The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce invites the public to Fall in love with JaCo at its upcoming Business Expo & Community Showcase on Thursday, October 20th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Citizen’s Lodge.
The free event will showcase local businesses and community organizations gathered at one location displaying their products and services. Along with taking in the many exhibits and talking with business owners and representatives, the Expo will offer attendees several giveaways and raffle prizes, music, and entertainment. Local food truck favorites will be available for purchase.
Businesses can take advantage of exhibiting at the Expo by calling the Chamber of Commerce at 850-482-8060. A variety of exhibit spaces are available and includes a special exhibitor-only networking lunch during setup prior to the 3:00 p.m. public event. Chamber Members will receive special pricing. In keeping with the “Fall” in Love with JaCo theme exhibitors are encouraged to decorate their booths in a fall theme.
“Fall in Love with JaCo presents a tremendous opportunity for local businesses and community organizations to engage directly with residents from across Jackson County and nearby communities who are seeking both consumer products and professional services, particularly from local businesses,” said Tiffany Garling, President & CEO “We're very happy to work with our members and the business community to support this 'Buy Local' theme in the months leading up to the largest retails holidays and provide companies with a centralized location to showcase their products and services, attract customers, and help grow their businesses.”
For businesses and organizations who are interested in learning more, the Chamber will be holding an Expo 101 class on Tuesday, September 20th from 8am to 9am; Friday, September 30th from 11am to 12pm or Tuesday, October 4th from 3pm to 4pm. The class will cover what makes a great exhibit and setup do’s and don’ts. Come find out if the expo is right for your business.