The 44th Annual Bicycle Safety Rodeo will be held on Saturday, May 18th starting at 9 a.m. Children ages 5-12 go through a bicycle inspections, an obstacle course, registration of their bicycle and are also fitted for a free bicycle helmet.
This event is organized by the Washington Optimist Club and Washington Police Department, with support from local sponsors.
As we build our blog with relevant content for members and the community, we want to utilize our most valuable resource - YOU!
Our “Ask the Expert” columns are a great way for you to share relevant information with members and the community. New posts on our blog are featured in our “Weekly Update” e-mails to members and shared to our Facebook page (we’ll tag you, too)! There are over 50 topic suggestions available for you to sign up for – or choose “other” and provide your own topic!
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9th Annual Creek Grill & Sports Bar/KLPW Carnivore Night is Tuesday April 23rd!
Sausage King of Franklin County Contest
Bring in a sliced full stick and join in on the “Sausage Swap”
A sharing table will be set up for everyone who brings in a stick to try others sausage.
Enjoy a night out Swapping Sausage and Stories while knocking back a couple of cold ones.
The Creek Grill and Sports Bar
2000 Phoenix Center Dr. Washington MO
636 390 9393
How easy is it for people to find your business on the our website?
Our Directory has a number of categories to help, so please take a few moments to review yours!
To find out what categories are currently associated with your account, go to the Chamber homepage, click Directory, and then type your business name in the search bar. The search function will suggest pages for you, so select yours to get to "your" page on the Chamber site. Once on your member page, your categories are listed under your business name.
Would you like to be listed in more categories? No Problem!! Check our list below for current categories, and then contact Amanda to have your profile updated, or request your own username and password to make updates yourself. **User account invitations were sent to all members without a log-in on Thursday, April 11. Check your junk mail and then contact Amanda if you didn't receive one!
This is also a great time to see what other updates you need to make on your page, too! If you don't have a logo, pictures, and social accounts linked, please send that information to Amanda, or sign into your account to make the changes.
CHAMBER DIRECTORY CATEGORIES (See a printable list HERE)
FREE Live Music event!
Guests can enjoy food and drink (available for purchase) at the picnic tables, park benches, or in their own lawn chairs while they enjoy live music. And don’t forget… Rain or Shine, we’ve got you covered!
Music at the Market is organized by the Washington Area Chamber of Commerce and the Washington Parks Dept.
NEW this year: Corn Hole and Koosh Ball games set up on Main Street!
**Main Street will be closed between the Cedar Street and the Main & Elm parking lot.
Parking is still available in the lots at Main & Elm and Main & Cedar.
**Please note, the Farmers’ Market has been designated as a festival district from 4-9 p.m. on Music at the Market days.
No pets or coolers will be allowed.
Special Thanks to our 2019 event sponsors!
Renewal by Andersen
Bank of Washington
Grey Eagle Distributors
Heritage Community Bank
KFAV 99.9 FM
Pepsi-Cola Bottling of New Haven
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