Weekly PRLA Chamber of Commerce  & Tourism 
Member News and Calendar of Events Updates!
Aug 16, 2019
Northwoods Bank Celebrating 100 yrs - Open House Events
Friday, Aug 16, 2019-11:00am-2:00pm
Join us for Fondue and celebrate the 1970s! 
Run For The Cactus
Welcoming all Novice, LD and Endurance Riders! This is up to 100 miles Endurance Ride. 
Looking for Volunteers for:
Trail Spot Checkers- Handing out Water and Carrots 
Food Runners for Timers and Vets
Water Tank Fillers
Vet Scribes (recording Vet notations)
Foxy's Celebrity Bartender
We have the ladies from NRCCA bartending to  raise money for the Chuck Burns memorial ride! Live music from Mick Kline until 11! So come out and show your support! 
Art Fair at the Winery
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019-10:00-5:30pm
Sunday, Aug 18, 2019-10:00-4:30pm
Join us on the grounds of the Winery for Art, Food, Music and Wine at the 18th Annual
Art Fair at the Winery!
FireFly Event Barn & Taproom
Friday, Aug 16, 2019-7pm-10pm
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 -4-8pm
Our friend Hunter will be with us Friday 7-10pm! Happy Hours 4-6pm. If it's nice out, we'll be on the patio! Food, full bar, outdoor games!
We appreciate your 
support  and encouragement so much! Come out to be appreciated Saturday 4pm-8pm. Everyone gets a free drink! Bouncy house! Family Rock Painting!
Volunteer Fair 
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
Volunteer Heartland Lakes
We will have Booths, Buffet Lunch and Entertainment!   
 
All Swings for Kinship's Mini-Golf Tournament
Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019-5pm-8pm
All Swings for Kinship Mini-Golf Tournament
Wednesday, August 21, from 5 - 8 PM
At Evergreen Gifts & Fun Park
Kinship of the Park Rapids area invites you and your family and friends to a fun-filled evening  of Mini-Golf.  All you need are 4 people to form a team.  Come  join  Kinship for an  evening of  fun that helps  support  youth mentoring in our community!
PRFD 5 Alarm Fishing Frenzy
Friday, Aug 23 & Saturday, Aug 24, 2019
5K Run/Walk. All proceeds go to the Park Rapids Fire Dept. for Fire Fighter Fitness. 



Summer Fun Time Boat Giveaway
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019, 11am-1pm

Final drawing for our Summer Fun Time Giveaway.  Send in your registration card by August 10th and then listen for us to call your name on air.  There will also be pre-qualifying events along the way so keep listening to the KK Radio Network for when and where you can pre-qualify and get into the drawing for this year's Summer Time Giveaway!

Jack Russell's Great White Acoustic Duo
Saturday, Aug 24,2019, 7pm
Once Bitten, Twice Shy Baby!
There will only be a limited number of tickets sold, so get yours while you can!

Kueber Eye Care BOGO Sale
Buy one pair of glasses receive the second single vision pair free. Goes until September 30
Park Rapids-Walker Eye Clinic Back to School Sale!
Come check out the back to school sale with 30% off of a complete pair of designer glasses
Ages Pre- K to Seniors 
Park Theatre - Weekly movie show times!
A quaint theater with a classic neon marquee presents mainstream movies with standard concessions.

All Day Hoppy Hour & Beer+Board Games
Sundays starting at 11 AM
All Day Hoppy Hour & Beer + Board Games
Every Sunday enjoy $1 off pints and $2 off growler fills all day! Plus choose from our library of board games to play.
Everybody Dance at The Legion
Every Tuesday 5 PM, weather permitting.  
Cathy & Maryjo.   
Nevis Music Tuesdays
Nevis loves music and has a number of performance locations throughout the town. Every Tuesday evening, weather permitting, between Memorial and Labor Day will feature a variety of musicians from the area, as well as those who can fit it in their Summer touring schedule. Please  join  us on any given Tuesday for some free music and great  times !
If you're a musician or band that would like to sign-up for a stage to play on a Tuesday evening, we will be happy to accommodate you as much as possible.  Shenanigan's Stage

