The Wadena Area Chamber of Commerce Mission Statement…

“We are partners in the success of our businesses and our members.”


Hire the Chamber ... it works for you and our Community!
The Wadena Area Chamber of Commerce organizes and directs the energies of those who believe that a community worth living in is a community work improving. Together we can make a difference!


Benefits to Membership

  • Membership referrals
  • Publicity and Advertising
  • Link to website
  • Posting of Hot Deals & Jobs
  • Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Chamber Chat
  • Chamber Bucks/Christmas Cash
  • Coordinating Chamber Events
  • Assistance in Business Events
  • Networking with members
  • A United Effort


Benefits to the Community

  • Answers scores of inquiries, truly the front door to the community
  • Goodwill ambassador
  • Voice of our community within the county and state
  • Information Bureau
  • Calendar of Events
  • Promotes & Organizes Events


Advertising Opportunities
Our publications offer many opportunities for members to advertise: Chamber Directory, Website, and Facebook often for a reduced price.  Business is listed on Business Director of Web Page.
Only members have the privilege of displaying informational brochures, business cards, flyers, or coupons at our booth during events or within the Chamber office.

Networking Opportunities
There are many ways to meet other business leaders whether through the annual meeting, our community wide celebrations, retail meetings, or committee volunteering.

Stay Informed
All members and their key personnel will receive a weekly electronic update entitled “Chamber Chat”.  The function of this weekly newsletter is to keep our members abreast on community, chamber, and

business activities as well as other organized events.

Your involvement is vital to the Chamber’s success!  There are several volunteer committees and we invite and encourage you to participate in as many as you are comfortable with.

  • Chamber Ambassador
  • Liquidation Sale
  • Chili Feed
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Chamber Banquet
  • Circus
  • MS Tram
  • Retail Events
  • Convention & Visitors Bureau Committee
  • June Jubilee; Town & Country Breakfast, Grand Parade, Family Fun Day


Download the Chamber Fair Share Investment Schedule.

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: chamber@wadenacoc.com