Freeburg Chamber BB!Q
June 13th, 2022
Freeburg Homecoming Work Night
August 15th, 2022
Community Yard Sale
2022 Dates Coming Soon
Freeburg Fall Festival & Chili Cook Off
October 1st, 2022 – Freeburg Library 7pm
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The annual Freeburg Community Yard Sale will be Saturday, September 14. The Community Yard Sale is a chance for community members to clean out the house, raise a few bucks, and welcome shoppers to our community. Maps with homes participating in the yard sale will be...
Dear Potential Sponsors, It's that time of year to start preparing for the 5th Annual Freeburg Fall Festival featuring a Chili Cookoff for the general public and a special Guns N Hoses Competition for Police and Fire Departments. Over the past few years a number of...
Dr. Edward G. Dewein
Our Chamber History
The Freeburg Chamber was formed on December 9, 1929 when the Freeburg Men’s Business Association became the Freeburg Commercial Club, though its roots stretch back further through other organizations in Freeburg. The Commercial Club name stuck around until late 1948 when the club became Freeburg Chamber of Commerce Inc. The original Commercial Club met at Schifferdecker’s Hall when it formed in 1929. In 1973, the Chamber made a push to encourage more women to become members.
Over the years, the Freeburg Chamber of Commerce has continued to grow and evolve in its mission to promote a positive business environment in Freeburg. The Chamber meets on the second Monday of the month at the Freeburg Library and hosts many events annually, including the Chili Cook Off and Fall Festival, an annual BBQ, and an annual banquet.
*Historical research comes via History of the Freeburg Chamber of Commerce, Inc. edited by Frank X. Heiligenstein.