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Annual Events

Enjoy Our Annual Events

The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce holds a number of annual events that celebrate the successes of local businesses and give our members an opportunity to network and mingle. Browse our list of annual events below:
  • $10,000 Cash Raffle - Kick-off in February, Drawing in May 6th 2016 at the conclusion of the GTCC Annual Banquet & Kentucky Derby Party
  • Annual Banquet - May 6th
  • Spring Swing Indoor Putt Golf Tournament March 5th 2016
  • Chillifest - October 1st and 2nd 2016
  • Business After Hours: Usually the 3rd Wednesday of each month, from 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM at the host's place of business. Members will receive an email or courtesy reminder every month before the event

Celebrate Our Successes

The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor its outstanding members with our Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies to celebrate new beginnings, and our Member of the Quarter Award, which pays tribute to outstanding businesses in our community.

Our Member of the Quarter Award includes newspaper and radio advertising valued at approximately $500. You can download nomination guidelines and the nomination forms for Boss of the Year and for the Outstanding Citizen of the Year.

Our Ribbon Cuttings
Audrey's Boutique & Luxuries
640 N. Webster St., Taylorville, IL 62568

A Classic Bouquet
321 N. Madison St., Taylorville, IL 62568

Re-Threads Consignment Shop
320 N. Walnut St., Taylorville, IL 62568

The Wooden Flower
1111 W. Spresser St., Taylorville, IL 62568
(217) 494-7559

Aaron's Sales & Lease
714 Springfield Rd., Taylorville, IL 62568

Viddy's Cab & Limo Service
1104 W. Spresser St., Taylorville, IL 62568

Member of the Quarter
Our Member of the 1st Quarter for 2013: Little Luxuries
On May 8, 2013 Little Luxuries was awarded as the selection of Member of the 1st Quarter 2013. In honor of this award, a coffee & donuts reception was held at Little Luxuries 115 S. Washington St., Taylorville, IL. 62568. Our congratulations to Little Luxuries!

They support the Chamber in our mission to make Taylorville a "Great Place to Live, Work, Shop, Play, and Visit". Their staff and management are active in our community supporting many local charities and causes. We're PROUD to honor Little Luxuries as our Member of the Quarter.

Our Member of the Quarter Award includes newspaper and radio advertising valued at $500.

Learn More About Our Nominations

A Company or an organization can be nominated for any of the following:
  • Company growth
  • Special recognition in its Industry
  • New location/building or expansion
  • Key contribution to the community or chamber
  • Special event or anniversary
  • New ownership
  • Economic impact
  • Member in good standing
  • Nominations expire after 1 year – they may be re-submitted
  • No member may be selected more than once in 5 years
Companies or organizations can be nominated by:
  • Other businesses
  • Employees
  • Chamber Board Members
  • Self-Nomination
Coffee and donuts will be provided at the Chamber Member of the Quarter place of business from 8:00 -9:00 a.m. on the 4th Wednesday of the month.

Special Recognition for the Chamber Member of the Quarter:
  • A framed certificate 
  • Special mention on Chamber Chat 
  • Picture in the Breeze-Courier 
  • 5-30 second announcements on all three Miller Media Group Radio Stations 
  • A $50.00 GTCC Gift Certificate 
  • Recognition at the Annual Banquet
Deadline For Nominations: 
March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31

Learn More About Our Quarterly Committee

Dan Raab-Chair
Taylorville Memorial Hospital
201 E. Pleasant St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
(217) 824-1600 Fax 824-1608

Jenni Stephens
Taylorville Estates
705 S. Houston St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
(217) 824-2222 Fax 824-2325

Brad Davis 
Edward Jones 
113 E. Bidwell
Taylorville, IL 62568
(217) 287-2663 Fax 866-462-1710

Brenda Roberts
Anderson Jewelers
121 S. Washington St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
(217)824-5454 Fax 824-5207

Kent Richardson
Palmer Bank
PO Box 78
Taylorville, IL 62568
(217) 824-2265

Past Recipients of Member of the Quarter

First Quarter 2012 Siegrist Builders-Monte Siegrist
Fourth Quarter 2011 Angelo’s Pizza
Third Quarter 2011 Taylorville Food Center
Second Quarter 2011 Marketing Alternatives Inc.
First Quarter 2011 Cottage Rose Gift Shop

Fourth Quarter 2010 GSI
Third Quarter 2010 Palmer Bank
Second Quarter 2010 Anderson Jewelers
First Quarter 2010 Walmart Supercenter

Fourth Quarter 2009 Northside Veterinary Clinic
Third Quarter 2009 New Wave Communications 
Second Quarter 2009 Kentucky Fried Chicken
First Quarter 2009 Waste Management

Fourth Quarter 2008 Lighthouse Learning Center
Third Quarter 2008 Consolidated Communications
Second Quarter 2008 Spurling Title Inc.
First Quarter 2008 U of I Extension Office

Fourth Quarter 2007 Ahlstrom Filtration
Third Quarter 2007 McDonald’s & the Davis Family
Second Quarter 2007 Miller Media
First Quarter 2007 In Good Taste

Fourth Quarter 2006 Jensen Home Furnishings 
Third Quarter 2006 Taylorville Home Source
Second Quarter 2006 Battery Specialists + Golf Cars
First Quarter 2006 Taylorville RV & Marine

Fourth Quarter 2005 St. Vincent Memorial Hospital
Third Quarter 2005 Taylorville Tourism Council
Second Quarter 2005 Marsango, Inc.
First Quarter 2005 Market Street Inn

Fourth Quarter 2004 Christian County Farm Bureau
Third Quarter 2004 Lilly Signs
Second Quarter 2004 Advanced Title Group
First Quarter 2004 Peoples Bank & Trust

Fourth Quarter 2003 Senior Citizens of Christian County
Third Quarter 2003 Taylorville Community School District
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