Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce Goals are to
- Promote and support local businesses
- Sponsor events which attract people to Hettinger
Annual Sponsored Events Include:
Hettinger Street Fest - Held the Saturday following Memorial Day in conjunction with Hettinger's Annual City-wide Rummage Sale. Event includes burgers & brats chamber fundraiser at noon, business promotions, and other activities. 2016 event is June 4th. July 4th Celebration - This huge 3 day event (July 2, 3 & 4) has become a region-wide celebration with a parade, a FREE noon meal, activities and entertainment. The evening of the 4th is topped off with the largest fireworks display in Southwest North Dakota sponsored by the Hettinger Jaycees. This display is shot over Mirror Lake giving the crowd a spectacular view of the fireworks.
Chamber Rodeo & Dodge Ball Tournament - This is held the first weekend in August in conjunction with the Adams County Fair. The town comes alive with cowboys and cowgirls during this event. Hettinger's rodeo ranks as one of the largest NDRA rodeos in the state.
Pitchfork Fondue - The Chamber annually holds a steak supper at the Hettinger Country Club in August or September, however, this is no ordinary steak supper. The Chamber Ag Committee places 12 oz. ribeye steaks on the end of a pitchfork into a kettle of boiling oil, giving these steaks a taste like no other! Meal is served by the Chamber Ag Committee.
The Wake Up Santa Parade & Fireworks - This special event is held annually the Friday night after Thanksgiving. Fireworks brighten the sky to kick off this event. Lighted parade entries march down Main Street, featuring Santa and Mrs. Claus, who after the parade pass out candy to the children at the Fire Hall. Everyone is invited to the Fire Hall for hot chocolate. Many stores are open until 8:00PM for your shopping convenience.
Chamber Board Business Pride Award
The Hettinger Chamber Board is always looking for nominations for a chamber member business which you feel goes above and beyond within their business and for their community involvement.
Congratulations and Thank You to previous winners including: Southwest Grain Hettinger, Suzie's Woodfire Bar & Grill, SafeRide, Steve's Service Plus, Jack & Jill Hettinger, American Legion Club, Hettinger Theatre, Clothes Closet, Fried's Photography, Pastime Bar & Steakhouse, Kennedy's Fresh Foods, RZ Motors
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Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Award Winners
The annual meeting and awards ceremony for the Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce was held on Wednesday March 2, 2016 at the Hettinger Country Club.
The highlight of the annual chamber meeting is the awards presentation. All the nominees for the 2015 Hettinger Area Chamber of Commerce were recognized with certificates and the following winners were announced. Business Person of the Year: Mike Marion; Volunteers of the Year: Howard Nelson, John Campbell, Sandi Nelson, and Ada Jean Cornella; Medical Services Providers of the Year: Dorinda "Toots" Bjerklie and James K. Long ; Educator of the Year: Paul Jamison; Pioneer Business: Charm Salon Holly Wyman and Arlinda Seamands; Youth Employee of the Year: HaLea Mehrer; Partner in Community Pride: Southwest Grain-Hettinger; and Ag-Producer of the Year: Rod LeFebre.
The next quarterly general membership meeting will be held in May in conjunction with the monthly Board Meeting.