage: Pastor Keith Bates, Greg Moody,

                                        Kristi Hoopes, Julie McKissack, Lee Johnson, Carol Comstock

                                        Provided by: Colorado Country Music Association

12:00-3:00 pm              VFW-Atomic Fireballs Band (no cover charge)

8:00 pm-12:00 pm         VFW- Atomic Fireballs Band (no cover charge)







Apple Day Parade and Vendor Applications!

Floats and Bands and Fancy Cars!  

Join us for the 79th Penrose Apple Day Parade on Saturday, October 4, 2014! 


The theme for the 2014 Apple Day Parade is

 "Red, White, and Blue Apple Pies."


Entry Forms are available online here, or pick one up at the Penrose Chamber Office


We have a wide variety of vendors selling arts, crafts, and food all day along our parade route.

Do some shopping, support your local artisans, and meet-and-greet your Penrose neighbors!

Vendors may download the 2014 Vendor Application here.


Pikes Peak Motor Co.

Susan Hilderbrand


We have discovered the camera doesn't work & due to finances, we have put this project on hold! Sorry for the inconvenience!

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:51:29 -0500

Dear Annie: I have been married to "Phil" for 15 years. Between the two of us, we have eight children.

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:48:50 -0500

The Penrose Chamber of Commerce has apples in the office for pies. Everyone is invited to stop by and pick some up.

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:42:18 -0500

Penrose - Premac Precision Machining is a busy, expanding manufacturer tucked inside the Fremont County Airport Industrial Park that most people don't even know exists. After Monday, however, a number of individuals, organizations and businesses not only will know where Premac is located but also what they do and what they offer.

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:40:16 -0500

Penrose Park & Recreation District FinancesBills Owed Cañon Rental: $661.37 Howard Disposal: $249.

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:36:56 -0500

District Attorney Thom LeDoux said there were multiple reasons why his office decided not to seek the death penalty for 31-year-old Jaacob Van Winkle.

Penrose Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 379, Penrose, CO 81240

(719) 372-3994   Fax (719) 372-3994

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