• About the Chamber

    With a focus on business, the Morrison Chamber of Commerce serves its members and the community by supporting and promoting Morrison, building relationships, structure and events that unite the community. Get more information about the benefits of joining the chamber on our Join the Chamber page. If you have any questions, please call our office at (815) 772-3757.

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  • Position Opening
    Position Opening

    October 21st, 2014

    Director of Economic Development and Chamber of Commerce Individual wanted for immediate employment to oversee the Economic Development and Chamber of Commerce activities for the city of Morrison, IL. Exceptional communication skills needed with experience in marketing, fundraising and business recruitment. Four-year college degree or working equivalent in a related field, knowledge of commercial real estate and proven networking abilities are required. The position requires working some nights and weekends. Forward inquiries and/or resume to: Morrison Chamber of Commerce, Attn: Director Position, P.O. Box 8, Morrison, IL 61270. Or email morrisonchamber@morrisonil.org.[...]

    Join the Halloween Parade Fun
    Join the Halloween Parade Fun

    October 21st, 2014

    The annual Morrison Halloween Parade and Costume Contest is coming up Saturday, October 25. Bring your little ghosts, princesses, and superheroes to the Community State Bank parking lot to line up--beginning at 12:30 p.m.-- for a parade down Main Street. The parade will start at 1:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for Most Original, Cutest and Scariest/Funniest costumes in each of four age groups, and for the best Group costumes. Please line up before 1:15 p.m. if your child or group would like to be considered for the costume judging. Treat bags will be given to the first 300 kids who arrive! The Parade will take place rain or shine. Thank you to our many local sponsors who make this fun event[...]

    101 Reasons We Love Morrison
    101 Reasons We Love Morrison

    October 15th, 2014

    The Chamber of Commerce conducted a survey at the Whiteside County Fair to see what others thought was special about Morrison. Responses were as varied as the people giving them including teenagers, lifelong residents, or out-of-towners. Some responses were given more than once. Visit the Morrison Chamber of Commerce on Facebook to SEE the 101 reasons! Can you guess what the number one reason was that we love about Morrison?[...]

    Halloween Parade on October 25
    Halloween Parade on October 25

    September 26th, 2014

    Morrison Chamber of Commerce and Cottonwood 4-H Club are proud to announce plans for this year’s Annual Morrison Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 25.  Line-up for the parade begins at 1:00 p.m. at Community State Bank and the parade will proceed, starting at 1:30 p.m., down Main Street to the Post Office.  Participants wishing to have their costumes judged, need to be lined up by 1:15 p.m. Because of the generous donations from local businesses, treat bags will be distributed to the first 300 children. Awards will be handed out to Best Group (2 or more people); and Most Original Costume, Cutest Costume, and Scariest/Funniest Costume in 0-3, 4-7, and 8-12 years age groups.  In the event [...]

    Join the Morrison Mob!
    Join the Morrison Mob!

    September 5th, 2014

    On SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2014—the Cash Mob will meet at 11:00 a.m. at the Morrison Chamber of Commerce, 221 W. Main Street, where the Mob will find out the business that will be MOBBED! What is a Cash Mob? A Cash Mob is a flash mob, but instead of singing and dancing, we spend money as a group! We target the small, local businesses that make our community special in order to give the business owners an economic stimulus. We help businesses grow, we make people happy, we get stuff for ourselves, and we have a great time! The Cash Mob members will vow to mob this pre-determined local business and spend $10 or more. This is a great way to shop local, have fun, and send a message loud an[...]

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    • Come tour Windsor Manor on AUGUST 7, 2014, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m... Morrison's newest assisted living and memory care community while enjoying wine and hors d'oeuvres!


    • You are invited to Wells Fargo Bank’s Customer Appreciation Lunch, 100 W. Lincolnway, Friday, August 1, 2014 from 11-2 p.m. Enjoy a picnic lunch of brats, hot dogs, chips, ice cream, pop, and water, in appreciation of your bank patronage.



    • Can’t get up early enough on Saturday mornings? An EVENING Morrison Farmers’ Market will be held Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. in DOWNTOWN Morrison. Produce, food, sweet corn, music, baked goods, beauty products, flowers, giveaways, and artisan products will be available, in addition to dining specials at downtown eateries and vendor items including a corn boil. “Taste of Morrison” menus available at market committee tent or for download at www.morrisonfarmersmarket.com. Stay for supper, while enjoying the musical entertainment by Garrett Hillary. Call (815) 772-3757 or (815) 772- 4874 for more information.


      Morrison Farmers' Market - The best little Farmers' Market in Northwestern Illinois
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      For those who can’t get up early on Saturday mornings, an evening Morrison Farmers’ Market will be held Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Morrison. Produce, food, music, baked goods, meat, flowers, and artisan products from regular market vendors along with some new o…
    • Morrison... home of the black squirrel!