E-Gateway 7.5.16

Posted on July 5th, 2016 under News Flash.
Starting Tomorrow! 

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

July 6- Shakedown 

Fab Four Sponsor:

Concert Sponsors: 
Ben & Jerry’s & Hammer Residences

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
Concert Sponsor– Limited to five businesses per concert

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

On the Calendar this Week…

Tuesday, July 5
Wayzata City Council Meeting, 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Wayzata City Hall

Wednesday, July 6
Summer Concert featuring ShakeDown, 7:00-8:30 p.m. in Depot Park

Thursday, July 7
Retail Committee Meeting, 8:30-10:00 a.m. at Chamber Office

  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!


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.

Calling Artists Ages 10-18: Create A Public Art Project of 100 Pieces!

  • Be an important part of a Wayzata Wednesdays Community Art Project
  • Bring  1-3 pieces of inspired art on July 5, 6, 7 between 9:00-11:00 a.m. to District Fresh Kitchen + Bar–300 Superior Blvd. at the Promenade of Wayzata
  • Your work will be displayed in Wayzata Retail and Restaurant Venues from July 13-20
  • Your art will remain yours afterward and you will have a great story to tell

Questions or to arrange alternative art arrangements contact: info@wayzatachamber.com

Welcome New Members

Community Member- Norrie Thomas
Community Member- Jeanette Francis

J. McLaughlin
Twin Cities Luxury Living 

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

Wayzata High School 
Wayzata High School was given the Strength of America award. Read the full article here.