Shop Small Saturday is coming!
Will you be running any black Friday or Shop Small Saturday specials? Send us a list of your deals and we will post them on our website and social media pages. Must be received by Wednesday, Nov 27 at 9:00 am. Email your flyer to events@ajchamber.com. We are also looking to do 3 short FB live videos. If you are interested, please let us know. We are doing videos starting tomorrow, Wednesday (before noon) and Friday. Videos are less than 10 min. Check out our videos on our Facebook page to get an idea of what to expect.
Upcoming events
Happy Thanksgiving

We will be closed starting at noon on Wednesday, November 27th. We will be back open on Monday, December 2nd. Have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving.
Arizona Winter Visitors Association Welcome Back Bash

We will be welcoming back our winter visitors at the ever entertaining Barleen's Dinner & Show Theater. If you are not a member, you can still attend.Seating is limited. Contact AWVA office for more details today by calling (480) 233-0111.
Arizona Winter Visitors Association
861 W Superstition Blvd, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Turns 60!

Help us celebrate one of our first chamber members as they turn 60. Join us for cake, conversation and celebration as the AJ/GC Independent recognizes their 60th anniversary on December 3, 2019 from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm here at the AJ Chamber.
Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce
567 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

Free Festive Family Fun

Join Central Arizona - Superstition Campus for their Open House & Movie Night Tuesday December 3rd starting at 6:00 p.m. Polar Express begins at 7:00 pm. There will be popcorn, hot cocoa and more. Check out all this campus has to offer you and your family. They are located at:
SUPERSTITION MOUNTAIN CAMPUS
805 S. Idaho Road,
Apache Junction, AZ 85119




Empowerment Systems & Empowerment for Life Foundation (ELF) Holiday Open House

Learn about all the programs Empowerment has to offer you and the community at their Holiday Open House. There will be light snakcs, raffle prizes, tours and a 50/50 raffle! Make sure to RSVP. Email bbiggs@empowermentsystems.org today.
Empowerment Systems
2066 Apache Trail # 116, Apache Junction, AZ 85120






Holiday Program & Light Parade

Let it snow! It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Stop by Flatiron Community Park for a fun, free, family friendly event starting at 3:00 pm. Or join us for the Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Focal Point. Make sure to grab your seat as we light up Apache Trail for the Light Parade. The chamber will have a float this year! We are looking for a handful of kids to join us on the float. We are looking for kids ages 6-18. Please email events@ajchamber by Dec. 4th if you want to be on the float and for more info.
Flatiron Community Park, Focal Point and Apache Trail
180 N Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

Jingle in the Junction!

We want AJ to shine bright this holiday season. We are encouraging ALL businesses in Apache Junction to decorate their buildings by December 7th in time for the parade. There is also a chance to win bragging rights and a plaque with your organization's name. Please contact Councilwoman Christa Rizzi or Judy Lutes with any questions.

Jingle in the Junction! Decorating Competition


Soup & Socks Drive

Starting now until December 13th, we are looking for cans of soup and new socks for those in need. Please see drop off locations listed. For more info contact Angles Care Home Health 480-288-4822
1st Annual Gerald Hundt Memorial Tournament 

The annual Apache Junction Food Bank Golf Tournament will take place on December 7th at the Gold Canyon Golf Resort. Already our largest single fundraising event – accounting for almost 25% of our operating funds – the best is yet to come. This year’s tournament will be taking on a whole new dimension with great expectations to exceed all the sell-out successes of the past. 
Coping with Grief During the Holidays

Please join us for a free presentation from Hospice of the Valley here at the chamber on "Coping with Grief During the Holidays". Wednesday, December 11th starting at 10:00 am. Please RSVP by emailing events@ajchamber.com today.
Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce
567 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Movie in the Park

The Grinch is coming to AJ. Get your blankets, dress warm and bring the whole family out for a fun and free movie at Flatiron Community Park. Movie begins at sunset. See you there.
Flatiron Community Park, Focal Point and Apache Trail
180 N Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

Teen Night Dec 14th

Free Teen Night at the Multi Gen Center. Raffles, games and snacks. Make sure to check it out!
Multi Gen Center (MGC)
1035 N Idaho Rd, Apache Junction, AZ 85119
Monthly Mixer

End your year right! Join us for our monthly mixer hosted this month by Brookdale Senior Living. We will be there Thursday, December 19 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. We will be accepting non perishible food items on behalf of the Apache Junction Food Bank and unwrapped gifts. Please bring one or the other and get extra raffle tickets. Please RSVP by emailing events@ajchamber.com or register online .
Brookdale Senior Living
2080 S Ironwood Dr, Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Y.A.C

Do you know a teenager that would love to volunteer and learn about leadership or get involved with our community? Have them join the Apache Junction Youth Advisory Council (YAC). For more info contact JJ Underwood or call 480-474-5207

Support Superstition Search & Rescue

Purchase your raffle tickets at the chamber or AJI Sporting Goods today! Raffle closes Dec 14th.
Contest Alert

Win $500.00 and help the Apache Junction Founders' Centennial Committee by designing a logo. For more information please contact Braden Biggs or visit the AJ Founders Centennial Committee FB Page.
Business & Leisure Expo

Sign up today to be a vendor at our annual Business & Leisure Expo. Connect with new or current customers. This is a great way to connect with our community, educate customers and expand your reach. To download a vendor packet click here.
Call All Young Artist!

Want to win a spot in the Lost Dutchman Days Parade along with other prizes? Draw what does the Lost Dutchman Days mean to you for us and you might win! There are 3 spots available. For more info contact events@ajchamber.com or click here.
Lost Dutchman Days Parade Packets Ready

Join us and 10,000 other spectators for one of the longest running parades in Arizona history, the Lost Dutchman Days parade. Don't forget to join all the activities including a marathon, carnival, rodeo and more. Click here for more information.
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