June 17 – 18, 2016
A summer outdoor community celebration held in Ellsworth. The Ellsworth Pig Roast is a small town celebration of food, family, and fun. The festival features many long-time favorite events like the Grand Parade, Free Kids’ Games and inflatables, the famous Pork Roast Dinner, Horse Pull and more.
Don’t be left out of this fantastic opportunity. If you have an idea, invention, business plan or are thinking about opening a business along the Breezeway Communities of Atwood, Ellsworth, East Jordan and Boyne Falls and need further information, have questions or need assistance with your business plan, please contact the East Jordan Area Chamber of Commerce TODAY!! If you would like to schedule a time (morning, day or evening) to meet with a member of our Green Light East Jordan Team for a confidential meeting to explain the competition, application and event, Please contact the Chamber Office at 231-536-7351. Share this information with your family and friends! Deadline for Green Light applications is Sunday, September 11, 2016.
Online applications at http://greenlighteastjordan.com
First Place – $10,000.00 and a seat at the Green Light Final Competition in March 2017 to compete for up to $50,000.00 in awards.
Second Place – $3,000.00
Third Place – $1,500.00
People’s Choice – $500.00
To attend as a guest at the Green Light Business Competition at Castle Farms, Wednesday, October 12, 2016, you must register at http://greenlighteastjordan16.eventbrite.com
Make your up north vacation the best one ever. Spend the day exploring the countryside and small towns and villages along C-48 the Breezeway.
The C-48 Breezeway is a well known scenic route connecting Atwood, Ellsworth, East Jordan and Boyne Falls. Not only is it the fastest route from point A (Atwood) to point B (Boyne Falls) but this 25 mile scenic rural ride is sure to please everyone. This scenic route offers everything from spectacular views, award winning cuisine, nature preserves, orchards, attractions, artisans, and much more. C-48 The Breezeway signs clearly mark its route through beautiful forests and valley vistas, drumlin carved hillsides dotted with orchards and various lakes along its way. Visit the website at www.ridethebreezeway.com
See you in the Fall
AREA FESTIVAL & EVENT DATES – 2016 – 2017
Paddle Antrim – September 16 & 17, 2016
Breezeway Fall Color Cruises – September 24, October 1 & 8, 2016
Fall Festival & Leaf Peeker Craft Show (E.J. Tourist Park & Downtown) – September 24, 2016
Green Light East Jordan – October 12, 2016
Holiday Community Night/Santa Parade/Soup Cook-Off – December 1, 2016
36th Annual Sno-Blast – January 20 & 21, 2017
Chamber Annual Meeting/Dinner/Auction – January 28, 2017