The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to making our hometown a better place to live and work. We interface with local, state and federal governments, civic organizations, non-profits and any other groups that participate in the decision making processes that impact the region.

We are especially concerned with representing the interests of the business and professional community in the pursuit of economic development.

As a Historic Community, The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce has a unique interest in helping preserve significant buildings and sites while working to bring new jobs and business opportunities to our residents.

Chambers are a valuable information and contact resource for visitors, new residents, and new or relocating businesses. Along with our members, we work together to achieve our goals individually and collectively.

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Membership Benefits Include:

Chamber Office - Open weekdays (8am - 5pm) to serve the needs of our members and other interested parties.

Website - The Chamber's website is exciting, informative and interactive. You will want to visit our website often to find the most current information on activites and news within our businesses and community. We continue to work together as a community to promote Dade City tourism, business development and relocation through our website. Members of the Chamber are included in a database that can be searched by name, category or keyword.

Inquiries and Brochure Distribution - We get your information out to your prospects in our mailings or when they visit our office. Be sure to keep the display rack in our lobby stocked with your updated brochures, pamphlets, information and business cards! Also be sure to make sure our staff knows all the latest happenings with your business so they can keep the public informed. We refer ONLY OUR MEMBERS.

Official Community Guide & Business Directory - A detailed database that is available in print and on our website with direct links to your website. Up to 5000 printed directories are requested and distributed annually. Our Directory is referred to as "OUR TELEPHONE BOOK".

Dade City Map - We distribute 7500 maps of Dade City annually. Members are the only advertisers authorized to participate in this extended shelf-life print advertising opportunity.

Monthly Newsletter - The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce website includes the printed monthly newsletter in an all digital version. As a member we hope you will take full advantage of our offer to include your news, your insert in our printed newsletter and our digital version. Please remember the news you read in our monthly newsletter comes only from "you" (our members). 

Ribbon Cuttings & Open House Festivities - Get the most out of your Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting that let's everyone in town know that you are open for business and also a chamber member. We'll help you with the publicity and recognition that is so important for all new businesses.

Networking Opportunities - Monthly Chamber Breakfasts, Open Houses and Ribbon Cuttings are great ways to meet other motivated business people and create the synergy that leads to prosperity. As a host for a networking function you can introduce or reintroduce your business to some of the most influential business leaders in our community.

Special Events - We pride ourselves on the quality and attendance of the memorable events that we sponsor and produce each year. Volunteers are always welcomed and appreciated for their effort and commitment to making Dade City a special place for our neighbors and many visitors.

Annual Kumquat Festival® (The Last Saturday in January)

— Monthly Cruise-In (The First Saturday of each month)

Annual Joe Keifer Chamber Golf Tournament (April)

The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet & General Meeting (June)

Magical Night Christmas Parade (The First Friday in December)



Chamber Commitees - Make a difference and get involved with special projects by volunteering for one of our commitees.

  • Ambassadors
  • Annual Joe Kiefer Golf Tournament
  • Annual Kumquat Festival®
  • Awards
  • Banquet
  • Business Development
  • Discover Dade City
  • Eduation Committee (Citizen of the Month Breakfast & Scholarships)
  • Magical Night Christmas Parade
  • Nominating
  • Public Policy

Ambassadors - We rely on some very energetic members to help us spread the word about the opportunities and benefits available to all who join The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce. It's a terrific way to meet our diverse business and professional community while helping us grow our membership.

WWW.DADECITYCHAMBER.ORG - The Chamber Website welcomes over 50,000 unique vistors each year. These visitors look at an average of six pages when they visit. In January, the website experiences an exponential surge of activity leading up to the Annual Kumquat Festival® which is held on the Last Saturday of the month. During this month almost 13,000 unique visitors look at about 5 pages each.

FREE Wireless Internet - Available at our office for all members.

Spotlight on Business - Each month we offer our members to submit a story about their business for both our printed and online newsletter.

FREE Notary Service - At our office for all members!

Discounts and Savings - Members and their employees can save money on many business and personal needs from fellow members offering discounts and savings through our "Member To Member Discount Program". Our Chamber also offers a $25 credit on membership renewal to any member who refers a new member to join. We have had members who have paid their complete membership renewal dues by referring new members.

Return on Membership Investment - Small business represents the largest segment, by number, of most local chamber membership rolls. Results in the research study by the Shapiro Group, Inc. and Market Street indicate the impact of local chamber membership on small business is very powerful.

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Member Partnership & Benefits Form

Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Openings Benefits & Helpful Hints