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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Leap of Kindness Day

February 29, 2024

Every four years we are blessed with an extra day in February. Join us in using this extra day to make a difference to those in our community! #LeapofKindnessDay encourages communities to come together and do something impactful for those in your community! Stay tuned for projects and ideas from the IGLA Chamber.

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HWY 71 Informational Meeting

March 7, 2024

A public construction update on the Spring 2024 Highway 71 construction will be held on Thursday, March 7th at The Majestic Pavilion in Arnolds Park. Join us to learn more about the upcoming phase of construction and how it may affect your business.

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Iowa Great Lakes Walleye Weekend

May 4-5, 2024

Cast your chance at $42,000! The Iowa Great Lakes Walleye Weekend Fishing Tournament returns for the 42nd year welcoming anglers from across the nation as they cast their chance at catching one of 10 tagged walleye worth $42,000!

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University of Okoboji Homecoming Races - 5K, 10K, HALF & TRI

July 20, 2024

The University of Okoboji Homecoming Races have been an annual tradition since 1978. Enjoy the scenic route around West Lake Okoboji while competing in one of the many races over University of Okoboji Homecoming weekend.