The Galion-Crestline Area Chamber of Commerce (GCACC) is delighted to announce a new promotion, “Christmas in July,” which runs from Thurs, July 13th through Thurs, July 27th.

Christmas in July is an invitation for area residents and visitors to celebrate and support local restaurants and retail shops this summer, with special deals and discounts offered by participating businesses. Participants who complete their “passport” entry forms are eligible for a drawing to win gift cards and a grand prize that includes a full set of Christmas dishware furnished by The Evergreen Company!

Passports are available at the GCACC office at 138 Harding Way West, Galion, or they can be printed from the GCACC website: To participate, simply present your passport at your time of purchase and the retailer will stamp it to reflect the amount spent.

Participating Businesses:

  • Hillman Jewelers
  • Three Bean Coffee House
  • Freezer Fresh Drive-in
  • RavensCloak Reiki & Treasures
  • Depot Deli
  • Flourish Boutique
  • East of Chicago
  • Iron Vault Distillery
  • Flower Cart Florist –
  • HR Wolf Hardware
  • Phil’s Deli
  • Magical Moon
  • Ole Dogs Coffee Culture
  • Cake & Icing
  • Blossoms & Gifts
  • Ralphie’s
  • Evergreen Co.
  • Ed’s Barber Shop
  • Kork & Kap
  • The Vintage
  • Local Tracks

When your passport is fully stamped, you may submit it for entry into the prize drawings – and yes, you can submit multiple completed passports for more chances to win! (Please note that only entries made on the official Christmas in July passport are eligible for the prize drawings).

The deadline to submit completed passports is noon on Fri, July 28th. They may be dropped off in person, mailed to the chamber office, or scanned and emailed to Prize drawings will be conducted on July 28th and winners will be notified by GCACC staff.

“Our business community is currently struggling with some of the lowest sales days they’ve ever recorded,” points out GCACC Executive Director Miranda Jones. “We love our business community, and this promotion is to show them our unwavering support – so they are still open by Christmas!”

For further information about the promotion or GCACC, call 419-468-7737.