Press Release - Special Event Funding
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 12 April, 2023 - Red River, NM. The Red River NM Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that they have been awarded three generous allotments for Special Event Funding from the Town of Red River. The funds will be put towards the Chamber's 2023 76th Annual 4th of July Celebration and Parade ($3,000.00); 2023 18th Annual Oktoberfest ($8,000.00); and the 2024 19th Annual Vino in the Valley: Red River Art & Wine Festival ($10,000.00). The Chamber of Commerce, which represents members businesses in Red River, along the NM 38 corridor, and throughout the Enchanted Circle, is committed to providing high quality, memorable events in Red River, NM, for locals and visitors alike. Since 2021 the Chamber has diversified its focus from an events-focused organization to a hybrid of events and member-services based organization, the Chamber has been able to hone in on the quality and variety of activities available at each of the events offered. In addition to bringing in additional tax dollars to Red River, the Chamber is constantly pushing itself to offer more at each event it hosts. This year, the Chamber is working diligently to ensure that their events will be even more festive than in the past, with the reintroduction of live music to all events, and the carefully curated selection of quality vendors that have been invited to join in the celebrations. The Chamber is extremely grateful and appreciative of the Town of Red River for their generous support. The Town's commitment to the community is evident in the continued funding of these special events, and the Chamber of Commerce looks forward to providing top notch events for years to come.