The Portland Area Chamber of Commerce is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of Portland and surrounding area.

Provide promotion to the economic, civic, commercial, cultural, industrial and educational interests of the area. 



To learn more about buisness membership, check out the information below and see how you, too, can make a difference in the community.


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Event Invitation


Red Mill Community Day - 3rd Annual

Join the Portland Community with hosts Friends of the Red Mill for a fantastic day of FREE family fun including:


Portland Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase 9a-5pm


Food treats & delights through the whole day - breakfast to evening snacks from a variety of vendors.


Kid Zone - all day games and activities hosted by Epic Church.


Craft Show - over 60 crafters 9a-5pm


Live Music - Old Timers Band 9am -2pm


Celebrity Dunk Tank - 9a-5p


DJ Entertainment -Trivia & Karaoke 2-6pm


Inflatable Obstacle Course brought by Army National Guard 9a-5pm

Barn Dance - Kick-n-Style Line Dancing, Learn and join in! 6-9pm

Demonstrations - wood carving, saw mill & more

Mill Tours - by Portland Area Historical Society

Old Red Mill Farmer's Market -8a to 1pm

Vision Screening (free) hosted by Lyons Muir Lions Club


Date: August 25, 2018


Time: 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM EDT






450 Water Street - Portland MI 

Water Street from Morse St to Plant Dr. will be CLOSED.

Vendors ONE WAY entrance -drop off - park or exit: Enter Pleasant St. from Grand River Ave. At Pleasant & Water St make a RIGHT - check in & furhter direction in this area. 

PARKING Public - at Bouge Flats and adjacent city streets


PARKING Vendor - follow Morse Dr to grass area (volunteers available to assist)

Contact: Pam Minkley 517-526-0513


Fees/Admissions: FREE

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The Portland Area Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all of the generous sponsors for this years 4th of July fireworks:

Signature Sponsor and Co-Sponsor:
- City of Portland DDA


Platinum Sponsor:





Gold Sponsor:

- Fleis and Vanderbrinl
- Portland Products
- Tom's Food Center

Silver Sponsor:
- Cook Brothers
- Duff Chadwick and Associates
- ESI Heating and Cooling
- Fabiano's River House
- Frosty Boy/Peppermint Twist
- Health Source Physical Therapy
- Ward's Construction
- Madarang Hoort and Associates, PLC
- Keusch's Super Service
- Lehman Funeral Homes
- Lites Plus
- Mount Hope Church
- Portland Party Store
- Portland Veterinary Service
- Roger Miller, DDS
- Wagon Wheel/Meadow Bowl
- Goose Creek Tree Farm
- Ward's Garage

Thank these fine businesses when you see them and be sure to SHOP LOCALLY!


Monday, August 13, 2018

Wagon Wheel American Grill

7888 W. Grand River Ave.

Portland, MI 48875

12:00 noon

All welcome!


This is a great opportunity to visit with federal, state, and local leaders, ask questions and enjoy lunch with friends.



CONGRATULATIONS to the owners of the Wagon Wheel All American Grill, Chopper and Jonda Schrauben, for winning the Good Neighbor Award through the Michigan Restaurant Association! 

They will be representing Michigan for the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation competition this year for all of their hard work in raising over $110,000 just in the last 3 years for local non profits.

And the winners are . . .
2017 PACC Annual
Business Awards
Citizen of the Year:
John Novara
Business of the Year:
The Gerald Brown Lifetime Business Achievement Award:
Mike Lehman
Special Recognition and Thank You:
Pastor Marilyn Danielson and Father Larry King

Pictured (left to right): Tom Antaya - Gerald Brown Lifetime Business Achievement Award Nominee, Kathy Ness - Outgoing Chamber President, Mike Lehman - Gerald Brown Lifetime Business Achievement Award Winner, Pastor Marilyn Danielson and Father Larry King - Special Recognition, John Novara - Citizen of the Year Award Winner, Margery Briggs - Citizen of the Year Nominee, Jamie and Tom St Amour (Chocolate Moose) - Business of the Year Nominee and Riccardo Biella (not pictured - Olivera's) - Business of the Year Winner.

Thank you for visiting the Portland Area Chamber of Commerce website. Take a peek at all of our pages. 

Unable to find what you are looking for on this site? Click Here to go to our Contact Us page for a quick response. 


Remember to save gas by shopping locally. We have some really remarkable business owners in our city. The Chamber highly recommends that you view all of our Chamber Business Members and make sure they are the first on your list, as they are on ours!


Click here to see our Current Business Members list.

Portland Area Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 303

Portland, Michigan  48875

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2018 Events

Business After Hours:

March 22, 2018

4:30-6:30 p.m. 

VFW Post 4090

Portland Mi.


Independence Day Celebration:

July 3rd - Fireworks at dusk.

July 4th - Parade at 10:00 a.m.

Golf scramble:

Cancelled for 2018


Fall Community Expo:

Partner with the Red Mill

Aug. 25, 2018



Breakfast With Santa:Dec. 8, 2018


Annual Awards Dinner:

Monday, Jan. 14, 2019


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