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  • The 28th Annual Gala

    2017 Annual GalaBCC Corral

    Presented by
    Mall of America


    The Bloomington Chamber Annual Gala
    Saturday, January 28, 2017


    Radisson Blu Mall of America
    2100 Killebrew Drive
    Bloomington, MN 55425


    Register Today


    Schedule (subject to change)
    5:30 PM – Cocktail Hour and Silent Auction
    7:00 PM – Dinner and Entertainment


    This is not your first rodeo. You know the kind of parties we throw. So when we say we’re fixing on a night as crazy as popcorn on a hot stove, you know we’re not just swallowin’ nails and spittin’ out corkscrews.


    Join our herd as the Bloomington Chamber pays tribute to the larger-than-life styles of the old west, colorfully recreated at Radisson Blu Mall of America, where pony meets posh.


    Dress in denims or diamonds, bowtie or bolo, stilettos or sequined cowboy boots. You’ll fit right in as you explore the best of the west. Quench your thirst at the saloon. Mosey through the Bonanza silent auction. Gussy up and sit a spell at the old timey photography studio. Then sit down to a spectacular spread in our western-inspired ballroom, followed by the classic country-western music of Church of Cash. It’s all part of the legend, at one of the most fun and creative annual business networking events in the Twin Cities.


    Just whatever you do, don’t miss it, or you’ll be so mad, you could back a buzzard off a meat-wagon.


    Sponsorship Opportunities

    Show Chamber of Commerce members, volunteers and leadership your company's commitment to quality business and become a sponsor of the Bloomington Chamber Annual Gala! By sponsoring this event you will be promoting your company to a group of people who are very loyal to their sponsors, as well as to the many area professionals who will be in attendance. Companies like yours make available the resources that enrich our business community and keep it strong - and for that we are grateful.


    There are many sponsorship opportunities available – click here to learn more.


    Thank You to our Current Sponsors

    Mall of America      
    Crowne Plaza AIRE
    Radisson Blu
    Normandale Community College
    Wells Fargo Xcel Energy
    Fairview Southdale Hospital Total Wine Fast Signs
    Minnesota Vikings    


    Thank You to our Raffle Sponsors


    Freeway Ford  

    Raffle tickets are sold for $5 per ticket. This year's grand prize is a pair of round-trip, domestic, continental coach tickets courtesy of Delta Air Lines, Inc. Other prizes include a wine cooler with assorted wines and a $500 dollar American Express gift card. Contact a BCC Board Member or the Chamber office to purchase your ticket!


    Donation Opportunities

    A contribution of a product, a service or a monetary donation will help to make our Gala successful. Your contribution and support will be appreciated and well publicized. This signature event generates revenue for the Bloomington Chamber to support our programming and reinvest in our community. Given that one of the chamber’s major priorities is education, we have created a scholarship program through the Bloomington Future Leaders. We also support our local Community Partners, such as Bridging, Cornerstone, Companies to Classrooms, and VEAP. Portions of the proceeds from our signature events help fund these community outreach programs of the Chamber.


    For more information on item donations, click here.


    Dessert Auction

    Stay tuned for a look at the delicious desserts that will be up for auction donated by local hotels and restaurants!

    Click here to view photos from our 2016 Annual Gala!
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    Bloomington, MN 55420
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