BIG RAPIDS – Local entrepreneurs looking to introduce their business to students at Ferris State University now can register for a booth at this year’s Bulldog Bonanza, taking place on Wednesday, September 5th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at The University Center, located on the campus of Ferris State University.
Hosted by the Mecosta County Area Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Spectrum Health’s MedNow, Bulldog Bonanza will showcase Mecosta County businesses to more than 2,500 potential customers on campus. Bulldog Bonanza is a great marketing tool, so businesses are encouraged show their Bulldog spirit and to bring goodies, freebies, and promotional items to share with this year’s incoming and returning students.
“This is a very exciting event, “ said Jennifer Heinzman, MCACC Executive Director, “It is fast-paced and allows businesses to show off their goods or services to a lot of people in a short time; organizations and businesses come back year after year because of the ROI!”
Vendors can be creative in decorating their booths with any Ferris State University related items, displays, lights, and even costumes. (No helium balloons or promotion of alcohol or tobacco products will be permitted, including free koozies.) This is a promotional event only, actual sale of products is prohibited.
Registration fees are $75 for members of the Mecosta County Area Chamber of Commerce, $100 for non-Chamber members. Corner booths are $150 for chamber members or $200 for non-chamber members. There is a $25 charge for electric hook-ups. Fees include one table and 2 chairs.
Space is reserved on a first come, first paid basis, and space is limited. Registration ends Tuesday, Aug. 28.
Register to be a vendor by clicking HERE!
For more information, contact the Chamber at (231) 796-7649.