Volunteer at the 28th Annual Tulip Festival!

v3 Tulip PosterWE WANT YOU! The Wamego Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking volunteers for the 28th Annual Tulip Festival. Shifts are available Friday, April 10 through Sunday, April 12. Volunteer jobs include helping vendors unload their crafts, assisting at the registration and information booth, as well as volunteering at the All-Ages Inflatables and Activities area. With the dedication, hard work and support of our volunteers, these special events continue to see success in Wamego.  For more information, please contact Mikaela Kelley, Tourism Coordinator, at the Chamber, 785-456-7849. You may also sign up to volunteer online at our Volunteer Spot Tulip Festival page! We hope to see you at the Tulip Festival!


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March Membership Luncheon to Feature NBAF Update

On Monday, March 23, the March Membership Luncheon will feature Dr. Ron Trewyn, NBAF Liaison and Assistant to the President at Kansas State University. Dr. Trewyn will share the latest NBAF Updates including general timeline and funding information. The National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF) will make it’s move from New York to Manhattan, Kansas in the coming years. For more information about NBAF, click here.

NBAF             Trewyn

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28th Annual Tulip Festival Now Accepting Applications

The Wamego Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting Tulip Festival applications from interested craft and food vendors, as well as business and non-profit organization booths. The Tulip Festival will be held on Saturday, April 11 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m and Sunday, April 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in beautiful Wamego City Park. Please download the applications below and submit to the Chamber for consideration. We appreciate your interest in this long-standing Wamego tradition! For more information about the Tulip Festival, go to visitwamego.com .

2015 Tulip Festival Craft Vendor application

2015 Tulip Festival Food Vendor Application

2015 Tulip Non-profit Application

2015 Tulip Festival Business Information Booth App

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Don’t Forget to Renew Your Membership for 2015!

The Chamber officially kicked-off it’s first Total Resource Campaign on November 1, 2014. This campaign includes the membership drive for 2015 investments and gives the members an opportunity to pledge their resources for sponsorship of annual 2015 events.   Through one-on-one meetings with every Chamber member this November and December, our Executive Director, Megan Umscheid, will bring the Total Resource Campaign to you personally as we gear up for another fantastic year! Meeting with members one-on-one will enable the Chamber to communicate new benefits and additions to the Membership Investment levels and will allow businesses to share their own 2015 goals and needs from the Chamber. We look forward to conversations with the members and appreciate your partnership!

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