2021 Chamber Events Calendars are Now Available!
The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce hosts over 130 events annually. Offerings including monthly networking opportunities, educational series, leadership programming, and advocacy initiatives. Make valuable connections and engage with other business professionals at any one of our unique events. While in-person gatherings are limited, our staff is committed to bringing you the same benefits of Chamber events in a virtual format.
We encourage you to check out the event calendars below, organized by event type. Calendars are printable for your convenience.
We are pleased to adapt our networking events to a virtual format while social gatherings are limited due to COVID-19.
After Hours is an informal social networking event for area businesses and their employees to come together to share appetizers and beverages while meeting other local business owners. These events are held on select Tuesdays, $5 for Chamber Members and $10 for Non-Members.
Finally Fridays are the Chamber’s morning networking events which provide participants the opportunity to network with one another. Breakfast beverages and snacks are typically provided for in-person events. These events are held on select Fridays, $5 for Chamber Members and $10 for Non-Members.
Each of our educational offerings are free of charge for Chamber Members and their employees, courtesy of our generous sponsors. To ensure opportunities remain timely and relevant for our members, these events have been adapted to a virtual format while in-person learning is limited due to COVID-19.
Professional Development Series
The Professional Development Series provides education that enhances professional skill sets in the workplace. These are high-quality training opportunities in the area of sales, diversity, HR, leadership, and more. The 2021 PDS is sponsored by The College of St. Scholastica Stender School of Business and Technology. Free for Chamber Members, $25 Non-Members.
Chamber Skills Series
The Chamber Skills Series are educational offerings that enhance hard and soft professional skills. These programs dive deep into the “How-tos” ranging from social media, to tax tips, crafting presentations, and HVAC solutions. The 2021 CSS is sponsored by Lake Superior College. Free for Chamber Members, $25 Non-Members.
NEW! Business & Community Alliance Series
New in 2021, the Business & Community Alliance Series is a collection of educational workshops that aim to reinforce the connection between business growth with community initiatives, issues, and services. The 2021 B&CAS is sponsored by Kraus-Anderson Construction Company. Free for Chamber Members, $25 Non-Members.
Lunch & Learn Series
Throughout the year, Chamber’s lunch and learn opportunities highlight local leaders, promoting issues that are timely and engaging. These series continue to provide great value for community members, offering virtual presentations with catered lunch pick-up.
Let’s Do Lunch, Duluth
Let’s Do Lunch, Duluth is one of the Chamber’s most popular programs. It is designed to provide Chamber members a venue to network with one another while listening to influential speakers present on relevant topics. Typically held at Greysolon by Black Woods, these events will be held virtually until in-person events can commence. $35 for Chamber Members, $45 Non-Members.
Let’s Connect @ Clyde
Let’s Connect @ Clyde is a luncheon event that blends education and networking in a relaxed, informal venue. Those who attend will have the opportunity to meet and interact with fellow Chamber members – potential business partners – and hear from a community leader. Typically held at Clyde Iron Works Restaurant, these events will be held virtually until in-person events can commence. $30 for Chamber Members, $40 Non-Members.
Fuse Duluth Young Professionals
Fuse Duluth offers a variety of events that are designed to advance professionals in their personal lives and careers. During a time we cannot gather in person, Fuse is committed to bringing events to you in a virtual format.
Fuse Duluth 2021 Calendar
Through our networking opportunities, educational offerings, expert presenters, ground breaking tours, and experience-based learning opportunities, Fuse Duluth serves to grow you as an active participant in the community and a leader in your career.
Ignite Your Fuse
Duluth professionals love experience-based learning; that is why the Ignite Your Fuse series is anything but a typical sit-down luncheon. Tour some of the most exciting locations in our area, meet dynamic leaders, and learn about the latest happenings in Duluth. $30 for Chamber Members, $40 Non-Members.
These major events have transitioned into some of our most popular and highly anticipated opportunities all year. We look forward to hosting our signature events again in 2021.
Duluth & St. Louis County at the Capitol Days
52nd Annual Golf Classic
Fuse Fest – Fuse Duluth’s 16th Birthday
151st Annual Meeting & Dinner Celebration
Fuse Fright Night
Duluth Leadership Conference
Chamber Holiday Party
Zenith Digital Marketing Conference
While these calendars offer a broad overview of Chamber events, we are continually producing new events throughout the year as various topics of discussion become relevant. Stay apprised of upcoming events and happenings, sign up to receive Chamber emails. We look forward to a productive year of networking, education, and advocacy. See you in 2021!
Our team is regularly monitoring and adjusting our event calendar, and will continue to think creatively in terms of virtual events and how we may gather together safely.