INDEPENDENCE-- The Independence Chamber of Commerce helps to create and develop commerce, community spirit, and businesses in the Independence city of Iowa. The events happening in the event center help develop and promote various enterprises and networking opportunities among associates and prominent business owners within the independence community. Together they present events that help families and kids get along and keep up the community togetherness and spirit.
Heartland Acres Agribition Center is an agriculture-based center, which is dedicated to educating visitors about Iowa Agriculture through the years. Agribition means farming from the present, past and future in America.
This Independence area was family to some of the first settlers west of the Mississippi. The city is known for its Midwestern hospitality. The people of Independence are actively involved in promoting tourism since its inception in 1847.
What can you expect from the event?
It is an event to honor those who have gone above and beyond in the past year in serving the city of Independence. There are various categories including Citizen of the Year, Business Person of the Year, Teacher of the Year, and nomination to Hall of Fame. There is a special category to recognize persons for their service and brave deeds. Anyone can nominate persons for all these categories.
For this event, Silver members ($500) will receive two free tickets, Gold members ($1000) receive four free tickets, and Platinum members ($2000) receive eight free tickets.
If you wish to conduct raffle or silent auction during the event, please call the Chamber at 334-7178.
Tickets: For members the price is $25 and for non-members is $30.
For more details about the event, please click here.
Event Timings: February 21, 2015 from 6 pm to 9 pm.
Heartland Acres Event Center,
112 1st Street East,
Cone and enjoy the annual event with your friends and family.
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