Big Lake Block Party
Join us for our 10th Annual Block Party on Saturday, August 15th at McPete's from 10-2 pm!
2019 Big Lake Block Party was a great success on August 17th at McPete's Sports Bar and Lanes! Nearly 200 youth and families bowled, batted, mini-golfed and enjoy water fights!
Photo is volunteers of the Big Lake Fire Department enjoying the water fight with the area youth!
Is your business expanding, relocating, having an anniversary, or opening for the first time? Make this moment for your business special by hosting a Ribbon Cutting or Ground Breaking Ceremony through the Chamber. For more information on how to host a Ribbon Cutting, click the link below.
Tri-Chamber Bowl Off
Great job Big Lake Chamber of Commerce Bowlers! For the third year in a row, Big Lake brought home the Tri Chamber Bowl Off trophy. A huge thank you to Dave Miskowic, Sam Olson, Matt Pantze, Jenny Schwab, Troy Schwab, Dewey Somerdorf, Jeff Stang, and Sean Workman for bowling. Another big thank you to our sponsors who supplied the t-shirts: Edward Jones, and Great River Spine & Sport!
Big Lake Community Fair
The Community Fair has been CANCELLED for Saturday, March 21st, 2020 from 9am - noon at the Big Lake High School. Rescheduling the event is being considered.
Find out what new products and services business, non-profit organizations and governmental units offer. Enjoy youth performances, free food samples, and more!
Please consider hosting a booth to promote your products and services, upcoming events, and potential job opportunities. This is a great opportunity for the community to get to know your organization. In past Fairs, one of the business participants received 5 employment applications at the Fair and 3 more the following week!
Sponsorships are available at $1000 for platinum, $500 for gold sponsors and $250 for silver sponsors. All sponsors receive a free booth along with additional publicity on the Chamber website, and at the Community Fair. Platinum and gold sponsors will receive additional publicity with the sponsorship of bikes given away at the event!
Booth registrations can be obtained by emailing email@example.com or going to the event page of our website.
The 2018-2019 Big Lake Community Guide is here! The newest edition of the popular, local magazine is jam-packed with info about local events and businesses! Stop at the Chamber Office and grab an issue today. Click the link below to view the online version.Click here!
Welcome to the Big Lake Chamber of Commerce & Industry
The Big Lake Chamber of Commerce is located in Big Lake, Minnesota off of Highway 10. We are a on-profit membership organization that exists to help the local business community thrive. Whether your business is large or small, we are here to help you through various networking, marketing, and learning opportunities.Our Mission: We are committed to the success of the Big Lake Business Community through information, communication, cooperation, and support for all.
Thank you to our sponsors for helping to make this website possible:
BUY LOCAL! TAKE-OUT LOCAL! With the Governor's Executive Orders to close dine-in services along with restricting other businesses to stem the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), check out take-out hours, contact info and other pertinent information from our members here.
Minnesota Chamber has a COVID-19 Business toolkit here that is full of resources and updates for you.
City of Big Lake's website here also includes local, state and federal resources for you.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
JOIN US for our monthly Business After Hours on Thursday, Sept 10th at 5 pm at Monty's Tropical Hideout. Great networking opportunity in a small group setting! There is no charge but please register here to ensure enough seating.
CONGRATULATIONS to our 2019 Member of the Year winner: Great River Spine & Sport-Dr. Scott Schulz.
Great River Spine & Sport-Dr. Scott Schulz was selected by fellow members and the award was announced at the Chamber's Holiday Social Dec. 12th.
Here is the video link on the award presentation by sponsor Cabot Lodge Securities-Paul Knier. The video was produced by Monica Parrish of Bullseye Properties.
ATTEND OUR SEPTEMBER 29th MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Tuesday, August 29th from 5-7 pm. Guests are welcome! Please note change in time.
Join us for our September membership meeting. Sherburne County Commissioner Raeanne Danielowksi, Big Lake City Administrator Clay Wilfahrt, and Big Lake City Planner Lucinda Meyers will present information on the Framework 2030 initiative. Framework 2030 is a collaborative effort of nine local governments in Wright and Sherburne County to develop a regional approach to development. The end goal is to enact better policies, adopt more comprehensive plans, build more efficient infrastructure, and foster harmonious growth. All of this will ideally lead to more high-paying jobs, better transportation, better housing, and ultimately a higher quality of life in the region. Dinner includes your choice of an 8 oz. Top Sirloin, 8 oz Walleye Fillet, or an Asiago Chicken with Garlic Mashed Potatoes, and house salad. Cost is $20 and special diet may be requested. Registrations and social hour is at 5, dinner orders at 5:30 and the meeting starts at 5:45. Please register here by Friday noon, Sept. 25th. Spouses, coworkers, and friends are encouraged to attend!