FireFly Event Barn Summer Events
Wednesdays: Family Night (kids get a free beverage, $2 off pizzas, board and yard games out!) 
Thursdays: Trivia 7pm. 
Fridays: Live Music in the Taproom 7pm
Our friend Hunter will be with us! If it's nice out, we'll be on the patio! Food, full bar, outdoor games!
Sundays: Brunch 10-3
Happy Hour 4-6pm  Open: Weds/Thurs/F 4-close and Sun 10-3
One Night Stand at Clancy's
Fridays, 6:30 - 9:30
Friday is here! Kirk Brock starts singing at 6:30, come have dinner and enjoy some great music!  
Foxy's Friday Night Meat Raffle
Starts at 7 PM
Come win a GREAT selection from Main Street Meats! Your number is drawn, you choose the package of meat.  
Park Rapids Farmers' Market
Saturdays until October, 12th  9 AM - 1 PM 
The Park Rapids Farmers' Market...We have everything from Apples to Zucchini, and many handmade items in between.   
Follow the links provided here to view ALL area Events!
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Sleeping Fawn Resort & Campground Hosted Father Project Concert Featuring Dariann Leigh
It was a SPECTACULAR event with beautiful weather! Pikes Sweet Corn, Molly Poppins, Nate Luetgers Art and a silent auction on an authentic signed Adam Thielen Jersey, that went for $551, along with the very talented Dariann Leigh who performed a LIVE on the Beach Concert! Thank you to all who made this Event happen!
Resort Of The Week
Located near Itasca State Park, the award-winning Park Rapids Super 8 Motel offers free high-speed wireless internet, free parking, and great breakfast options with plenty of shopping and entertainment nearby!
For all News Releases visit "CHAMBER NEWS" 
while you're at www.parkrapids.com
2020 Discovery Guide Opportunity
The Discovery Guide gives visitors an inside scoop on the Park Rapids Lakes Area.  Inside they'll find event dates, lake maps, business directories, lodging guide and area maps.  If you're not in next year's edition, you're missing out on an opportunity to reach thousand travelers. Early Bird Deadline is September 13, 2019.
Legends & Logging Days 
Gates opened at 7am and the Tractor Club served up FRESH Hotcakes and Main St Meats Maple Sausage! This was definitely a Loggers portion!  Putting on 4 amazing shows throughout the day,  Timberworks Lumberjack Show was a hit with the crowd! Between the shows, visitors were lined up at other events, such as the Army National Guard Wall-climbing, Smokey Hills Archery Challenge, Tomahawk Throw, Cannon Shoot, Candy Cannon Shoot and Corn Hole All Day! Paint with Nate had a great turnout for his Happy Tree Workshop! Beer Garden, Pop and Lunch was available ALL DAY! Kettle Corn and Sourdough bread vendors had a hit as well! We ended the day with a Loggers Dinner with Pike's Sweet Corn, RDO Tots and Iron Horse Pulled Pork while enjoying LIVE music by Unpolished!
For all News Releases visit " CHAMBER NEWS"
while you're at www.parkrapids.com
Full time plumber
Full time plumber wanted at Ackerman Plumbing and Heating LLC.  
Some experience is necessary.  

Now Hiring for Cashier/ Candy Maker
Now hiring part time cashier and candy maker. No experience necessary. Looking for someone who is friendly and outgoing. Weekdays only keep weekends  free . Flexible scheduling.
You may also find opportunities by volunteering, go to Volunteer Heartland Lakes 
for more information.
for a current list  of JOB OPENINGS in the area!
Chamber Members can list job openings for free on   Call to ask how (218) 732-4111.
July 2019
Pine Beach Resort
ICS Consulting, Inc
Headwaters Tree Service
July - August 2019
August 16, 2019
Dear Valued Member,
 
RE: Process to follow to post on Every Friday News

At the Chamber, we strive to facilitate a robust and informative website where information can be found easily. Member's Business Directory  Listing, Events, News, Hot Deals, Job Postings, etc. are all a part of  parkrapids.com.   

Every Friday News (EFN) links to what is active on our website. We do our best to link to upcoming events at least 2 weeks prior to the event date but now that it's summer and there's so much going on, we can only fit so many things on the list.  
 
The first step:  Make sure that your submission - to be - is already listed on  parkrapids.com .  This can be done through the Member Portal by either completing a Hot Deal, Job Posting, News Release or Event.  

Email your  request for submission  to Candy Christensen  no later than
10 a.m.  on  WEDNESDAY s!

Schedule a  Solo eBlast for your Hot Deal, Job Posting, News Release or Event are available for only $75.  (one per week, by appointment only)

If you do not know how to log in to your Member Portal - please contact, Member & Guest Service Agent, Teresa Leshovsky .  

Chamber Master Questions?  Check out  MIC - Member How-To Training Materials |  Call (218) 732-4111 for assistance.