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Charm and convenience make Park Ridge a great place to shop.  One-of-a-kind boutiques,  family-owned restaurants,  famous-name specialty stores and popular chain dining spots are all here in a variety of comfortable settings, from classic, walkable Uptown and South Park to convenient Village Green and Higgins Corridor areas. Professionals (dentists, doctors, etc.) and service retailers (hair salons, day spas and more) are also plentiful in Park Ridge, and so are business-to-business services.  Park Ridge has a healthy household income but we’re smart shoppers – and we shop locally first!

The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce, founded in 1929, is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to:

  • provide leadership and support to our community's business, professional and service organizations
  • promote local shopping
  • strengthen local businesses to enhance the quality of life in our community.


For more information on why to join, where to shop and much more, please explore this website designed for both businesses and consumers.

Still have questions?  Call our friendly executive director, Gail Haller, at 847.825.3121.

Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068

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Young Professionals Network at Moretti's

- Thursday, July 19, 2018
Beautiful weather plus dinner, drinks, and networking made the perfect evening for the Park Ridge Chamber's Young Professionals Group. The group enjoyed a relaxing night on the patio of Moretti's Edison Park on Wednesday, July 18 as they shared stories, swapped business cards, and formed new relationships.  ...Continue Reading

Canopies on Courtland Expo

- Monday, July 16, 2018
Local businesses provided demos and freebies at the Chamber's Canopies on Courtland Business Expo which took place during The Taste of Park Ridge! Hundreds of families came to participate in all of the fun festivities.  ...Continue Reading

Cruisin' Park Ridge has record turnout

- Monday, July 9, 2018
Cruisin' Park Ridge had one of its best turnouts ever on Friday, July 6. Cool weather brought even cooler cars and hundreds of families flocked to the Park Ridge Chamber's summer car show. A special shout out to Serendipity for a lively performance last night!  ...Continue Reading

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    July 24, 2018 Board of Directors Monthly Meeting from (08:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
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    Time:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Park Ridge Non-Profit Center, Park Ridge, IL -60068


    This is the active, hands-on culmination of Chamber involvement.
     
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Park Ridge, a great place to shop

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Did you know - when you shop with local merchants, more of your money stays close to home; supporting the parks, recreation centers, libraries and other things that make this community a great place to live. Small local businesses are the largest employer nationally and in our community, provide the most jobs to residents. Park Ridge is located 14 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, in a key geographic location close to O'Hare Airport, major expressways and rail transportation. It has a strong small-town, hometown charm, with cupolas, church spires and the 100-foot tower of the historic Art Deco Pickwick Theatre defining its unique skyline.