Chamber Sponsored Programs & Activities

 

The Fulton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meets the second Wednesday of every month at noon.  All chamber members are welcome to attend.  Please call ahead at 815-589-4545 to be placed on the agenda. 

Activities - Events - Programs

  • Business Referral System
  • Community Advertising
  • Community Questions
  • Chamber Business Promotions
  • Community Showcases - Prison
  • Weekly Chamber E-Blasts
  • Monthly E-Newsletters
  • Bi-Monthly Calendars of Events 
  • Business Training & Workshop Referrals
  • Legislative Luncheons with Elected Officials
  • Chamber Website Tab
  • Biz After 5 - Quarterly
  • Ribbon Cuttings -  New Chamber Businesses/New Management
  • Annual Business Tour
  • Annual Membership Dinner - June
  • Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Dutch Days Float
  • Fulton Summer Nights Thurs. June 11 from 6-8pm at Den Besten Park
  • Fulton Summer Nights Thurs. July 9 from 6-8pm at Den Besten Park
  • Fulton Summer Nights Thurs. Aug. 13th from 6-8pm at Den Besten Park
  • Fall Festival Event Sat. Sept. 26 from 10am-4pm in Downtown
  • Fall Festival Color Ride 9:30 am sign in, 10 am ride starts, 11 am ride has ended ( get reg. form via attachment below)
  • Fall Festival Soap Box Derby 2:30 pm practice, 3 pm derby starts, 4 pm derby has ended ( get reg. from via attachment below + specs)
  • Fall Festival Craft Fair 10am-4pm
  • Christmas Walk Fri. Dec. 4 from 5-7:30pm in Downtown
  • Christmas Walk Silent Auction
  • Christmas Walk Run/Walk
  • Christmas Walk Craft Fair
  • Culinary Walk Thurs. Sept. 10 from 4-7pm in Downtown
  • Holiday Shop Hop - Fri & Sat. Nov. 6, 7, 13 & 14 from 9am-5pm in Downtown
  • Linclon Highway Sales Fri., & Sat. Aug. 14 & 15 from 8am-2pm in Fulton Proper
  • Large Downtown Welcome Sign
  • Welcome to Fulton Signs – maintained at Fulton's 4 corners

Relations - Involvement with the following area Organizations:

  • U.S Route 30 Coalition (CAG)
  • Fulton Retail Development Group, Inc. 
  • Fulton Tourism Committee
  • Whiteside County Economic Development 
  • Tri-County Economic Development Alliance 
  • Friends of the Windmill
  • Dutch Days Festival Committee
  • Millers of the Windmill
  • Fulton Historical Society
  • George M. Curtis Mansion
  • Early American Crafters
  • Fulton Kiwanis Club
  • Friends for Charity
  • F.A.C.E. Relations
  • Schmaling Memorial Library
  • Awesometown MVP
  • Unity Christian Schools
  • River Bend Schools
  • Illinois Lincoln Highway Association
  • Neighboring Chambers of Commerce