Middlebury Chamber of Commerce

19th Annual Member Dinner & Business Expo -Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Reservation (click here to register for the event online) (when available)

To request an invitation mailed please contact the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce, 574-82543.

The Middlebury Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center
cordially invites you to their
19th Annual Dinner & Business Expo
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

The event will be held at
Northridge High School cafeteria
56779 Northridge Drive
Enter through door #15 or #21

Invite your spouse, family, friends, key employees, and special guests.
Click the link to make your reservations online.
Reservations must be received by June 7th.

To be included in the marketing material, please register no later than May 27th.

Registration will be available online, by phone, or by mail.

Make Check Payable to Middlebury Chamber of Commerce
Mail to: Middlebury Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 243, Middlebury, IN 46540

Highlights from the 18th Annual Dinner and Business Expo

Mary Cripe, Middlebury Town Manger delivered the State of the Town of Middlebury Address
Suzie Weirick, Elkhart County Commissioner captivated the 2021 Middlebury Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Business Expo attendees.
Jason Bontrager, president of the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce, shares the significance of the Beautification Award with the audience. Jason announces the awardees to be recognized at the 18th Annual Middlebury Chamber of Commerce Member Dinner & Business Expo.


The Beautification Award is designed to recognize Middlebury business owners whose properties reflect pride of ownership and commitment to the beautification of the town thereby contributing in a positive manner to the overall appearance of the Middlebury community. The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce five awards for 2020. We want to say thank you to the recipients not only for their courage but for all of their work poured into their business during a very challenging year. You are real pacesetters and an encouragement to all of us.

Middlebury’s “Joyfully Said” was a recipient of this year’s 2020 Business Beautification award at the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Dinner and Business Expo. Check them out at the above link provided.
Esther’s Hilltop Restaurant received this year’s 2020 Business Beautification Award from the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce. You will find their menu at the above link. Great breakfast and lunch spot.
Among the 2020 Beautification Awards was WEST ON WARREN. The new outside area was created to offer outdoor space in the summer but provide a more open higher capacity space year-round. All the locals enjoy the new outdoor dining area, great food, entertainment, and the best of networking. Click on the above link to take a tour of West On Warren.
Wedgewood Brewery received the 2020 Beautification Award for their expansion to include a beautiful restaurant high-lighting local and quality foods to create a diverse and fresh menu.

Middlebury General Store was not present to accept their 2020 Beautification Award. Congratulation to their team.

2020 Volunteer of the Year

Mike Ganger was the recipient of the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce award for Volunteer of the year at their annual dinner. Thanks, Mike for all you do for the community.
Attendees stood to applauded Jane Allen as she accepted the Wilbur Bontrager Servant Award at the 18th Annual Member Dinner & Business Expo hosted by the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce. Jane Allen, Superintendent of Middlebury Community Schools is retiring at the end of June 2021. Jane plans to still be active in the community especially with “The Stables”. Wilbur Bontrager and Sarah Bontrager presented the award.
Jason Bontrager, President of the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce Board presented an appreciation plaque to the newest Gold Legacy Member; the Community Foundation of Elkhart County. Jodi Spataro, Cheif Advancement Officer accepted on behalf of the Foundation.
Legacy members are committed businesses and organizations that take a leadership role in our efforts to accelerate business growth and prosperity in the community. On the left of the photo is Sheri Howland, Executive Director of the Chamber. Right Carmen Carpenter, Carmen Carpenter, Community Outreach Coordinator, (Right)
State Rep. Joanna King (right) of Middleubyr presented the owners of Das Dutchman Essenhaus, Bob (left), and Sue Miller (center), a resolution recognizing their 50 years of service and impact on the grater Elkhart County community.

Thank you to the members who supported this gathering of members and friends by sponsoring a table; your support is greatly appreciated.

  • First State Bank
  • Caribbean Auto Spa
  • Grand Design RV
  • L & W Engineering
  • Elkhart County Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Edwards Jones
  • Das Dutchman Essenhause
  • Intera Credit Union
  • Middlebury Schools
  • Middlebury Public Library
  • 1st Source Bank
  • Lake City Bank
  • Surf Broadband Solutions
  • Winnebago Industries
  • Jayco Inc

The Middlebury Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center  would also like to express gratitude to the 2020 Business Expo Booths:

  • Atlas IT
  • Greencroft of Middlebury
  • inMiddlebury Magazine
  • 1st Source Bank
  • NuWay Construction
  • Lake City Bank
  • Middlebury School Corporation
  • OSMC
  • Ryan’s Place
  • Surf Broadbank Solutions
  • Middlebury Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center

2021 Middlebury Chamber of Commerce 18th Annual Membership Dinner and Business Expo photo gallery