Falls Celebration

The Falls Celebration is an annual social, networking, and awards event which recognizes the people, businesses, and organizations that make our community strong. 

2024 Falls Celebration

Tap into your inner flapper and join us for a 1920’s-themed celebration! This year’s Falls Celebration is held at Deer Lake Winery and catered by The Dalles House Restaurant.

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Thursday, January 18, 2024
Social Hour: 5:00-6:00pm
Dinner: 6:00pm
Presentation of awards

50/50 Cash Raffle
Door Prizes

Dinner includes:
– Chef-carved bourbon brown sugar beef
– Gin Rickey chicken in a lime cream sauce
– Salad bar
– Potato
– Vegetable
– Roll

Dessert and coffee will also be served.

 

 CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2024 AWARD NOMINEES!

 

New Business of the Year

  • MORH Than Memories Vintage
  • Not Justa Diner
  • Peer’s Bar
  • Roeschlein Travel Agency
  • St. Croix Pickleball & Recreational Sports Facility
  • The Falls Pizza Man

 

Business Renovation of the Year

  • Be Wild Burgers (Patio)
  • Not Justa Diner
  • Peer’s Bar
  • Sir Smoke A Lot BBQ Pit Stop
  • Standfield Interiors
  • St. Croix Laundry & Car Wash (Exterior)
  • Wild Mountain

 

Business of the Year

  • Barb’s Family Hair Care
  • Big Rock Creek
  • La Jewelry LaDy
  • Taylors Falls Recreation
  • The Drive-In

 

Business Person of the Year

  • Kirk Anderson, Kirk Anderson Marketing / St. Croix Falls Mayor
  • Chelsey Foeller, Trap Rock Brewing Company
  • Becky Lindblom, Big Rock Creek
  • Aaron Mork, FNC Bank
  • Bob Olson, The Cobbler Shop Shoes & Repair

 

Ambassador of the Year – ANNOUNCED AT THE FALLS CELEBRATION

Falls Spirit Award – ANNOUNCED AT THE FALLS CELEBRATION

Award Descriptions

New Business of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)Awarded to a new business that used sound business practices and demonstrates success and profitability while overcoming key business challenges. 

Business Renovation of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)Awarded to a business that has constructed or remodeled its facilities or upgraded services in a significant way, having a positive effect on the local businesses or the community.

Business of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)Awarded to a company that demonstrates all-round excellence in business, with commercial success, growth and community involvement. 

Business Person of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)Awarded to a business leader who has shown exemplary leadership in their business field and is successful in their chosen profession.

 

    CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2023 AWARD NOMINEES & WINNERS!

    New Business of the Year

    • Be Wild Burgers — WINNER!
    • Falls Laundromat
    • Kwik Trip
    • Sisu Nordic Sauna

     

    Business Renovation of the Year

    • Be Wild Burgers
    • City of St. Croix Falls – River Street Project
    • Falls Laundromat
    • Scenic River Dental
    • Croix Falls School District – Fine Arts Center, Weight Room, Bus Garage — WINNER!
    • Valley Sweets
    • Wild Mountain

     

    Business of the Year

    • Edina Realty
    • FNC Bank
    • MidWestOne Bank — WINNER!
    • Royal Credit Union
    • SF Insurance
    • Sir Smoke A Lot BBQ Barn
    • Tangen Drug
    • Taylors Falls Recreation
    • The Bitworks
    • The Cobbler Shop

     

    Business Person of the Year

    • Steven Doc Bont, Bont Chiropractic
    • Crystal Lusk, Connectology
    • Share Steele, Edina Realty and The Unique Boutique
    • Pam Stratmoen, SF Insurance — WINNER!
    • Joel West, City of St. Croix Falls Administrator

     

    Ambassador of the Year — Phil Stratmoen — WINNER!

    Falls Spirit Award — Shari Steele, Edina Realty / The Unique Boutique — WINNER! 

     

    Award Descriptions

    New Business of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)
    Awarded to a new business that used sound business practices and demonstrates success and profitability while overcoming key business challenges. 

    Business Renovation of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)
    Awarded to a business that has constructed or remodeled its facilities or upgraded services in a significant way, having a positive effect on the local businesses or the community.

    Business of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)
    Awarded to a company that demonstrates all-round excellence in business, with commercial success, growth and community involvement. 

    Business Person of the Year (Nominated by Chamber members)
    Awarded to a business leader who has shown exemplary leadership in their business field and is successful in their chosen profession.