Welcome to The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce
Hands On Train Display
December 20th through 28th 2014
27th Annual Hands On Train Display
The Railroad Station
11 Railroad Street
New Milford, CT 06776
Come to the historic New Milford Railroad Station and enjoy the “27th Annual Hands On Train Display” during the holiday season. There will be four operating train layouts for the entire family to enjoy. This yearly event is sponsored by the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce. The trains will be on display December 20th through December 28th (closed Christmas Day).
Hours are 12 pm to 4 pm daily. Free and open to the public.
Seventeenth Annual Crystal Winter Gala
The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce will hold its Seventeenth Annual Crystal Winter Gala on Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at the Candlewood Inn in Brookfield. The optional black-tie dinner/dance will begin at 7 p.m. with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner and dancing with music provided by the band Higher & Higher. Anyone interested in receiving an invitation is asked to contact the Chamber office at 860-354-6080 or NMCC@newmilford-chamber.com.
Also, please contact the Chamber office if you are interested in sponsoring this event or donating a raffle prize. We are seeking sponsors to help make the fundraising aspect of the 2015 Gala as successful as possible. Sponsors will be listed on the Chamber website and in all print advertising in the area newspapers as well as on the Gala Sponsor Card displayed at every place setting and throughout the Candlewood Inn.
Your participation will show the support that all businesses, both large and small, give to each other and to the community. With proceeds from events such as this and Village Fair Days, the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce is able to keep membership dues affordable, offer a variety of educational seminars and networking events, award scholarships to our local students, host community events such as the Fireworks Celebration, Harvest Festival, and Tree Lighting Ceremony, and make donations to our community; such as our local hospital, ambulance corp., fire department, and parks & recreation department as well as other community organizations and groups.
We thank you for your consideration and support.
47th Annual Village Fair Days
2014 Vendor Map & Key
Sponsored by the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce (www.newmilford-chamber.com) and held on the magnificent village Green, Village Fair Days is the largest annual event in New Milford and draws thousands of visitors every year. With 2 full days of live entertainment, bingo, bouncy houses, a food court and almost two hundred vendor and community booths, Village Fair Days is a summertime destination for shopping, socializing, eating, and browsing.
The extraordinary volunteers, who make up the Village Fair Days Committee, work year-round to make the Fair an enjoyable experience for everyone. The Chamber extends its gratitude to them and thanks all who help make Village Fair Days such a spectacular event!
Save the Dates: July 24 & 25, 2015
The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce and Village Fair Days Committee hope you enjoyed the 2014 Fair and cordially invite you to attend the 2015 Fair on July 24th and July 25th, 2015.
About the Chamber…..
The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce was incorporated as a Chamber on March 27th 1931, the GNMCC serves as a united voice of the business people in our community. We endeavor to advance the commercial, industrial, and civic interests of the Greater New Milford area.
The GNMCC is a medium for area business people to network, share information and ideas and collaborate on issues affecting the business community and general well being of the regional area. Through the monthly activities and events offered, area business people are afforded the opportunity to come together in both business and social settings. The GNMCC also serves as the organizational mechanism in bringing together private business and resources to assist the locale, provides a portfolio of services to assist member companies in growing their respective businesses, and offers assistance to firms inquiring about the area.
However, business growth is not the sole purpose of the Chamber. The GNMCC is a catalyst for positive and progressive growth and continuous improvement in the lifestyles of the people in its hometowns. It is also a marketer of the communities it serves by sponsoring festive and cultural events such as its annual Village Fair Days and Hands On Train Display, among other community activities.
Our membership consists of business people from all facets of the community, including retailers, manufacturers, service organizations, and professionals.