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16th Annual Blackstone Valley Home & Business Expo

WHITINSVILLE, MASSACHUSETTS -- The 16th Annual Valley Home & Business Expo hosted by The Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce and presented by UniBank and Gaudette Insurance will take place on Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 10:00am – 3:00pmPM at Northbridge High School Field House, Linwood Avenue, Whitinsville.

The Expo showcases the best the Valley has to offer and is the perfect opportunity to highlight businesses, products or services to 3,500+ attendees from the Valley and beyond!  Sponsorships are a great way to gain regional exposure for your business and address your target audience. Other 2014 Expo sponsors include Osterman Propane, Sunshine Sign, Cumulus Broadcasting and the Telegram and Gazette. Contact the Chamber to find out more.

A variety of events are planned this year including live entertainment and new interactive activities for the entire family. The home town favorite event, “Best in the Valley Chowder Festival” sponsored by Millbury Federal Credit Union, is back with both a People’s Choice and Judged categories. Restaurants and businesses are invited to present their chowders to the crowd for tasting to qualify as the “Best in the Valley”!

Competing restaurants registered thus far include, Red Rock Grill, Lydia Taft House, Bushel & Peck, Blackstone National Grill, Simply Delicious Catering. Celebrity judges will choose the tastiest winner in the judged event happening at 2 PM. 

Other highlights also include exhibitors’ raffles, Paws from the Pawtucket Red Sox, Northbridge Police Department Kids ID Program, NFD’s “Freddie” the Talking Fire Truck, Smokey Bear, Orson the Polar Bear, Finz from the Worcester Sharks, Bobo the Clown’s amazing balloon sculptures, face painting by Andi the Clown, Ironstone Petting Zoo, Southwick’s Zoo’s baby kangaroo, Whittier Farms’ baby calf and exhibits from the EcoTarium. Come meet and greet businesses for home and community and much more!

See you Saturday, March 1st 10 AM to 3 PM to experience all the great things our Valley has to offer! Visit www.blackstonevalley.org for details.

The mission of the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce is to promote the economic vitality of the Blackstone Valley, meet the needs of the Chamber's business members, while providing leadership on issues which impact the economy and quality of life in the Valley.  For more information on the Chamber or to register for this event please contact Leslie Ruchala at 508-234-9090 X107or leslie@blackstonevalley.org.