Big Lake Block Party
2018 Big Lake Block Party was a great success on August 18th at McPete's Sports Bar and Lanes! Over 150 youth and families bowled, batted, mini-golfed and danced!
Photo is youth having fun with Dean-o-mite Entertainment, compliments of Keon McGarvey of West Sherburne Tribune
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 Vendor Fair
Thank you to those that volunteered, donated, and attended the Vendor Fair this year! It was a day filled with activities for all ages and time to discover what businesses have to offer in the Big Lake area. Next year's event will take place on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019.
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 non-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:
Mayor Raeanne Danielowski; Larry Speer, owner of Russell’s; Greg Snodgrass, General Manager & Catering; Gloria Vande Brake, Executive Director of Big Lake Chamber of Commerce & Industry; and Mary Korfiatis of Shore View Townhomes Association joined hundreds of Russell's customers in free food and music by Shane Martin on 9/9.
Welcome our newest member, Dan's of Big Lake.
Owners Dan and Stacy Minor joined the Chamber last month at the suggestion of Chamber Board member Allen Snegoski of Sherburne State Bank..
Opened in 2000, Dan’s offers “great value & low cost” with top quality, pre-owned cars, pickups & SUVs. Their certified mechanic checks out each vehicle they buy to ensure customer satisfaction. Their lot includes many late-model vehicles with remaining factory warranty!
Sons Jacob and Luke both sell while Jacob oversees vehicle maintenance and Luke manages inventory and keeps the website current.
Business After Hours
Sponsors & dates are available:
- Provide information about your business
- Schedule a tour.
- Market your company among Chamber members
- Only cost: offer appetizers and refreshments
- Call the Chamber office for more details and reserve your date!
SAVE THE DATE: HOLIDAY SOCIAL on December 14
JOIN US at The Friendly Buffalo on Friday, December 14 to celebrate our 30th Year!
Photo is from 2017 Hawaiian Holiday Social.
ATTEND OUR NEXT MEMBERSHIP MEETING:
Tuesday, September 25th from 11:45-1 pm at Lupulin Brewing Company
President & CFO Jeff Zierdt will speak on "Managing Growth & Community Involvement." As Jeff states, "Lupulin Brewing was a dream in 2012 and now we are the 29th fastest growing brewery in the country based on 2017 data." Jeff has 32 years of broad-based manufacturing, project management and leadership experience. Plan on attending to hear the company history, managing growth for the future and continuing support of our local community.
New Chamber member, The Hideout Bar & Grille will provide beef pad thai, jerk chicken, steamed vegetables, jasmine rice and salad bar. The Hideout Bar & Grille was recommended by Lupulin staff.
Registration is at 11:45am and lunch/presentation at 12pm. Cost is $15 a person. Register here!