On the fourth Wednesday of every month, all members are welcome to attend this luncheon that offers a free lunch while listening to a featured speaker. The sponsoring organization of this event has designated time to speak about their business, products & services, events, OR they can donate their time to a local nonprofit organization. Either way, attendees are guaranteed to learn something new by becoming aware of local businesses & events. This event also provides the platform to network.
Annual Awards Dinner
The Annual Awards Dinner is the Chamber’s Annual Meeting. This event is held to celebrate businesses & people that make Knox County a great place to live. The evening will be composed of dinner & awards. The awards presented are:
- Large Business of the Year
- Small Business of the Year
- Business Woman of the Year
- C. James McCormick Community Leader of the Year
- Educator of the Year
- Public Servant of the Year
Celebrating the huge watermelon industry in Knox County with some summertime fun! Held on the first weekend in August, this event is boasting of booths with fair food favorites, BBQ Cook-off, Live Music, Seed Spitting Contest, Miss Watermelon Pageant, & Cutest Baby/Toddler Contest. Family fun for all!
Annual Golf Outing
A great event for networking, team building, or catching up with friends. This golf outing is held during the month of September at a golf course here in Knox County. Prizes will be given to the teams that place & also to individuals/teams that win other various competitions.
Maybe golfing isn’t your thing? Our annual trap shoot event is held in October at the Vincennes Gun Club & offers an alternative networking, team building, or being with friends. This unique event always has a great turn out!
5 Under 40
Five Under 40 is designed to recognize individuals under the age of 40 who demonstrates excellence in the Knox County community through their leadership in the workplace and community engagement. They represent the best and brightest in Knox County and are committed to making Knox County a great place to work and live. Each year a luncheon is held to recognize them for their efforts.