Welcome to the Iowa Great Lakes Chamber of Commerce

IOWA GREAT LAKES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MISSION STATEMENT: The purpose of the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote the business, civic, tourism and agricultural interests of our members and area residents, and to further the development and protection of all our resources.

Member involvement is encouraged in all Chamber programs. Chamber personnel are also involved in community betterment by actively serving in several local, regional and state organizations.



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4th of July Fireworks

Donate today to help light up the sky this 4th of July. The Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber needs your help to continue this 40+ year tradition of igniting the night with our annual 4th of July Fireworks show following the free concert in the park.

U of O Homecoming Races

University of Okoboji Homecoming Races

The homecoming races return on Saturday, July 16th! Register today for the Triathlon, Team Triathlon, Half-Marathon, 10K or 5K road races around the beautiful West Lake Okoboji! Enjoy the scenery and compete for the title during this annual tradition.

Latest News

40th Annual Walleye Weekend is a Wrap!

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who was involved in the efforts that went into another successful Walleye Weekend! There’s still 10 tagged walleye waiting to be hooked! Good luck to all that are registered for the Extended Contest Thank you to our sponsors: The City of Arnolds Park, Fisherman’s Factory Outlet, Oak Hill Outdoor, … Read more

Walleye Weekend 2022 Results!

Another awesome Walleye Weekend in the books! This year there were over 2,000 anglers from 16 different states! Congratulations to the following contest winners: Heaviest Stringer of Walleye (Under 19″) 1st Place: Mark McAlpine of Bozeman, MT with 6.88lbs 2nd Place: Luke Christiansen of Spencer, IA with 6.76lbs 3rd Place: Dana Veen of Worthington, MN … Read more

You’re Invited! Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House: Keller Williams

Mark your calendars! In two weeks, join us to welcome Keller Williams Okoboji to the Great Lakes! Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 4 p.m. and Open House following! See you there!

New Member: Drip Okoboji

Join us in welcoming our new member, Drip Okoboji Drip Okoboji offers a variety of IV hydration services including the athletic performance blend, beauty and glow, hangover infusion, vitamin B12 and D injections, and more! Check out their social pages and website ( to learn more or set up an appointment!

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