The Billings Chamber is excited to announce its third annual, Ag Celebration Week, January 23-27, presented by Yellowstone Valley Electric Cooperative, giving recognition to the numerous impacts that agriculture has on our daily lives. The 2023 Ag Celebration Week celebrates the hardworking farmers, ranchers, and agribusinesses that are the backbone of Montana’s leading industry. This week-long event is designed to bridge the gap between urban and rural through ag education, industry spotlights, and more!
Learn how to engage with the Billings Chamber, win prizes, learn more about the agriculture industry, and support the area’s many agri-businesses. Follow our host, Courtney Kibblewhite, Vice President of Northern Broadcasting, as she guides our awareness of this leading industry.
Follow Charlie and Russell as they Explore Billings
Yellowstone County Museum is home to Charlie and Russell, the famous two-headed calf. Visit the museum to learn more and purchase your own plush version of Charlie and Russell. Throughout the week you can follow Charlie and Russell as they visit local businesses that support the ag industry. If you guess where they are, you could win a gift card.
Fun Facts about the Ag Industry
A major part of Ag Celebration Week is to raise awareness and educate consumers on this amazing industry. There will be daily posts on the Billings Chamber’s social media channels as they shed some light on all the ag industry offers.
Interviews with Announcers at KGHL
Tune into KGHL (AM790 and 94.7FM) to hear announcers Nick Tyler and Taylor Brown interview Ag Celebration Week Sponsors, our Ag Excellence Award recipient, and other leaders from the industry.
Ag Appreciation Celebration Banquet
Come one, come all to wrap up Ag Celebration with a bang! The Ag Celebration Banquet, presented by Yellowstone Valley Electric Cooperative, is about commemoration, admiration, and gratitude for agriculture. At this annual event, attendees will enjoy a steak dinner with all the fixings, local entertainment, front porch conversations with industry leaders, and ample time for cocktails and conversations with fellow ag producers, agribusinesses, and ag enthusiasts. Hear from Ag Industry Leaders and honor this year’s Agriculture Excellence Award recipient.
Bring your friends and neighbors to join us Friday, January 27th at the MetraPark Pavilion from 5:00-9:00 pm!
Register today for only $700 for a table of ten!
The Billings Chamber is excited for you to participate in this exciting week-long celebration! Don’t miss the opportunity to learn, engage, win prizes, and show appreciation for this incredible industry and its people.
If you are looking for ways to be involved, please email Alyssa@billingschamber.com.
See you January 23th – 27th!