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The 5th Annual Bloom Festival, hosted by the Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce, is set for this Saturday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Shippensburg Borough Parking Lot located on West Burd Street.

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Even though winter is here, it’s time to look ahead to summer and our 5th Annual Bloom Festival which is set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019. This family-oriented event is free and open to the public, and is held in the Borough Parking Lot on West Burd Street. It features a varie…

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Saturday, Nov. 24 is Small Business Saturday. Many shoppers are familiar with “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday,” but not familiar with Small Business Saturday. This is a shopping holiday founded by American Express in 2010 held the Saturday after Thanksgiving during one of the busiest shoppi…

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This year the Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with D.O.I.T. (Downtown Organizations Investing Together) and SADCO (Shippensburg Area Development Corp.) will again host the Shippensburg Beer & Wine Festival, from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Shippensburg Fai…

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Mark your calendars and plan to bring the family out to the Shippensburg Fairgrounds between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, for Family Fun Day hosted by the Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce.

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The chamber is saying hello to spring as we are busy working and planning ahead to the many events that are coming in the next few weeks. April 28 welcomes our 80th Annual Awards Banquet. This event will recognize chamber members, who were nominated and later voted on by ballot for their acc…

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The Annual Business Meeting of the Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 21, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Premier Events. Joining the chamber at this meeting will be members of Downtown Organizations Investing Together (D.O.I.T.) and the Shippensburg Area Develop…

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The Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with King’s Kettle and C.A.N. (Christ Among Neighbors) will host the 6th Annual Community Christmas Party from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, at the Rec Center on the campus of Shippensburg University.

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Saturday, Nov. 25, is Small Business Saturday. Many shoppers are familiar with “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday,” but are not familiar with Small Business Saturday. This is a shopping holiday founded by American Express in 2010 and is held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving during one of the…

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On Aug. 12, the chamber hosted its Annual Family Fun Day. The day was perfect with lots of sunshine and warm temperatures, and filled with lots of fun for children and families! Sponsored by Volvo CE, DB Schenker and the Shippensburg Fairgrounds, there were many activities to be enjoyed incl…

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Growth is a positive attribute to have, and at the chamber we continue to grow in our membership. We have recently welcomed the following new members to the Chamber: Central Pennsylvania Technology Solutions in Shippensburg provides nearly every service for your home and office including PC …

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On Sunday, July 23, from 5 to 7 p.m., the Shippensburg Community Fair is inviting the community to the Fair Office Open House & 60th Anniversary Dedication. Plan to attend and tour the new fair office and information building and to share memories of the fair with others in the community…

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It’s hard to image that the 4th of July, also known as Independence Day, is fast approaching! Some believe that the holiday signals the halfway point through the summer season and offers another holiday to have a cookout, a day off of work, or to go shopping to find bargains on discounted su…

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For many, summer is the time to slow down and relax but the chamber is very busy working on many projects and upcoming events during this summer season! We are actively working on creating our 2017-18 Membership Directory with our staff contacting chamber members for business ads and verifyi…

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Warmer weather is here and many people are getting out and enjoying the season by walking or hiking. You can decrease your risk of getting Lyme disease with some simple precautions while still enjoying the outdoors:

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Since the school year has come to a close, your children might be starting to say the phrase that every parent prepares to hear, “I’m bored and there’s nothing to do.” If you are already gearing up to hear this, you may want to check out a few suggestions on fun activities taking place this …

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The chamber continues to grow in membership investment. In January, we welcomed Central PA Technology Solutions that provides every service from component repair to fully managed enterprise environments, cloud solutions, VOIP, managed local solutions and website and software development.

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Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America's entrepreneurs and small business owners. More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, …

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The Shippensburg Chamber, in partnership with the Carlisle, Chambersburg, Greencastle-Antrim, Mechanicsburg and West Shore chambers, will host its 9th Annual Cinco de Mayo Regional Fiesta Mixer from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4.

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On Saturday, March 11, the Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its 79th Annual Awards Banquet. Chamber members and guests in attendance enjoyed dinner followed by a presentation by this year’s featured speaker, Eric Finkenbinder, meteorologist with abc27 News. Finkenbinder talked ab…