• Welcome to Van, Texas!

    A town that is proud of its Mayberry-like character! Van offers a traditional, down-home quality of life that has all too often become a thing of the past. Only 26 miles from downtown Tyler and 72 miles from downtown Dallas, people often relocate to Van to raise their families in our safe, wholesome environment.

    Learn More About Van!
  • Friendly, Vibrant Community

    In Van there is a true sense of community with regular Main Street parades and celebrations, excellent 3A public schools, wonderful churches and ministries, like Sky Ranch camp, and an abundance of down-home, friendly folks.  Our close proximity to Tyler and Dallas gives our residents a quick commute to work and easy access to big city amenities, all without the daily hustle and bustle.

    Learn About Van’s History
  • Convenient Location

    Located in a strategic growth corridor along I-20, businesses are also looking to make Van home.  Our great location, low real estate prices, strong businesses incentives, record-breaking retail sales, and steadfast commitment to the growth of small and mid-sized companies makes Van an ideal location for business success.

    Find Van, Texas!


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Save the Date – May 12, 2017.  

Get some teams together Van!!!!   VAN used to have lots of teams participate in this event.  We can do it again!    It takes place in The Arbors Pavilion on First Monday Grounds at 385 W Dallas St, Canton, TX 75103.

   Begins at 7 PM on Friday and ends at 3 AM Saturday morning.

Their next meeting for those interested in joining—or simply learning more, will be February 28th at 6:30 pm in American National Bank of Canton at 401 St Hwy 243.

Website http://www.relayforlife.org/vanzandtcotx.   Get your team signed up!    Let’s get Van represented for this FIGHT for LIFE!

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Senior Citzen Day - Feb

Magic Show

Seating is limited .    So get your tickets now to secure your seating.

Feb Recognition 2017


Come join us at 6 pm,  Saturday, February 18

for “Home” movie.  

It is FREE. also Free Door prizes for the parents!  

At least one parent must stay with their child.  

Children  may bring a pillow or blanket to sit on.

Popcorn will be 50 cents.  

Water available for 25 cents.

If you wish to bring your own soft drink or your child’s favorite drink, you are welcome to do so.


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February 7 2017

Van Area Chamber welcomes you to join us for their monthly meeting held at the  Movie House  –  255 West Main.

The lunch will be $9 per meal.

Come listen for upcoming events planning.

Our Speaker will be Grady Wallace, new General Manager of Fairfield Inn.

Fairfield Inn

Bring your business card – there will be a drawing.

The Meeting will begin at 12 Noon but will be open for early arrivals by 11:30. We will be ready to go back to your homes or businesses by 1:00 PM.

We hope to see you there.



February 14 – Great time for a “Valentine Date Night”!!!

Come join us at 6 pm, Tuesday,  February 14

‘Date Night’ opportunity

for “The Notebook” movie.  

 It is FREE.      also Free Door prizes!

Popcorn will be 50 cents.  

Water available for 25 cents.

If you wish to bring your own soft drink,

you are welcome to do so.


Dan Flynn

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