3rd Annual May Music & Market Festival – May 7th

Get ready for a great day of music, games, shopping, food, and fun! The 3rd Annual May Music & Market Festival takes place Saturday, May 7th, 9am-4pm at the Monroe County Courthouse Square. We will have 6 LIVE musical groups performing at the historic bandstand throughout the day! Bring your lawn chairs, sit a spell, and enjoy the sweet sounds!

First National Bank of Waterloo will have a Shred Truck at the corner of Market and Mill Street from 9 – Noon, so be sure to bring your discarded papers.

Helping Strays will host an adoption event, and several local businesses will provide children’s games.

We will have food and beverage vendors on hand to tempt your taste buds!

And of course, there will be many artisans, crafters, retailers, vintage dealers, and more for your shopping pleasure!

We are anticipating a great day, so be sure to save the date and join us!


Special Thanks to Our Sponsors: First National Bank of Waterloo, Grey Eagle Distributors, HTC, & JV’s Downtown Bar & Grill


Vendors, we still have spaces for you! Contact the Chamber at 939-5300 or chamber@htc.net for an application.

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6th Annual What Women Want – Girls’ Night Out

Ladies, get your tickets now and plan to join us Thursday, April 28th, 6:30-8:30 pm at our 6th Annual What Women Want – Girls’ Night Out event, taking place at the Waterloo Scott Credit Union, located at 1019 N. Illinois Rt. 3, Waterloo!

For only $15, you will enjoy a lovely spread of hors d’oeuvres, catered by J.Fires’ Market Bistro, fresh fruit and other goodies with the luscious chocolate fountain, wine, and shopping!! It’s the perfect mini get-away for the evening!

We’ll give away multiple attendance prizes every 15 minutes, and you can also purchase a chance to win a gorgeous burgundy leather Coach purse at the end of the evening! (Retail Value $395).

Here’s how you receive attendance prize entries:

  • Purchase a ticket to the event
  • Purchase your ticket in advance (contact the Chamber office for more details at 939-5300)
  • Bring 5 canned goods for our annual food drive

You’ll definitely want to bring a group of friends with you, and we encourage you to car pool, and arrive together! This event is So.Much.Fun!!

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors:

Premier Sponsor: Scott Credit Union

Executive Sponsors: Bountiful Blossoms, Bridal Manor, First Baptist Church of Waterloo/The Beacon, IPM Insurance, and Legacy Place.

Win Me! This gorgeous Coach purse is valued at $395!  You could win it!!

Coach Purse 2016


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May Market Day – Accepting Applications for Vendors and Seeking Musicians!

The Waterloo Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our 1st Annual:

May Market Day

Saturday, May 10, 2014

9 am – 4 pm

In Beautiful, Downtown Waterloo at the Monroe County Courthouse Grounds!

See the attached Vendor Application for details on participating in this new event!  

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Musicians, if your group is interested in our event, please send your contact/band information to chamber@htc.net.

We will be setting up the schedule and finalizing our entertainment soon, so don’t delay!!