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Holiday Business After Hours Planned

The Chamber is excited to welcome our members and friends to the Historic Russell House for what we plan to make an annual tradition: a Holiday Business After Hours to benefit several charitable organizations in our county. Tour our new home (located at 203 S. Juliana Street in Bedford) Thursday, December 7th between 5pm and [...]

By | 2017-11-17T16:26:18+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Holiday Business After Hours Planned

Shop Local with Elf on the Shelf This Holiday Season

An invitation to Chamber members to participate in a fun new holiday promotion encouraging our community to SHOP LOCAL this Holiday Season! We are placing our Elf on the Shelf, Russell in local businesses from Nov. 25th through Dec. 23rd. We’ll put fun holiday poems on the Chamber Facebook page and website with photos of [...]

By | 2017-11-01T15:54:11+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Shop Local with Elf on the Shelf This Holiday Season

Olde Bedford Beer Festival Details & Ticket Update

Beer tasting tickets for the first annual Olde Bedford Beer Festival have SOLD OUT.  Only Friend of the Festival/Designated Driver tickets ($10) will be available at the door.  These do not include the beer tasting wristband, but will allow attendees to walk through the historic village, visit the village artisans and food trucks and partake [...]

By | 2017-11-05T19:56:10+00:00 October 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Olde Bedford Beer Festival Details & Ticket Update

PA Chamber President-CEO to Speak at Regional Government: It’s Your Business Luncheon

The Chambers of the Alleghenies have partnered to present a special Government: It's Your Business Regional Luncheon: Monday, November 13th at noon at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort.  Gene Barr, President-CEO of the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry will be the featured speaker, and will participate in a question-and-answer session following his prepared remarks. [...]

By | 2017-10-24T16:42:27+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on PA Chamber President-CEO to Speak at Regional Government: It’s Your Business Luncheon

2017 Award Honorees Announced

Bedford County Chamber to Honor Local Businesses, Individuals During Annual Dinner & Award Celebration - November 16th The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2017 Award recipients, who will be honored during the Chamber’s Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration, presented by Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, Thursday, November 16th at the Omni [...]

By | 2017-10-12T14:12:34+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on 2017 Award Honorees Announced

Fall Farm Tour Celebrates Agriculture

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present our first Business-to-Business Fall Farm Tour: Thursday, September 28th.  Guests will board a bus provided by Bollman Charter Service at 9:30am at the Bedford County Technical Center to begin visits to four local farms featuring several aspects of the agriculture industry in Bedford County, including [...]

By | 2017-09-22T10:41:09+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Fall Farm Tour Celebrates Agriculture

Business Community Showcase to Celebrate with Seuss

Oh, the Places You’ll Go and Dr. Seuss will be the theme of the 2017 Business Community Showcase, presented by Fox 8, ABC 23, ThisTV & Antenna TV, set for Wednesday, September 20th at the Bedford County Airport. The Showcase will offer many of the valuable features of previous years, including extensive booth displays, networking [...]

By | 2017-08-21T21:53:54+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Business Community Showcase to Celebrate with Seuss

Chamber Moves to the Historic Russell House

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our move to the historic Russell House, located on the Squares in downtown Bedford between the US Post Office and the Bedford County Courthouse and adjacent to Veteran's Grove. The landmark, built in 1816 has gone through several incarnations, after initially being built as the [...]

By | 2017-07-23T18:11:16+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Chamber Moves to the Historic Russell House

Chamber Seeks Nominations for 2017 Awards

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for its 2017 awards. As many as sixteen outstanding businesses and individuals will be honored during the Chamber’s Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration: Thursday, November 16th at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort and Spa. The signature celebration of business excellence traditionally sells out, with an [...]

By | 2017-07-23T18:12:45+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Chamber Seeks Nominations for 2017 Awards

Learn About Agriculture with Fun Farm Facts at the Fair

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is proud to once again partner with the Bedford County Fair and Everett Cash Mutual Insurance Group to offer the educational, fact-finding scavenger hunt: Fun Farm Facts at the Fair. For the 7th straight year, the Chamber will distribute posters (50 in all) throughout the fairgrounds.  Each poster offers [...]

By | 2017-07-22T21:23:46+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Learn About Agriculture with Fun Farm Facts at the Fair