The scoop on the Darien Chamber of Commerce
Jul 08, 2015 10:08AM
● By Neighbors Magazines
Darien resident Eddie Andersen was the 2014 winner.
Darien’s got talent
Attention: Dancers, Musicians and other acts of talent
The Darien Chamber of
Commerce invites you to perform on the Main Stage at the
28th Annual DarienFest
Sun., Sept.13, 1–2pm
Register online at darienchamber.com by July 15. An age limit of 10–18 years of age applies. Entry description should include a biography, photo, email address and phone number plus a 30 second video audition. There is a $20, non-refundable registration fee.
Save the dates—DarienFest
Darien Community Park
71st and Clarendon Hills Rd.
Fri., Sept. 11 • Opening Ceremony and 911 Ceremony 5:30pm
Sat., Sept. 12 • 12–10:30pm
Sun., Sept. 13 • 12–8pm
Main Stage Entertainment
Sat., 8:30pm—The Moods
Sun., 6pm—Classical Blast
Carnival rides, Darien business expo, Food
Don’t miss the Darien Women in Business luncheon
”Marketing Yourself and Developing a Personal or Business Brand”
Lunch and presentation: 12pm
Future members: $30
Zazzo’s Pizza & Catering
7360 Rt. 83, Darien
Keynote speaker will be Lisa Turano, Vice-President, Legal of the Turano Baking Company and President of the Turano Foundation.
Register online at darienchamber.com by July 15.
3rd Annual Darien Pet Parade
Sept. 13, Darien Community Park
South end of park across from Tri-state Fire District
Parade begins at promptly at 2pm
$10 per dog participants
Rain or shine • All dogs must be leashed
Awards to top three Best Dressed Dogs
No refunds • Banners not allowed in parade
All participants must sign waiver and release of liability for the Darien Chamber of Commerce and the Darien Park District. Download waiver and release of liability forms at darienchamber.com or pick up at city hall, 1702 Plainfield Rd.
Register online at darienchamber.com. Advanced registration is preferred. Deadline is Sept. 8.