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chili cook off

Annual Chili Cook Off

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Location: Participating businesses in Wadena

Time: 3:00 - 6:00 PM

Cost: Free to the public

Description: Each participating business has chili samples.  The general public that samples the chili votes. The Chamber of Commerce supplies the ballots for voting. A Traveling Trophy goes to the winner.

princess warrior 5K

Princess Warrior 5K Run, Walk,

Roll, Stroll or Crawl

Description: Jane Fiemeyer was diagnosed with Leukemia at the age of 7. She lost her fight with Leukemia on September 6, 2012. Jane had a dream to find a cure for Cancer. You can register online at www.janefiemeyerprincesswarrior.com

Location: Tapley Park - 617 SW Lincoln Ave.

Dates: September 24, 2016

Time: Registration: 8:30 am  |  Race begins at 10:00 am

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midwest vision

Midwest Vision

Midwest Vision Centers provide personalized vision care and quality optical products. Locally owned and operated, we are “Bringing Life into Focus” by providing eye exams, glasses, contact lenses and sunglasses for our customers. Most insurance is accepted. Midwest Vision is located at 318 S. Jefferson and their phone number is 218-631-3300.


Central Minnesota Credit Union

Central MN Credit Union was chartered in Melrose, MN in 1939 under the philosophy of “people helping people.”  CMCU currently serves over 55,000 members across MN and ND. CMCU was ranked by SNL Financial in 2012 as one of the top 50 Credit Unions in the country – coming in at #22. CMCU also holds the distinction of being the largest federally insured agricultural lender among credit unions in the United States.

CMCU offers a wide variety of services, including:  Savings Accounts, Business & Personal Checking, Internet & Mobile Banking, Mortgage, Business, Agricultural, Recreational Vehicle & Auto Loans, Retirement Planning & HSA Accounts. With the simple act of opening up a $5 share account, you are a member. Central MN Credit Union is located at 80 S. Jefferson and their phone number is 218-632-5203.

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: chamber@wadenacoc.com