WASHINGTON — The Washington Chamber of Commerce will host the 59th Annual Washington Day Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at Five Points, Washington. Social time will begin at 5:30 p.m. with hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. A buffet dinner, catered by Barrack’s Cater Inn, will begin at 6:30 p.m.

The 2018 winners of the Washingtonian Award, Outstanding Business, and Business Beautification will be revealed during the banquet, along with the 3rd annual Chamber Volunteer of the Year.The evening will also include a review of what the Chamber of Commerce has done during the past year and a preview of what to expect in the coming year.

Sponsors for this year include Premier Sponsor CEFCU, and Platinum Sponsors: Heartland Bank & Trust Co., South Side Bank, Washington Community Bank, and Illinois Eye Center. Washington State Bank and Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau are Gold Sponsors; with CardConnect, IVP Plastics, McDonalds, PNC  Bank, and Five Points Washington are Silver Sponsors. 

This event is open to the general public, as well as to chamber members and their employees. The banquet also serves as the Chamber’s annual meeting. Individual tickets are $48 per person. A table of eight can be reserved for $384. Reservations are required and must be made by Feb. 16 to avoid an additional $25 per person. Make your plans now to attend this annual banquet. To make reservations, or to receive more information, contact the Chamber office at (309) 444-9921 or email info@washingtoncoc.com.