Chamber Update!

Happy ELC Homecoming!

Happy ELC Homecoming and "GO MIDGETS!!!" It is that time of year again for Homecoming! Many festivities will take place this year! If you are interested in having an entry in the Homecoming parde this Friday, October 10th at 2:30PM please fill out this form and return it to the School. Also be prepared and take extra caution during this week as students are likely to be out and about celebrating!

Halloween Events

If you are hosting a Halloween or October event please remember to post it to the Estherville Event Calendar! All you have to do is go to and click on the Event Calendar then select "add new event"! It's as easy as 1,2,3! Help boost your attendance and make everyone aware of your event!! Thank You! 

Save the Date!

Please Join Us
Estherville Area Chamber of Commerce
Open House and membership Meeting!
October 14th, 2014 5-7pm
Chamber Office - 620 1st Ave S
Join us for food, drinks, networking and hear some things we've accomplished in 2014 and hope to accomplish in 2015!
Tour our newly remodeled offices!

Emmet County Supervisors Meet the Candidates

Join us as we meet the candidates running for Emmet County Supervisor.
The Estherville Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an open forum with all 6 candidates currently running for the Board of Supervisors on Monday October 20th at 6:30pm at Iowa Lakes Community College.This is a great opportunity to learn more about each candidate before the big election in November!

Fright Hike!

Mark your calendars for Fright Hike 2014!! It is sure to be more frightful and terrifying than ever!!! Thanks to the great success of 2013 we were able to amp up this year's event! Dare to be scared on Halloween Night, Friday, October 31st from 7-10pm in Fort Defiance State Park! $5 per person - Proceeds benefit the Chamber and the Friends of Fort Defiance!

Local Artist Featured!

Estherville artist Mitch Eveleth will be a featured artist on the annual Artisans Road Trip Saturday and Sunday Oct. 11-12. Showing times are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Eveleth will show at his studio at 1120 N. Seventh St. in Estherville 

2015 BA5 Schedule

BA5 slots for 2015 are filling up quickly. There are only a couple spots left.
If your business is interested in hosting one of these events please call us at 712-362-3541 as soon as possible or respond to this email! Business After 5 is a great way to show off your business and network with 50-75 people representing major businesses in Estherville! Do you have a new product or service being offered? Have you made a change to your business like location, building or employees? Host a BA5 and show off your new changes and additions! 

Iowa's Healthiest State Walk!

Iowa wants to be the healthiest state! Estherville should also strive to be healthy! Head out for a walk this Wednesday at any of these locations! Grab a coworker and get in a couple minutes of fresh air and exercise!Lots of options to walk outside or inside. Walk with a friend or meet new people. 


Walk at the library anytime from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 Walk outside at Avera Holy Family Hospital Campus 11 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.

 Walk at the Regional Wellness Center anytime between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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