CHAMBER AWARDS - The 2017 Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce Awards saw almost 200 people come out to the Lacombe Memorial Centre Oct. 21st to celebrate local business. Carlie Connolly/Lacombe Express

Lacombe Chamber Awards nominations now available

2018 Business and Community Awards Gala coming in October

The Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce recently announced that online nominations are now available for the 2018 Business and Community Awards Gala.

Lacombe residents are invited to nominate a business, individual or farm family before July 6th, 2018.

Categories for the awards include: Business of Year, Non-Profit of the Year, Farm Family, Citizen of the Year, Lifetime Achievement and People’s Choice for Customer Service.

The People’s Choice Award is in its third year and nominations for that award will be voted on between July 13th and Sept. 7th.

Nominees and award-winners will be recognized at the 2018 Business and Community Awards Gala on Saturday, Oct. 20th at 5:30 p.m. at the Lacombe Memorial Centre.

Tickets to the event are $75 per person or $500 for a table and are available through the Chamber. office from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

More information can be found at or by calling 303 782 4300.

– Submitted by the Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce

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