The Chamber host a variety of events throughout the year that provide networking opportunities, education and business exposure.
Connecting face to face with business leaders builds your network, generates leads and advances your company's visibility in the community.
To check out an upcoming event, visit the Chamber Calendar.
The Chamber Lunch Mobs are held the third Wednesday of every month at a different member restaurant from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.. There is no RSVP needed to attend these events; just show up, meet new people and have fun. The first 10 people to arrive will receive $2.00 off their meal and one lucky winner will receive a free lunch!
Join us in celebrating new investments and job growth in the Hastings area! Ribbon Cuttings are typically held on Thursday afternoons and are open for all Chamber members to attend. This is a great way to visit new businesses and mingle with fellow Chamber members.
Women Inspiring Women
Members of the Hastings Chamber have the opportunity to connect with business representatives from all over Dakota County and joint chamber events held throughout the year. Join us for a business expo and after hours event in November, a county services presentation in the spring and a fun summer outing in June.
Hastings Industrial Park Round Tables
Businesses located in or near Hastings' Industrial Business Park are invited to join us quarterly at Innovative Surfaces Selection Room to connect with neighbors, discuss current challenges and celebrate success. These meetings also serve as an opportunity for businesses to stay up to date on upcoming road construction and infrastructure projects that may affect business.
Annual Meeting And Awards Dinner
Each year in January, 250 + chamber members gather together for a evening of celebration and fun. At the Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner, members can enjoy a silent auction, entertainment, dinner, drinks and more. The event also serves as an opportunity to recognize one exceptional business, educator and volunteer for the year.
Hastings Rivertown Days is the largest community festival of the summer! Guests can enjoy live, outdoor music; food trucks; an arts & crafts fair; carnival; fireworks; parade and more. This event is a great opportunity to showcase your business through sponsorship events, hosting a commercial booth, participating with a float in the parade or volunteering. Rivertown Days is hosted the third full weekend in July every year.
Every third Thursday of the month; business leaders, teachers, city representatives and community members come together to talk about diversity, equity & inclusion for the Hastings area. To find out more about THRIVE and how to get involve, CLICK HERE.