Fremont 2014 Calendar of Events

Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce

2014 Calendar of Events

 

January

16         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM.   All meetings will be held at the Chamber with take-out ordered by us from local restaurants. Costis $6.00 and please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com. Everyone is welcome; we are located at 7 East Main Street.

February

20         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM. Cost $6.00 per person.  Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com. Everyone is welcome.

March

TBA      Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting. Social time at 5:30 PM with Dinner at 6 PM. Location – TBA. Guest Speaker, Open to all Members.


20         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com. Everyone is welcome.
21-22    Seventh Annual Chamber of Commerce - Home & Business Expo at the Fremont Community  Recreation Authority, (Friday night 6:00 to 9:00 and Saturday 8:00 to 1:00 pm.)    

April

17         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM. Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.

May

13         Honors Program at the Dogwood Center for the 134rd Graduating class of Fremont. Reception at 6:30 PM and Program at 7:30 PM. All scholarship winners are invited.


15         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM.Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com. All are welcome.
15-16   Fremont City Wide Yard Sales, City of Fremont. For information, call City of Fremont, (231) 924-2101


26         Fremont’s Memorial Day Parade starts at 6:00 PM and runs down Main Street from the Fire Barn to Veterans Memorial Park with a service at the park starting at 6:45 PM. Everyone is welcome. 

June

1           Fremont High School Graduation.  2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Pine Street Athletic Field.


6           Chicken BBQ in the Park (11:30 am till 6:00 pm Veterans Memorial Park, Downtown Fremont) Everyone is welcome, please help support this Chamber event.


12          Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.
19          Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM. Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.


19          Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.

26        Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.


28         Fremont Farmers Market opens Saturdays 8:00 to 1:00 and Tuesdays 3:30 to 6:30 at the Fremont  Market Place Pavilion behind the Chamber of Commerce. Farmers Market open until mid-October.

July

3           Fireworks over Fremont Lake at dusk. Rain date is July 4th.

3           Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possibleby the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.

9            NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE - Weaver Park Pavilion, HESPERIA 5 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

10          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – Amazing Grace Acres Church, Brohman/Bitely 3 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

10          Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.

11          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – St. Joseph Catholic Church, White Cloud 10 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

12          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – First Christian Reformed Church, Fremont 9:30 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

12          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – Pine Grove Community Church, Croton/Howard City 10 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

15          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – Northland Church of Christ, Grant/Newaygo 4:30 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

16          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – First Baptist Church, Woodland Park 10 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

16          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – Second Christian Reformed Church, Fremont 4:45 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

                          16-19     National Baby Food Festival (The 22nd Annual Celebration of children and families.   Fremont, the Baby Food Capital of the World, is the home of Gerber Products Company, and a natural for this one-of-a-kindfestival. The city of 4,500 is transformed into The Family Fun Capital of the United States!)

21          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – White Cloud Eagles, White Cloud 10 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

23          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – Weaver Park Pavilion, Hesperia 5 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

24          Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.

29          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – River Valley Community Church, Newaygo 5 PM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

30          NEWAYGO COUNTY MOBILE FOOD PANTRY SCHEDULE – True North Community Services, Fremont 10 AM Sponsored by Local Area Churches

31          Free Summer Concert in Veterans Memorial Park, Fremont at 7:00 PM. Concerts are made possible by the generous donations from Nestle Nutrition / Gerber Products and other Chamber Members.

August

1          Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Outing. Tee off at 9:00 AM with 18 holes, cart, door prizes, lunch, drink tickets and lots of fun. Cost is only $75 and the proceeds go to fund future Chamber projects.


2-9        Newaygo County Agricultural Fair (located at The Fairgrounds on the parcel of land just south of townon M-82. The annual Newaygo County Agricultural Fair is a free fair, open to all exhibitors.)


14-16       Fremont City Wide Yard Sales, City of Fremont. For information, call City of Fremont, (231) 924-2101

21         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM.Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.

September

18         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM.Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.
25-27   Fremont Harvest Festival Celebration (Celebrate the Harvest in downtown Fremont with a Parade,Antique tractor show, Moonlight Madness sales, Taste of Fremont event, Kids Celebration, Pumpkin Rolland a Beverage Tent.) City wide Hay Art displays from area businesses and community organizations will be located throughout the Fremont area.

October

16         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM. Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.
31       Halloween Parade - Line up at the Fremont Market Place Pavilion, 5:00 pm with step off at 5:15 pm

November

20         Lunch Connections Networking Meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office, from Noon to 1 PM. Please RSVP at 924-0770 or email info@fremontcommerce.com so we have a head count for lunch.
28         Santa’s Headquarters is open from 5:30 to 7:00 PM


29        Santa’s Headquarters is open from 1:00 to 3:00 PM

December

5, 12, 18, 19, 22, 23    Santa’s Headquarters is open from 5:30 to 7:00 PM


6, 13, 20, 21    Santa’s Headquarters is open from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Fremont Christmas Stroll and Santa Parade. Santa’s Headquarters will be open Breakfast at the North Pole with Santa from 9:00 to 11:00 at One East Main Banquet Room.