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For over 30 years the Washburn Area Chamber of Commerce has been invested in the growth of our community. We’re here to make life better for residents, local businesses, organizations, and tourists who visit our beautiful area. We help businesses succeed, offer events and workshops, and work with local groups to improve our community.

We’re proud to showcase our diverse shops, eateries, and services that make Washburn thrive. Through networking and partnerships, we support our members as they navigate the changing business world.

We’re more than business – we’re community-focused. We help local organizations and events that bring people together, making Washburn a vibrant place to live and visit.

As your gateway to the scenic Chequamegon Bay area, we celebrate our nature and culture. From Lake Superior’s calm shores to our lively arts scene, Washburn is unique. Join us at our Chamber events to experience our friendly community and make lasting connections.

We’re all about inclusivity and teamwork, aiming for a better community for everyone. Whether you own a business, live here, or are just passing through, you’re welcome to explore what Washburn has to offer. Join us in building a stronger community and discover the heart of Washburn through the Chamber – where growth, community, and opportunity come together.

Chamber Board Members

Executive Board
President – Marieke van Donkersgoed, Broad Street Brokers
Vice President – Paul von Stoetzel
Treasurer – Kristen Walczak, Elza Heating & St. Lukes Clinic Ashland
Secretery – Michelle Lampson, Persnickety Computer Services & Maddie’s Wardrobe

Board Members
Joe Groshek, NCCA Rep.
Kristy Larson, Hansen’s IGA
Rick Gruebele, Visions First Realty

Office Staff

Melissa Martinez – Director
Nicole Then – Office Manager

Office Hours
Monday-Friday – 8:30AM-4:00PM
Washburn Area Chamber of Commerce
100 W. Bayfield St.
P.O. Box 74
Washburn, WI 54891
Email: info@washburnchamber.com

Chamber Sponsored Events

City Wide Garage Sale
Superior Vistas Bike Tour
Music in the Parks
Farmers Market
Brownstone Block Party
Washburn Halloween Town
Homecoming Cash Raffle
Washburn Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot
Shop Small Holiday Market
Merry ol’ Christmas
Shop Local, Shop Late

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