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Chamber banquet slated for March 12

Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce officials announced recently that their annual banquet and meeting will be held Fri., March 12, at Rivercane Park.

Tickets for the event are for sale.

Chamber officials said with COVID-19 restrictions, there will be strict seating for only 250 guests. Tickets are $60 for chamber members and $75 for non-chamber members.

Those businesses/organizations who would like to ensure they’re seated together, tables can be purchased for $400. Tables seat eight.

The annual meeting will consist of a meal of heavy hors d’oeuvres in addition to an open bar, officials said.

There will be a drawdown with tickets being drawn periodically throughout the night.

Attire for the Mardi-Gras-themed evening is business/cocktail.

Those wishing to attend need to RSVP to the chamber no later than 5 p.m. next Fri., March 5.

Additionally, the annual awards for Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year, Lifetime Business Award and Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented.