Happy October! Chamber Newsletter

2nd Annual Octoberfest 5K

 Octoberfest 5K
The 2nd annual Octoberfest 5K Fun Run and Walk was this last Saturday October 5th. The event was held at Fort Defiance State Park and started with a Free Kids Fun Run at 10am and a 5K at 10:30am followed by s'mores to celebrate. We had 35 runners sign up and 28 finish! The weather was beautiful for a run or walk and park was starting to change colors! Click here for Race Results!

Thank you to everyone who participated on Saturday and to everyone who helped out!

              - Estherville Chamber of Commerce and Friends of Fort Defiance

Midget Blankets - 
Perfect for Football Season!

Come to the Chamber and buy your midget blanket for this year's football season! They are the perfect way to stay warm and cheer on the Midgets!! Only $25!

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Do you or your business have news for the Chamber or for the update? Submit information to Echamberdirector@gmail.com 

Would you like to have Lexie or the Ambassadors visit your business? email echamberdirector@gmail.com for Lexie or echamber@gmail.com for the Ambassadors. 

Contact us at 712-362-3541 or by email with any questions, comments or concerns!

October Annual Meeting - Tomorrow Evening

October Business After 5 will be held by the Chamber! Please join us and bring along any prospective members! We will be having a fall picnic at the Estherville Golf Course from 5-7pm tomorrow night Tuesday October 8th!

Fright Hike - New Event!

The Chamber will be hosting a Fright Hike through the Haunted Forest on Halloween night from 7-9:30pm at Fort Defiance State Park! Bring your flash lights and be ready to get scared! Cost is $5 per person and proceeds will go to the Estherville Chamber and the Friends of Fort Defiance!
If you are interested in helping with this event we will be having a planning meeting tonight(Monday 10/7) at 5:15 at the Chamber offices! 

New Chamber Member - Camden Photography & Guge Images

Meet our newest Chamber Member, Camden Photography & Guge Images. Erin Guge is a wonderful photographer in Estherville. She does a wide range of photography including nature scenes, family pictures, senior pictures and weddings! Check out her Website to see her portfolio! You can also email her at camdenphoto@gmail.com! 


Healthiest State Walk

The Emmet County Wellness Coalition would like to invite you to join them on Wednesday October 9th for the Healthiest State Walk! The main walk will be at Library Square from 11:30am to 1:30pm with the majority walking at noon. Burn some calories during your lunch hour with friends! Bring your co-workers and friends down for a quick walk and talk. Go here to sign up or for more information!

Business Trick or Treat!

It's October which means it's time for pumpkins, costumes and trick-or-treating! This year the Estherville Business Trick-or-Treat night will be Thursday October 24th from 5-6pm or until the candy runs out! Get the kids dressed up and go to all the local businesses with Jack-o-Latern stickers in their windows or doors for goodies! ‚Äč

New Membership Year

The 2014 Membership year officially started! Statements have been sent out and if you have any questions, comments or concerns let us know! 712-362-3541 or echamber@gmail.com
Let's make this year the best Membership year yet!

2014 BA5

We are now excepting holds for the 2014 Business After 5s. Please contact the Chamber if you would like to book a month! 712-362-3541 or echamber@gmail.com
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