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Evanston MashUp Block Party
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Evanston MashUp 2021 Becomes Block Party!

We’ve expanded the MashUp OUTSIDE to the east and the west of PALMHOUSE, transforming it into a veritable Block Party. Enjoy delicious bites and sips from more than 20 of Evanston’s tastiest establishments plus live music and live art showcasing the talent of our community. Check out the participating restaurants

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Evanston MashUp
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Welcome Back! Evanston MashUp 2021

To celebrate making it through a very difficult year, join us and hundreds of other Evanstonians at an event that brings us all together: MashUp 2021 Welcome Back Evanston! Don’t know what the MashUp is? Brought to you by the The Evanston Chamber or Commerce, The City of Evanston, and

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Evanston Golf Outing
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2021 Evanston Chamber Annual Golf Fundraiser

You’re invited to our Evanston Chamber 2021 Golf Fundraiser Celebration Monday, July 26, 2021 11:00 am: Check-in, lunch, putting contest and driving range 12:30 pm: Tee off Dinner, immediately after the golf round concludes around 5:00 pm Wilmette Golf Club, 3900 Fairway Dr., Wilmette, IL View a Map WELCOME TO ALL

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Water Cooler Chat
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Water Cooler Chat: Nature’s Perspective Landscaping

The Evanston Chamber’s “Water Cooler” video chat series is one way we are checking in with members and the business community. As the program evolves, we are working on sharing stories of more the businesses in Evanston regularly. Take a listen to our ‘Water Cooler’ Chat video series where we

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Mothers Day
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Celebrate Mother’s Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day in Evanston with great shopping ideas, restaurant specials and events to share. Check out the deals and details! Let’s Go Shopping Stella Pop Up ‘Treat Your Mama Right’Thursday, May 62:00 pm – 6:00 pmStella Boutique2116 Central St. Maker’s Market Saturday, May 1Noon – 5:00 pmEvanston Made1800 Maple

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State of the City Evanston
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Watch Evanston Mayor’s State of the City Address

Evanston Mayor Steve Hagerty presented his State of the City Address to our community on April 9, 2021, virtually in this signature event of the Evanston Chamber of Commerce. The annual luncheon recognizes the economic growth and vitality of Evanston.  Watch a video of the 2021 Annual Virtual Mayor’s State of

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Support Evanston Retail
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Keep Supporting Evanston Retail

The weather and restrictions are starting to change. But we still need to keep supporting local retailers! The Evanston stores, galleries, and other storefront businesses listed below are currently open and ready to welcome you with goods and services, as well as shopping options such as curbside pickup and other

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Support Evanston Restaurants
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Keep Supporting Evanston Restaurants!

The weather and restrictions are starting to change. But we still need to keep supporting local restaurants! The Evanston restaurants, food shops, and caterers listed below are currently open and ready to serve delicious food and beverages with many still offering outdoor dining. As Illinois moves into the Bridge Phase,

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Soul & Smoke
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Congratulations to 2021 Award Winners

The Evanston Chamber of Commerce recognizes the accomplishments and outstanding contributions of members to their business and the community. This year, winners were announced at the virtual Annual Celebration on February 5, 2021. Businessperson of the Year This award honors an individual who has: actively participated and served as a leader

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ECC Executive Committee 2021
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2021 Executive Committee Announced

The Evanston Chamber of Commerce announces our 2021 Executive Committee for this non-profit, member-focused organization to help further our mission to create an inclusive, equitable, and welcoming environment for all businesses to thrive in Evanston. The elected members are all valued leaders in our community, selected to serve alongside an

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