Waconia Chamber of Commerce

By Kellie Sites, president of the Waconia Chamber of Commerce Have you seen the movie, “New in Town”? It’s a great movie and one of my favorite scenes is the community singing around the giant evergreen tree in their city square park. That’s one of the reasons I love Waconia, it’s truly a Small Town […]

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The Waconia Chamber of Commerce announces the 7th annual D.E.A.R. Hunting Event (Divas Enjoying Awesome Retail) on Saturday, Nov. 8. The thrill of the hunt is often the best part and guys don’t get to have all the fun. Attention Hunting Widows: Some of the best “hunting” is in Waconia! Grab you friends, sisters, mothers […]

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The Waconia Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau hosted its 7th annual Scarecrow Tour with a record setting 42 entries. The artistic appeal and creativity of the scarecrows truly made it fun to explore Waconia. The Grand Prize winner, ”Kiss a Boo” at Unearthed Arts on Main Street, was judged on Artistic Appeal, Original Theme, […]

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Austin Stole of Waconia placed third in the inaugural Minnesota Sings competition, which was held at the Holiday Inn St. Paul East on Sunday, Sept. 28. Stole was one of 48 contestants in the competition, which was produced by Experience Shows, Incorporated to allow amateur vocalists ages 15-25 the opportunity to represent the city where […]

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With the wide variety of items on the menu, it might take folks several visits to determine their favorite orders at Pangea Cafe, which is located at 37 W 1st Street in downtown Waconia. Owned by Lance Hamlin and Laura Martinek, the Pangea Cafe specializes in breakfast and lunch entrees. It is open from 7 […]

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An inquisitive eye and a little bit of luck helped Jackson Boberg of Waconia put an end to the 21st annual Nickle Dickle Medallion Hunt at about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. While engaged on a “long and easy” practice run for the Waconia High School cross country team with teammate Max Stanton, Boberg […]

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