Ultimate Chamber Mixer!

Round Lake Vineyards & Winery to host area’s first-ever Ultimate Chamber Mixer

Round Lake Vineyards & Winery is excited to host the area’s first-ever Ultimate Chamber Mixer on Tuesday, February 26, on their picturesque estate. Organizations joining Round Lake Vineyards & Winery are the Iowa Great Lakes Chamber of Commerce, the Jackson Chamber of Commerce, the Spencer Chamber of Commerce, the Spirit Lake Chamber of Commerce and the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. This event was designed as a networking event to give associations and their members the opportunity to connect with each other.

The mixer will run from 5-8pm at The Cellar at Round Lake Vineyards & Winery located at 30124 State Hwy 264, Round Lake, Minn. Appetizers and a free cocktail will be provided. Guests will be able to purchase beer, wine tastings and additional cocktails. A short program will take place at 6pm, then door prizes will be drawn at 6:30pm and attendees must be present to win. Tours of the facilities will take place on the hour at 5, 6 and 7pm.

Tuesday, February 26 from 5-8PM
Round Lake Vineyards & Winery
30124 State Hwy 264, Round Lake, MN 56167

For more information, please call Round Lake Vineyards & Winery at 507-945-1089.

Lunch & Learn Events

We are excited to introduce you to our brand new Lunch & Learn events. These events will be over the lunch hour and fill you with information covering an array of topics from how to market your business to how to take care of your personal well being. Registration will be available soon at www.okobojichamber.comor you can call 712-332-2107 for more information!

Our upcoming dates and topics include:

OUCH! That Stereotype Hurts
February 19th 11:30am – 1:30 pm at The Waterfront


What about me? My Well Being. – 4 Part Series
March 19th – 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Arrowwood
April 2nd – 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Arrowwood
April 16th – 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Arrowwood
April 30th – 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Arrowwood


Have a topic you would like us to cover? Email kiley@okobojichamber.com!

March Business After 5

The Outrigger will be hosting the first March Business After 5 with co-hosts MHR Insurance and Stauss Realty on Monday, March 11th from 5-7 p.m. Join your Iowa Great Lakes Area friends and community members for great food, drinks, and networking!

Business After 5 is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend this fun and rewarding Lakes Area networking tradition. The cost is $5 per person.

Contact the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce for more information at 712-332-2107 or e-mail kiley@okobojichamber.com.


Promoter Level Members

Thank you to our Promoter Level Members: Avera Medical Group – Lakes Family Practice, Black Hills Energy, Consumers Lumber, Crazy Bob’s Foods, Community First Broadcasting, Dowden-Hinn Realtors, Exit Realty Midwest, Fareway, Fillenwarth Beach Resort, Lakes Regional Healthcare, Mayline-Safco, Outrigger, Polaris Industries, The State Bank, The Three Sons, Village West, and Walker Insurance.

Iowa Navy Commodores

Are you looking for a way to meet new people and get more involved in your community? Become an Iowa Navy Commodore!

The mission of the Commodores is to generate enthusiasm, promote membership, and portray a wholesome quality of life in the lakes area throughout the year. They are ambassadors for area businesses and organizations that assist with everything from Chamber events and Business After 5s to ribbon cuttings that welcome new businesses and chamber members.

Check out the current roster below. This is the fantastic group of individuals you would get to know through your Commodore involvement.

If you or someone you know is interested in getting involved, email kara@okobojichamber.com today!




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