Introducing Boji’s Booming Bracket Battle

The Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to introduce a brand new fundraising event to the Iowa Great Lakes Area. This March Madness inspired bracket battle will help ignite the night this fourth of July and end with a pie in the face of one lucky community member!


On Monday, February 28th at 9AM nominations will be OPEN and will close Friday, March 4th at noon! Who do you want to see pied in the face? All are able to compete in this FUNdraiser for the 4th of July Fireworks celebration – it is up to YOU to decide who! Check out our weekly email, Facebook, and Instagram next Monday, February 28th for the online nomination link!


After nominations will be the elimination round to vote for the Sparkling Sixteen with a photo album on Facebook.Nominees will then be matched up and compete in Boji’s Booming Bracket Battle throughout the month of March! Rounds will be held each week in March to narrow down competitors until we reach one final winner. Rounds include: Sparkling Sixteen, Explosive Eight, Fiery Four, Grand Finale Duo


Fundraising begins during the Sparkling Sixteen round when nominees go head-to-head against each other! Donate any amount to help the individual of your choice move on to the next round! Each round eliminates a group of contenders. The final winner will receive a pie in the face! Each round eliminates participants, so make sure to donate for who you’d like to see in the final round! Donations reset after each round.


Let’s ignite the night this 4th of July with a booming fireworks display over West Lake Okoboji! Have some fun and help fundraise for this unforgettable show through Boji’s Booming Bracket Battle, a “March Madness” themed fundraiser with head-to-head match-ups of community members competing for the ultimate prize of a pie in the face.


Your contributions are greatly appreciated by generations who continue to enjoy this Okoboji tradition. For more information, contact the IGL Chamber at 712-332-2107.