Christmas in the Park

December 4 – 5 December 11 – 12 Festival of Lights in the Park Drive through the Marion County’s original Christmas in the Park in Pleasantville’s Cora Shadle Park.  Beginning at 5:00 pm each night, Cora Shadle Park will be lit up with festive, lighted Christmas displays.  Christmas Magic is sponsored this year by Knoxville […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

During these uncertain times, our community needs to know Pleasantville is still open for business!   Because of COVID-19 , many of our member businesses and organizations have had to close, change normal schedules, offer alternate services (ex. curb side/delivery) or change how the public can contact them. During the next several weeks, the Pleasantville Chamber […]

Annual Easter Egg Hunt – CANCELLED

The Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt for children pre-K through 5th grade will not be held this year due to social restrictions imposed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. To see pictures from last year’s Easter Egg Hunt, check out our Photo Albums. For more information call or text (515) 975-2052 or e-mail […]

2020 Annual Awards Dinner

Congratulations to Leland Vander Linden (Lifetime Achievement), Valerie Schultz (Volunteer of the Year), and Bill Harvey Construction (Business of the Year).  We were honored to present them with the 2019 Chamber awards on January 23rd at the Annual Pleasantville Chamber Awards Dinner. Their hard work and values help make Pleasantville a great place to live […]

Annual Awards Banquet

Join us on January 23rd at 6:30 p.m. at the Pleasantville Memorial Hall for the Annual Pleasantville Chamber Awards Banquet. Clint Sloss, Community Placemaker & Lead Researcher with Alchemy Community Transformations, a McClure Team will be presenting the results of the Pleasantville Placemaking sessions. Tickets are $20 and available at Peoples Bank in Pleasantville,  or […]

Christmas in the Park

Santa and Mrs. Claus stopped in Pleasantville and visited with everyone at the shelter house in Cora Shadle Park on Saturday, December 14th. Kids and adults alike stopped by to have a picture taken with Santa. The shelter house was fully decorated for the Christmas season. Smokey Row warmed everyone up with a cup of […]

4th of July Celebration

The Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce’s 4th of July activities celebrate our country’s Independence Day beginning with a community breakfast, flag raising, and a parade that provides patriotism, entertainment, community spirit, and fun for all ages to enjoy. For a complete schedule of the day’s activities, parade entry form, and parade rules and guidelines click here. […]

City Wide Garage Sales

Pleasantville city-wide garage sales will be June 6th, 7th and 8th. Printed maps with addresses are available at Casey’s, the Pleasantville Post Office, and Pleasantville City Hall. You may also download a pdf of the 2019 Garage Sale map. For questions or more information, please e-mail

Grand Opening
Lakefront Living, LLC Custom Engraving & Gifts

We were honored to celebrate the Grand Opening of Pleasantville’s newest business, Lakefront Living, LLC Custom Engraving & Gifts on Saturday, June 1st.  They’re located at 121 E. Monroe St. in downtown Pleasantville. They have lots of unique gift items and with in-house laser engraving, can customize most items. Stop in and see what they […]

2019 Teen Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny will be busy hiding eggs in Pleasantville, just for teens, starting Monday, April 15th and hiding more everyday until Saturday! He knows they want more than just candy filled eggs, so this year’s prizes include gift cards from Checkerboard, Smokey Row, Casey’s, Pleasantville Booster Club, Chamber Bucks, and more! Mr. Bunny also […]