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Historic Beauty

Bemidji is rich in history, and flourishing in opportunity.

Aerial View of Bemidji

Lake Days, Everyday

Explore why Bemidji is one of the fastest growing regions in Minnesota.

Bemidji’s Famous Residents

Bemidji is proud of legendary Paul Bunyan and his trusty sidekick, Babe the Blue Ox. A visit to the famous duo is a must.

Can't Miss Events

Bemidji is host to many seasonal events throughout the entire year. Including the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival.

Welcome to Bemidji, MN!

The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to Bemidji, home of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox. With innovative manufacturers, aspiring entrepreneurs and growing retail and services, the Bemidji region serves as the center for economic development for all of Northern Minnesota. Enjoy Bemidji’s breathtaking natural beauty by enjoying over 400 lakes and 400,000 acres of forest.

Paul Bunyan Dr. NW business feedback drive

Your input is needed about proposed street improvements for Paul Bunyan Drive. As we know it today, the majority of our Chamber members are opposed to projects as proposed. We are collecting feedback to share additional perspective with MNDoT about proposed improvements to Highway 197 from Gillette Ave. to Bemidji Drive. Your response to this brief, 5-minute survey is requested by August 15.

Young Professionals Network

Mission: Engage and connect dedicated young professionals to embrace and accelerate personal and professional growth by offering a sense of belonging within the business community, diverse meaningful connections and leadership opportunities.

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HR Connections

This member opportunity will help provide the conduit to bring businesses together routinely as an open forum of communication to HR issues, talent recruitment and retention, identify our workforce gaps and much more.

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Bemidji Area Business Women

Join this group to connect with success-minded business women in an inspirational, empowering and collaborative environment that fosters an exchange of skills, knowledge and resources for personal and business growth.

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