E-Gateway 6.28.16

Posted on June 28th, 2016 under News Flash.

What an awesome weekend at the 13th Annual Wayzata Art Experience. Thanks to all of the artists, sponsors and volunteers
for making it a great success! 
On the Calendar this Week…

Tuesday, June 28
Membership Development Committee Meeting, 7:45-8:45 a.m. at Chamber Office

Thursday, June 30
Retail Committee Meeting, 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Grace Hill Design

  The MUST-DO Event of the Summer….

Thursday, July 14, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Register Now 

Join us as we celebrate YOU, the members that make the Greater Wayzata Area Chamber of Commerce great. There ill be food, music, games, cold beverages and yes, the return of the hotly-contested Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean Home Run Challenge. Make your team ahead of time, or from one day-of with Chamber friend…it’s all part of the fun.

Bring your co-workers and family- we’ll see you there!

Wednesday Evenings in July
7:00-8:30 p.m. in Depot Park 

July 6- Shakedown
July 13- Davina & The Vagabonds
July 20- Alison Scott Duo
July 27- Jeff Dayton featuring Mary Jane Alm & Boyd Lee

It’s officially summer time, and you know what that means! It’s time to gear up for Wayzata’s Music by the Lake. With crowds reaching 400+, this series is the perfect opportunity for your business to gain exposure, become involved and support the Wayzata/Lake Minnetonka community.

Sponsorships Still Available:
Presenting Partner– Exclusive Sponsorship
Fab Four– Only one left!
Concert Sponsor– Limited to five businesses per concert

Click here for more information or contact Max at intern@wayzatachamber.com if interested.


Experience the food, fun and fashion of Wayzata Wednesdays- the perfect excuse to enjoy a mid-week summer night on the town. Join us each week to enjoy specials fromparticipating restaurants and retailers around town all day long. Click here to see a list of participating retailers and special offers. Don’t miss your chance to be entered into the monthly drawing with $500 worth of prizes.

Project Updates in the Wayzata Area…


CR-101/Bushaway Road is closed to all traffic from Minnetonka Blvd to Eastman Ln/McGinty Rd. There is also full closure of Wayzata Blvd East between CR-101 and Holdridge Road West. Access to all businesses in the area will be maintained. To view the detour map and for more information visit the website here: hennepin.us/countyroad101.

I-494– Access to Wayzata will be maintained from I-394 and Minnetonka Boulevard. For more information on the project visit: dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i494plymouth/

I-394– MnDOT will be doing resurfacing work on I-394 between 1-494 and Hwy 100 beginning July 5. There will be some overnight lane and ramp closures. Visit the project website for more information here: dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i394goldenvalley/

Member Spotlight

J. Carver Distillery 
J. Carver was featured in the recent Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal. Read the full article here.