Come enjoy all that Antioch, IL has to offer!
COVID-19 Update: The Antioch Chamber continues to plan for our upcoming Summer, Fall and Holiday Events for 2020. Notices will be posted here if cancellations are Government Mandated and any monies paid to the Antioch Chamber will be refunded. Tickets are currently on sale for our Events.
Fostering business and civic success and creating fun community events.
The Antioch Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Antioch's hard-working business owners host a wide-array of community events for people of all ages to enjoy! View more information about our upcoming events or offerings below or in the side navigation!
PLEASE NOTE: We are working remotely due to damage our office suffered with a vehicular accident. Brochures, Community Guides and local information may be found at either:
Edward Jones, located at 921 Main Street or
JJ Blinkers Jokes Magic & Costume Shoppe, located at 896 Main Street.
Both are located in the heart of Downtown Antioch, IL. You can notify the Antioch Chamber through this website or via phone at 847-395-2233.
Snowmen on the Chain!!
The Antioch Chamber announces the return of our Charity Public Art Program! In 2020, we will host SNOWMEN ON THE CHAIN (of Lakes)!
CALL FOR ARTISTS!
The Antioch Chamber is accepting artist applications and designs for this year's Charity Public Art Program SNOWMEN ON THE CHAIN (of Lakes). ARTISTS-CLICK HERE for complete information and application.
Visit Antioch for Shopping, Entertainment, and Recreation!
Please browse through the links to the left to find a wide assortment of businesses, services, events, and promotions available to you. Antioch's Historic Downtown is filled with quaint shops and eateries. Plus, Antioch boasts over 50+ days of free, family fun throughout the year! Antioch is Authentic by Nature!
Speed Networking Luncheon
Join us for our next Speed Networking Luncheon on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM (Regional Connections). Participate in multiple small groups in table-to-table networking and get connected with Members from other Chambers! This Multi-Chamber/Multi-State Networking Event is designed to connect people from around Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin and is beneficial to everyone doing business between Milwaukee and Chicago and for those who would like to do more business!
Off to the Races! Join Us! NEW DATE
-NEW DATE: SEPTEMBER 5, 2020--LADIES join our Derby Hat Day w/After Party and Watch the Derby on Saturday -September 5, 2020!! Wear your Hat or Fascinator and enter our Hat Contest for a chance to Win-Place-Show! Plus you'll have a chance to win more than $500 in Prizes!
Then it is OFF TO THE RACES as you visit all of our participating shops for your chance to complete your Trivia Derby Race Form for more chances to Win-Place-Show at the After Party (enjoy Pizza and Salad at the Party).
Arts & Crafts for Magical Crafters
Magical Crafters, join us for Wizards Weekend Day on June 20, 2020. There is no normal Summer or Fall AC Faire scheduled for 2020, just a MAGICAL CRAFT FAIRE!. If you specialize in wizard crafts, please click and learn more!
Wizards Weekend Day
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2020--SAVE THE DATE!
THANK YOU to all magical and non magical people who made Antioch, IL's 3rd Annual Wizard Weekend Day in downtown Antioch a Magical Success! Plans are underway for 2020,. Please wave your wand here for more information.
Antioch's Taste of Summer Festival
July 16-19, 2020 is the date for Antioch's Taste of Summer! Join us for four days of Food, Music, Carnival and Shopping at Antioch's Taste of Summer Festival.
Families with Special Needs Carnival
The Antioch Chamber and All Around Amusements are proud to host a private time to allow families with special needs children to enjoy the carnival rides at Antioch's Taste -FREE OF CHARGE During this special time, the Taste is closed, but these families will enjoy their time in a relaxed, quiet venue. Special Needs Families please join us on Friday, July 17, 2020 from 1-3 pm.
A big THANK YOU to Raymond Chevrolet-Kia for their Grand Sponsorship of the Antioch Chamber Holiday Programs in 2019!
Kringle's Village Tour
Raymond Chevrolet-Kia, Proud Sponsor!
Kringle's Christmas Village Indoor Showroom is located at #510 Orchard Street (the Piggly Wiggly Plaza opposite end, past the restaurants). In 2019, Kringle will be on display the day after Thanksgiving Day thru New Year's Day. Free admission 10 am till 8 pm daily thanks to the generous sponsorship of Raymond Chevrolet-Kia of Antioch!
Dicken's Holiday Village
Raymond Chevrolet-Kia, Proud Sponsor!
In 2019, Dickens Holiday Village will be both outdoors and indoors for easy viewing. Enjoy re-imagined handcrafted Dickens characters, made by our volunteer artists which will be on display as a public art program that is free for everyone to enjoy! Dickens will be outside on the sidewalks of Downtown Antioch (24/7) and also some Dickens Scenes will have their own showroom inside of our Kringle Christmas Village! Take a self-guided tour with one of our Dickens Walking Brochure Maps or reserve a tour guide for groups of 20+. Free admission thanks to the generous sponsorship of Raymond Chevrolet-Kia of Antioch!
Gift Certificates Make the Perfect Gift!
The Antioch Chamber Gift Certificates are redeemable at 200+ businesses in Antioch and our surrounding communities.
These Gift Certificates are available in $5 and $20 denominations.
Antioch's Historic Shopping Brochure
Antioch's Historic Shopping Brochure is perfect for walking and browsing. To view a 2020 Shopping Brochure of Antioch's authentic, old-fashioned downtown click below. This Shopping Brochure is produced annually. Please remember that new businesses are popping up throughout the year and may not be reflected.
Antioch's Historical Keepsake Ornaments
In celebration of the Village of Antioch's 125th Birthday, the Antioch Chamber has produced two handcrafted ornaments representing 1892-2017. There is a limited supply, so purchase yours before they run out. The acrylic ornament is $12 and the wooden ornament is $17.
These ornaments are available for sale at: Antioch Parks Department, Heartland Bank, Inspired Home LLC., JJ Blinkers Joke, Magic & Costume Shoppe, Lakes Region Historical Society, Selinas Secrets, St. Ignatius Church, and Wilmot Heritage Antiques & Gifts.