Welcome To The Ozark Chamber of Commerce

This is a list of our set events and programs throughout the year.

Our 2021 OzarkLeads group at Fritzs Adventure Park.

Monthly Events

Experience Ozark (11:30 am – 1:00 pm the 4th Thursday of every month)
Our monthly general membership luncheon serves as the one-stop-shop to stay informed on what is happening in and around Ozark. Each month focuses on a different educational topic or dedicated program ranging from professional development to community elections. With an average attendance of 100, this event provides the perfect place to promote your business while networking and cultivating opportunities.

First Friday Coffee (7:00 am – 8:00 am the 1st Friday of every month)
FREE networking event held at The Workshop at Finley Farms. Join us and approximately 50-60 for Members or First Time Guests as we jump-start the day!

Business After Hours (5:30 pm-7:00 pm, quarterly)
Don’t let the name fool you – no tie required for this after-hours event! Laugh and get to know your peers in this casual setting.

Ground Breaking Ceremonies & Red Carpet Ribbon Cuttings
Cheer on new and existing businesses and they celebrate their membership in the Ozark Chamber. These events provide a great opportunity to welcome new members and network with fellow Chamber members.

Professional Development

Ask the Expert
Ask the Expert is the Ozark Chamber’s answer to meeting our members where they are. This digital piece allows us to get face-to-face with experts in a given field as they speak to our audience of Chamber members and citizens about their area of expertise via our social media platforms and member e-newsletter.

OzarkLeads is an 8-month learning experience designed to develop community leaders who are committed to improving the quality of life in Ozark. The program will give participants a greater understanding of the Ozark community.

Special Events

Annual Community Awards Banquet
The Ozark Chamber of Commerce partners with the backbone of the Ozark community, our members, to recognize community excellence. Awards include Small Business of the Year, Large Business of the Year, First Year Business, Chamber Volunteer of the Year, Chamber Star of the Year, Educator of the Year, Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, and Fire Fighter of the Year, among others.

Ozark Citywide Garage Sale
Taking place in September every year, the Citywide Garage Sale attracts residents from throughout the region and offers community members the opportunity to promote their sales thru Online Marketing from the Ozark Chamber the Christian County Headliner.

Ozark Golf Classic
Community Leaders come together to challenge each other on the course – we all love friendly business and competition!

State of the Community Town Hall
This event is the community’s opportunity to hear from the City of Ozark, Ozark Public Schools, Christian County, and the Ozark Chamber as each brings forth the accomplishments and plans for the future of our community.

Annual Christmas Parade – a parade of lights
Ozark hosts the area’s most spectacular evening Christmas Parade and Festival. Enjoy the sparkle of the holidays from various locations along the Parade Route leading to the Historic Downtown Square. The parade takes place the weekend before Thanksgiving every year as part of its long-standing tradition.

Ozark Friday Night Lights 
Ozark Chamber along with Historic River District, City of Ozark, Christian County, and Ozark Parks Department celebrates December with a weekly Friday Night Lights event including activities and lights to see. Enjoy the sparkle of the holidays from various locations through the city and on the Historic Downtown Square.

Corporate Sponsors