What’s Happening in March 2018!

Bring It Home Family Fun & Business Expo

2018 Bring It Home Expo Saturday April 14 at McLeod County Fairgrounds

Early Bird Deadline for Bring it Home Expo is FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd!

Are you familiar with the Bring It Home Expo?  This event is a great way to showcase what your business does in our community.  All participating businesses/organizations must be located within a 10 mile radius of Hutchinson.  The Bring It Home Committee hosts this event to showcase what is in Hutchinson  and to remind our community members that there is no need to leave Hutchinson to purchases the goods and services that you may need.

This one day expo is popular in our community and with all age ranges.  There are activities for children and a food court set up for people to sit, relax and enjoy some local food options.

Click here to learn more about the 2018 Bring It Home Expo and to find registration information.

New Members

We would like to welcome our new members to the Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce!

  • BNI – Elite Business Professionals
  • Hutchinson Bus Line, Inc.
  • Legend Companies
  • Ram Buildings
  • Uponor
  • Victoria Shoopman Photography

We also want to thank our renewing members!

  • B&B Sports
  • Bergmann Interiors, LLC
  • Crow River Glass
  • Gopher Campfire Club
  • Hutchinson Rotary
  • J & R Auto Complete Auto Repair
  • Masterson Staffing Solutions
  • Plumbing and Heating by Craig
  • RAM Buildings, Inc.
  • SNAP Fitness
  • SteppingStone Therapeutic
  • The Paint Factory
  • Today’s Women of Hutchinson
  • Trimmings & Charm
  • United Way of McLeod County
  • Virgil Voigt

Business of the Month

Business logo for Compass Occasions

We are highlighting Compass Occasions as our March Business of the Month!

Click here to learn more about Compass Occasions 


Business After Hours

Join the Hutchinson Ambassadors in celebrating March Business After Hours event!

Parkview Dental

Thursday, March 8, 2018 4:00 – 6:00 pm

These events, along with all Business After Hours events, are open to all Chamber Member business employees.  If you are the only primary representative with your business receiving emails from the Chamber, please invite all your employees to join us! Preregistration is strongly encouraged, so our business hosts may plan accordingly.

Click here to register for the March Business After Hours  or click here to call the Chamber office at 320-587-5252.

Dairy Days Friday June 1 in Library Square Park


Save the Date! Dairy Day is scheduled for Friday, June 1st in Library Square Park!



This year’s activities include:

  • Cow Milking Contest
  • Meet Princess Kay from the Milky Way
  • Fro-Yo Eating Contest
  • $5.00 meal
  • Children’s Activities
  • And so much more!!

If you are interested in sponsoring this community, click here for the Dairy Day Sponsorship Invitation (pdf) or click here to call the Chamber office at 320-587-5252.

2018 Hometown Golf Challegen "Around the World in 18 Holes"

Traveling by land, air or sea…. the 2018 Hutchinson Chamber’s Annual Hometown Golf Challenge is departing on Monday, July 23 from the Crow River Golf Club.

Stay tuned for trip details, travel perks, the itinerary and what to pack! The reservation desk will be opening soon!

If you are interested in sponsoring the event, click here for the Hometown Golf Sponsor Form (pdf) or click here to call the Chamber office at 320-587-5252.

Summer Save the Dates

Can you believe we are already thinking of our summer events?? We are excited to know these fun events are just around the corner!

April 14 – Bring It Home Family Fun & Business Expo
June 1 – Day Day Celebration
July 23 – Hometown Golf Challenge “Around the World in 18 Holes”
July 26-28 – Crazy Days
September 14 – 15 – Arts & Crafts Festival

Something from Mary

Chamber President Mary Hodson

It’s a Buffet!

Probably most of you have been to an all-you-can-eat food buffet at some point in your life. You know…. Some of you hover on the meat and potato end, some gravitate to the salad bar, I hang out by the ice cream and cake.

Read the rest of Mary’s article here: 

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