Chamber Releases Promotion Packet for WinterFest & Small Business Saturday

The Ord Area Chamber of Commerce is serving as a Neighborhood Champion for the fifth year in a row for Small Business Saturday which coincides with the community’s annual WinterFest celebration on November 24, 2018, the Saturday after Thanksgiving.

As a Neighborhood Champion, the Chamber of Commerce will receive promotion materials, branded Shop Small gifts and other resources to share with Chamber members and shoppers that participate in WinterFest & Small Business Saturday activities. The Shop Small materials will highlight the opportunities to shop small at local businesses during the holiday season.

The Chamber of Commerce also offers several promotion opportunities for members with with WinterFest Parade and Snowball Drop. Details for these events are included in the 2018 WinterFest & Small Business Saturday Promotion Packet.

The packet includes:

  • INFORMATION FORM – To share your holiday hours, special promotions and plans for Small Business Saturday with the Chamber of Commerce. An exclusive Chamber membership benefit.
  • PARADE REGISTRATION FORM – Showcase your business or organization in front of hundreds of parade attendees. Chamber members and non-members are welcome to participate.
  • SNOWBALL DROP REGISTRATION FORM – Attract holiday shoppers to your business by offering a coupon, gift certificate or prize as part of the Snowball Drop. An exclusive Chamber membership benefit.
  • HOLIDAY CHAMBERBUCKS DRAWINGS –  All the details about the Holiday ChamberBucks drawings. Remind your customers to submit their receipts from your business for a chance to win $100 in ChamberBucks! New this year…customers can submit their receipts electronically for a chance to win.
  • GENERAL CHAMBERBUCKS GUIDELINES – Reminders for accepting Ord Area ChamberBucks at your business during the busy holiday shopping season.


Registration forms to participate in the WinterFest & Small Business Saturday promotions are due by November 9, 2018.

Feel free to contact the Ord Area Chamber of Commerce with questions or ways you can promote your business during the holiday season.

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