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The Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce is an association of professional individuals, men and women, representatives of business, industry, agriculture, as well as public and municipal organizations, joined together for the promotion and enhancement of the Sauk Valley community.

The Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce has a long tradition of working for our members and listening to our members' needs. Our future continues on this path of excellence by creating a regional business organization, which works closely with our local development offices for the benefit of the Sauk Valley Region and our entire business community.

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63rd Annual Fiesta Day Parade Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                           
July 8, 2015                                                                                                     

Parade Scheduled for Saturday, September 12

STERLING – The Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce Hispanic Business Leaders Committee is organizing the 63rd annual Fiesta Parade which will be held Saturday, September 12th.   All groups are encouraged to incorporate Hispanic Culture into your parade entries.

The Parade will begin at 12:00 Noon at in Rock Falls. The parade will travel north on First Avenue in Rock Falls, cross the First Avenue bridge to Sterling. At the base of the bridge the parade will travel north on Locust Street to 4th and end at Grandon Civic Center in Sterling. Parade float winners will be announced at Grandon thirty minutes following the parade.

This year, in honor of celebrating the history of the Silver City, we are inviting former residents of the Silver City to act as Grand Marshall’s for this year’s parade. It would be an honor to have former Silver City residents lead the parade. If you are a former resident of the Silver City and would like to be one of the Grand Marshall’s of the parade, please contact the SVACC office.  

The registration form is now available on the Chamber’s website at

For more information or questions please call the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce at 815-625-2400.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                           
July 8, 2015                                                                                           

 Inscripción para el Desfile Anual de las Fiestas Patrias

Desfile Programado para el 12 de Septiembre

STERLING – El Comité de Lideres de Negocios Hispano de la Cámara de Comercio de Sauk Valley está organizando el 63º Desfile Anual de la Fiesta que se celebrará el sábado 12 de Septiembre, 2015. Animamos a que todos celebren la cultura Hispana en su participación del desfile.

El desfile comienza a las 12:00 del mediodía en Rock Falls. El recorrido del desfile será hacia el norte de la primera avenida de Rock Falls cruzando el puente de la primera avenida hacia Sterling. Del puente ira hacia la calle Locust a la calle 4 y terminará en el Centro Cívico Grandon de Sterling. Los ganadores de carros alegóricos serán anunciados en el Centro Cívico 30 minutos después del desfile.

Este año, en honor a la celebración de la historia de la Ciudad de Plata, estamos invitando a los ex-residentes de Ciudad de Plata a participar como Gran Mariscales durante el desfile. Sería un honor tener a los antiguos residentes de Ciudad de Plata dirigiendo este desfile. Si usted es un ex- residente de Ciudad de Plata y desea ser uno de los Gran Mariscales del desfile, por favor comuníquese a la oficina de SVACC.

La inscripción para el desfile ya está disponible en la página de la Cámara de Comercio en

Para más información o preguntas por favor comuníquese a la Cámara de Comercio de Sauk Valley al 815-625-2400.


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