Join Grand View Lodge at their NEW North Hotel as they host Business After Hours on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm. Guests will enjoy the beautiful outdoor settings surrounding North Hotel along with small group tours of the new hotel, North, the new recreation center, NorthPark, and some of the new Garden Cottages! A fall theme of savory appetizers will be served: Ginger Carrot Bisque Shooter, Caraway Creme Fraiche, ini Vegetable Crudite, Mini Venison Meatloaf, Smoked Peppercorn Ketchup, Butternut Squash Puree, Wild Mushroom Tartlet, Brandy Infused Glace, Cider Braised Pork, Spiced Apple Compote, Braised Short Rib Bite, Sweet Potatoes Nest, Pumpkin Cheesecake and Maple Infused Creme Brule Cheesecake accompanied with Octoberfest beer, wine and apple cider. All guests will have a chance to win 2- $50 gift cards provided by Grand View Lodge (must be present to win)!
Social distancing and state guidelines will be followed. Ample hand sanitizer will be readily available. Snacks and beverages will be available in individual servings with no utensils being shared. For the Business After Hours announcements and program, a microphone will be used so attendees can remain socially distant by six feet over a large area. Door prizes will be arranged on a table, so when drawn, winners can take their prize without coming into personal contact. All areas will be clearly marked and social distancing expectations will be communicated and reinforced at check-in, on signage, and during the program.
PROGRESSIVE GRAND PRIZE DRAWING (Must Be Present to Win!):
Names for our Host Grand Prize will be drawn from a tumbler filled with all of our current Chamber Members. If a representative of the business name drawn is present then he/she will be the recipient! If not, the prize will be drawn for at the next Business After Hours!
This week's prizes (over $1000 in value!):
Host Grand Prizes donated by-
North Hotel: A New Way to Experience Luxury at Grand View Lodge
- Grand View Lodge- $100 Gift Card
- Roundhouse Brewery- $100 Gift Card
- LINDAR Corporation- Maluna Cooler ($265 value!).
- The Woods Restaurant- Four tickets to drive in movie and dinner for 4, and two cooking class for 2 and a $50 gift certificate to b.merri.
- Pine Peaks Wedding & Event Center- Coffee Basket (Rae Dunn Coffee Set: 2 ceramic mugs, 2 travel cups, cookie jar and French press).
- Select Therapy- 3 month membership to Takedown Gym ($144 value)!
- The Office Shop- Ergonomic Chair ($300 value)!
- Brainerd International Raceway- Pair of 2 tickets with VIP Starting Line Tower Seating to the Nationals Drag Races at BIR!
The greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if it was for the first time. That is the idea for Grand View Lodge's new 60 room boutique hotel North. Guests of all kinds have been staying at the resort and making memories for generations. Taking a new spin on the resort's rustic charm, North offers a unique setting and atmosphere for meeting, event spaces, and lodging accommodations. North Hotel is located on the resort's main property and nearby hub of activities. The hotel features 64 guest rooms, an expansive lobby with a grand fireplace, a lobby lounge, Brew (beer, wine and coffee bar) and check-in desk.
Everyone is invited to learn more about the Chamber and gain exposure for their business by attending this free event. Business After Hours attendees pass the microphone and introduce themselves to the group, so bring your business cards and get ready to network. Attendees are also encouraged to bring door prizes.
As a courtesy to the host, advanced registration is recommended. To make your reservation, click on the Register Online button above or call (218) 829-2838.
If you're not able to attend, join us on Facebook for a live video interview with the host at 5:30 p.m.