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Upcoming Chamber Events

(Merchant Sidewalk Sale, Woollybear Golf Outing, 3rd Thursday, Woollybear Festival)


Merchant Citywide Sidewalk Sale Aug. 22nd, 23rd & 24th

Vermilion Chamber presents the Vermilion Merchants Annual Summer Citywide Sidewalk Sale! Don’t Miss out on summer deals at your local favorite shops in Vermilion, OH Augsut 22nd, 23rd and 24th. Hours follow merchant regular hours so may vary from business to business.


Concerts in the Park (FREE) Sunday’s thru August Victory Park 7pm-8:30pm

New Concert Card

Woollybear Golf Outing

The Vermilion Chamber announces Friday, September 5th the 29th Annual Woollybear Golf Outing @ Willow Creek Golf Course. $75/golfer includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, beer, pop and water. Giveaways and 1st place $1,000 and 2nd place $500…Hole in One winners (Win a car, Vacation and more) Have questions or would like to play call 440-967-4477 or email vermilionchamber@centurytel.net


3rd Thursday Music, Flowers and a Sunset September 18th 6:30pm Downtown Vermilion

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42nd Annual Woollybear Festival Sunday September 28th Downtown Vermilion 9am-6pm

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 Help us make a bigger “Bang” at next year’s Fireworks!!

Festival of the Fish Fireworks!Purchase a fundraiser card today and receive discounts from local and area businesses. For more info or to purchase a FIREWORK fundraiser card contact the Vermilion Chamber at 440-967-4477 or email vermilionchamber@centurytel.net Festival of the Fish is held Annually on Father’s Day Weekend.

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About The Vermilion Chamber Of Commerce

The purpose of the Vermilion Chamber of Commerce is to encourage and develop the intelligent participation of the citizens of the Vermilion community in all areas of community interest, including civic, government, consumer service, education and recreation, health and sanitation, community development and beautification, trade and industry, and to plan and promote orderly community development. superior Our Chamber of Commerce is committed to providing money saving discounts and other Value Added Benefits to our members. Through our association with NOACC (Northern Ohio Area Chambers of Commerce), businesses with current Chamber memberships can take advantage of many benefits, at no additional expense. These special discounts can improve your bottom line, saving you both time and money.

  • Discounted rates for health benefits BlueCross/Blue Shield
  • Workers Compensation discounts
  • Credit card processing
  • For businesses, free listing on Chamber’s web site and link to your web site
  • Networking opportunities
  • Ribbon cutting with free picture ad in the Vermilion Photojournal
  • Promotion of Vermilion

ChamberSaver   THE VERMILION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CHOSE ANTHEM – SHOULDN’T YOU? Discounted rates for health benefits through Anthem. Click the Anthem graphic above for a free quote.   NOACC-Anthem-Chamber-Flyer-2013-World-Class NOACCSIGN     Dick for website Chamber Of Commerce Community Events

  • Annual FOX 8 Woollybear Festival
  • Annual Festival Of The Fish
  • Summer Concerts In The Park
  • Citywide Merchant Sidewalk Sale
  • 3rd Thursday, Music, Flowers and a Sunset
  • Community Prayer Breakfasts
  • Annual Vermilion Community Awards
  • Chocolate & Wine Walk
  • New Teachers Luncheon
  • Fall In Love with Vermilion Progressive Dinner
  • Annual Golf Outing

Chamber Affiliations The Chamber represents the businesses and residents of the Greater Vermilion area throughout the state of Ohio through the Chamber’s affiliation with various organizations and groups. The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce is a member of:

  • Ohio Festivals and Events Association
  • Lorain County Visitors Bureau
  • The Lorain County Chamber of Commerce
  • NOACC (North Ohio Area Chamber of Commerce)
  • Erie County Economic Development Group
  • The Vermilion Rotary
  • The Vermilion BPW (Business and Professional Women)
  • Leadership Lorain County
  • MSV (Main Street Vermilion, Inc.)

The Chamber Works In Collaboration With:

  • The Friends of Harbourtown
  • The Ministerial Association
  • The Erie County Chamber of Commerce
  • The Ohio Chamber of Commerce
  • Main Street Vermilion
  • The City of Vermilion
  • The Vermilion Photojournal
  • Vermlion Ohio News
  • Lake ErieShores & Island

Chamber Of Commerce Personnel

  • Sandy Grisel, Executive Director
  • Heather McCord, Administrative Assistant

Becoming A Member Of The Chamber 1. Business Membership Yearly cost: determined by number of employees:

  • 1 – 11 – $100.00
  • 12 – 20 – $175.00
  • Over 50 – $300.00

2. Associate Membership

  • Who: non-profit organization including community service, educational, religious, and social
  • Cost: $60.00 per year

3. Individual Membership

  • Who: person not affiliated with a business nor representing a non-profit organization
  • Cost: $60.00 per year

Call the Chamber of Commerce for more details.

Contact The Chamber

Vermilion Chamber of Commerce 5495   Liberty Avenue, Vermilion, OH44089 Phone: (440) 967-4477 – Fax: (440) 967-2877 Email: vermilionchamber@centurytel.net www.VermilionOhio.com

Chamber Hours

Chamber of Commerce Summer Hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

Monday – Friday: 10 am – 4 pm

Chamber of Commerce Winter Hours (Labor Day to Memorial Day)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 am – 3 pm

Chamber Location

The Vermilion Chamber of Commerce (5495 Liberty Avenue) is the 3rd door east of Main   Street on the south side of Liberty Avenue.   Vermilion Ohio Links

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