From:                                   Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce <>

Sent:                                    Friday, July 1, 2016 12:09 PM


Subject:                                Keep It Local this July 4th - Special Edition!



Chamber E-Press Express ·

850.678.2323 · 7.1.16






Monday, July 4th Events


City of Valparaiso's 4th of July Celebration at Lincoln Park Itinerary:

6:15 - Registration for the 5K Duathlon and 5K walk begins.

7:00 - 5K Duathlon - 2M Swim begins. 7:05 - 5K Walk begins.

7:45 - Family Fun Run registration (near Lincoln Park boat ramp).

8:00 - The Family Fun Run begins. 

9:20 - Registration for the 3.2K Paddle Board Race.

10:00 - The Paddleboard Race begins.

12 noon - 8 p.m. - Various family activities in Lincoln Park. 

Dusk - Twin Cities 4th of July Fireworks Show.



Fireworks to start around 8 p.m.

The fireworks will be launched over Boggy Bayou from the city's custom-made barge anchored between Lincoln Park in Valparaiso and Lions Park in Niceville. Pre-show music, emanating from large speakers on the barge. The music is heard from both Lion's Park in Niceville and Lincoln Park in Valparaiso.


The most popular places for public viewing of the annual fireworks show are Lincoln Park, Lions Park, and the Turkey Creek area in Niceville. Parking is limited.


The annual fireworks show is funded by donations, fund-raising events, t-shirt sales, cookbook, aluminum can recycling, pork butt sales, and the Fireworks Trust Fund. Please click on the flyer for more information.            



Photo Contest




When you're out & about this holiday weekend, 

snap some great pictures and then share them with us!


Click here for contest overview, rules and entry.

Deadline is July 15, 2016!



Second Wednesday Breakfast

Wednesday, July 13th  |  7:30 a.m.  |  Niceville Community Center

Sponsored by: Emerald Coast Marketing & Publishing



Upcoming Events

Click on the link for more information.



Find Your Pride Foundation, Inc. - 7.20.16

424 College Boulevard, Valparaiso at 4:45 p.m.


NYP's monthly lunch meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 5th, 11:30 a.m. at the Boathouse Landing Restaurant. To RSVP please click here.


Join us July 13th, at 7:30 a.m. for our July Second Wednesday Breakfast sponsored by Emerald Coast Marketing & Publishing - held at the Niceville Community Center. 


Thursday, July 14th at 11:30 a.m. at the Chamber office. New and Renewing members are welcome to enjoy lunch and learn how to maximize your Chamber membership! Sponsored by Superior Residences of Niceville. Please RSVP by Thursday, July 7th. Click here to RSVP or call 678.2323. 


On Thursday, July 28th at 11:00 a.m., we will celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Chamber and honor area leaders. Guest speakers, award presentations, lunch, and more. Table sponsorships and tickets available here!


Click here 

for full event calendar.



60th Anniversary Celebration 

& Inaugural Civic Hall of Fame Luncheon

Join us for a walk down memory lane!

Guest Speakers ~ Lunch ~ Award Presentations


$300 Diamond Sponsorship

Reserved Table of 8, Table Sponsor Sign, Program Recognition, 

Recognition on Website, Social Media and E-Press Express 


 Click here to register for a Diamond Sponsorship or email



Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce  |  (850) 678-2323  |

1055 East John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL  32578


Reminder: Local chambers are not affiliated with the US Chamber, Florida Chamber, or any other local chamber. They are all independent organizations with independent boards.  No money from your membership with the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce goes to the US Chamber.   


Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce, 1055 East John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578



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