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Posted on July 12th, 2016 under News Flash.
  The MUST-DO Event of the Summer…this Thursday!
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Thursday, July 14, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

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, outdoor games 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!

On the Calendar this Week…

Tuesday, July 12
Executive Committee Meeting, 8:30-10:00 a.m. at AmeriStar Agency

Wednesday, July 13 – Sunday, July 17
CrAzY dAyS- Sidewalk sales and promotions all around town

Wednesday, July 13
Wayzata Wednesday Family Art Stroll- All day at participating retailers

Wednesday, July 13
Ambassador Visit for Beauty Ecology Organic Salon, 4:00 p.m. at 877 Lake Street N

Wednesday, July 13
Wayzata’s Music by the Lake- Davina & The Vagabonds, 7:00-8:30 p.m. in Depot Park

Thursday, July 14
Past Person of the Year Breakfast, 7:00-9:00 a.m. at Wayzata Country Club

Thursday, July 14
Membership Appreciation Picnic, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Klapprich Park

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

July 13- Davina & The Vagabonds

Fab Four Sponsor:

Concert Sponsors: 
Meridian Manor, Trails of Orono & Wayzata Lions 

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
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.

July 13- Family Art Stroll 

Visit participating retailers all day to view local emerging artists work on display.
Project Updates in the Wayzata Area…


CR-101/Bushaway Road is closed to all traffic from Minnetonka Blvd to Eastman Ln/McGinty Rd. The intersection of Bushaway Road and Wayzata Blvd is scheduled to open by the end of this week! 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. Keep an eye out for new signage directing travelers to Wayzata area businesses! 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

Minneapolis Design Company 
Recognized for their unique approach to marketing. Learn more about the process here.

Julian Design 
Julian Design was featured for highlighting clients personalities in their homes. Read the story here.

Wayzata Symphony Orchestra
The WSO was featured in Lake Minnetonka Magazine.Click here for the full story.

Spend your summer at Minnetonka Center for the Arts. View the opportunities here.