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Chamber Events



The Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce exists to:

Attract people–tourists, permanent and seasonal residents and businesses to the AREA,

Raise the awareness of city, county, state and federal governing/legislative developments 
that affect the AREA,

Enhance public relations through marketing, programs and events, which encourage total community awareness of the AREA,

Advance business, professional, educational, church, community health in the AREA.

The Chamber provides an opportunity for members to partner with others to promote a positive business climate and to enhance the quality of life in our area.

The World Famous Fish House Parade is Coming!

Mark your calendars for Aitkin’s World Famous Fish House Parade! Friday, November 28th in downtown Aitkin! The parade starts at 1pm- line up for the parade is at the Aitkin Fairgrounds beginning at 10am. There will be a craft fair at the original Brandl Motor building downtown Aitkin across from the Post Office from 9am – 4pm. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting The Beanery from 10am – 12pm so bring your kids and don’t forget to kick off your day with the Fish House 5K- check in and registration begins at 7:30am at The Beanery and the run starts at 9am at the Aitkin Fairgrounds. A big thank you to all of our sponsors for making this event happen! Check out the complete list of activities below!

To become a sponsor, enter a float or be a vendor for the day click the forms below.

sponsorship letter 2014

Parade Invite 2014

Food Vendor Registration 2014

Crafters invitation 2014

Arts & Crafts Form 2014




Introducing the Fish House 5K!

Register now for the first annual Fish House 5K Run / Walk on Friday, November 28th! Registration and check in begin at 7:30am at The Beanery and the race begins at 9:00am at the fairgrounds! The World Famous Fish House Parade starts at 1:00pm and our Grand Marshal this year is Ron Schara and Raven. Check out the craft fair at the “old” Brandl Motors locations and of course Santa and Mrs. Claus will be arriving at The Beanery at 10am! Lots of fun for the entire family! Be sure to dress warm!

Fish House 5K Registration

 5K Flyer