From the Desk of the Executive Director
Happy September! Tis the season of changing leaves, cooler days, pumpkin everything, and, of course, SeptOberfest! Have you taken a look at our flyer for SeptOberfest?

From carriage rides, the Pumpkin Derby, SeptOberfest Pub Crawl, street performers, Music Under the Bridge, and more, there is enough to keep you and your family busy from September 7th to October 27th. Have a great September, and we’ll see you out there!

All the best,
Chrissy Dawson
Executive Director
Wabasha-Kellogg Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB
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Are you curious about what's happening around Wabasha and your Chamber? Do you have an exciting event or special happening at your business you want to tell the world about? Your Chamber Director is on air live every Friday at 9:40 to share the exciting things happening at your Chamber of Commerce and around Wabasha, and she loves having guests join her to talk about their events. If you have something you would like to share and talk about on the radio, give the Chamber Office a call at (651) 565-4158 to set-up a date. The Chamber Chat Live happens every Friday morning at 9:40 on WBHA 99.7fm and 1190am. Tune in weekly to get the latest news!
Chamber Bucks

Are you looking for a last-minute gift for a friend, family member, or coworker? Chamber Bucks are a great gift to give while also supporting our local merchants by shopping local! They work just like a gift certificate, but lets the receiver decide where to spend the money. Chamber Bucks can be used at any local business that is a member of the Wabasha-Kellogg Chamber of Commerce or taken to First State Bank to be cashed. Stop by the Chamber Office for more information or to purchase Chamber Bucks. 
This guide has all of the information week-by-week for the best festival in the area! Join us for the 11th Annual SeptOberfest! There is something for everyone!

Shopping in Wabasha-Kellogg
Stop by one of our SEASONAL BOUTIQUES during SeptOberfest to find great fall decorations, seasonal items and much more!
Barton's Brickhouse Boutique
Gifts and decorations perfect for the Holiday seasons
Lanterns, Pictures, Signs, Stars, Candles, Rugs, John Deere Tractors, Solar Items, & MORE! 
Dining in Wabasha-Kellogg
Lodging in Wabasha-Kellogg
Packages Include:
* One night stay in room with 2 queen beds
* FREE SeptOberfest beer mugs
* FREE SeptOberfest gift basket from The Chocolate Shoppe
* FREE $15 certificate redeemable at a variety of local restaurants
* FREE carriage rides and music under the bridge (select Saturdays)
* FREE breakfast with Belgian Waffles, Eggs, Bacon, Sausage & more
* Heated indoor pool and oversized hot tub and sauna
* Brochure of all SeptOberfest activities 

*Offer valid Thursday nights thru Sunday nights in September and October, 2018.
Make your reservation now!
Call (651) 565-5366
Upcoming Events for SeptOberfest
Drive, bike, or stroll on our SeptOberfest Trail and enjoy our beautiful historic river town displayed with all our fall splendor. Crafters, artists, and farmers use over 3000 pumpkins, 5000 corn stalks, scarecrows, straw bales, gourds, giant pumpkins, and squash to build some of the most amazing Topiaries and Displays.
Kellogg's Annual Watermelon Festival is just around the corner! Stop by September 7th-9th for jam-packed days of fun activities and entertainment for the entire family. Join us on Sunday for the Grande Parade and stay for fresh watermelon afterwards.
30% off all Bedroom Floor Models!
Saturday September 15th, 9-5, Grab your Broom! Fly into The Woods for the annual Witch's Ball and Brew for unique fall & Halloween decor, bloody Mary's and more!

Show this invite and be treated to a discount!
Join the National Eagle Center on Saturday September 22nd from 12pm-2pm for colorful regalia, pulsating drumming, and fancy footwork, part of the excitement of a Native American powwow. Feel the excitement and experience the artistry of, Larry Yazzie, founder of the Native Pride Dancers, as he performs flamboyant movements passed down by his ancestors.
We've got everything they need - fishing poles, lifejackets, bait, and a dock out front. Sign out the equipment and take your kids or grandkids fishing right here! Kids 15 and under can fish without a license.*

They’ll learn about the native species that live in the Mississippi River and then experience the excitement of catching some! Fishing is free with paid admission to the National Eagle Center .

*Children 15 and under who are residents of Minnesota do not need a license. Non-residents need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian with a valid MN fishing license.
Supported by the Minnesota DNR and MinnAqua.
Join the National Eagle Center and  Minnesota Marine Art Museum  for a special co-exhibition:  Eagles Over the Water: A Preview of the National Eagle Center's Collection of Eagles in American Culture.

The "Eagles Everywhere" exhibit at the National Eagle Center is the companion exhibit to the Minnesota Marine Art Museum. This exhibit will feature additional select items from the collections of Preston Cook and the National Eagle Center and connect audiences with eagles in American history and cultures. Explore art, collectible items, government and historical artifacts, and much more! This preview exhibit features select pieces from a collection of over 25,000 items!
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