Ribbon Cuttings

This FREE service is offered to Chamber Member Businesses who you are celebrating a 10 year, 25 year, 50 years, 100 year business anniversary OR a Chamber Member Business who just built an addition to their business, recently expanded, or moved to a new location.

Upcoming Events

Chamber Services Provided

  • Email you the Chamber Membership email/mailing list (if requested) for you to email/mail your invitations or if requested we will provide you with actual labels for you to send out the invitations.
  • Invite the Falls News Press, West Side Leader, and Akron Beacon Journal to attend.
  • Invite the Chamber Members, Board Members, and Membership Committee/Ambassadors to attend.
  • Invite and Coordinate the date with the Mayor/City of Cuyahoga Falls, City Administration, and Councilpersons.
  • When given enough notice, invitation information is placed in the Chamber event emails and will be posted to the Chamber’s social media pages.
  • Create an event page on the Chamber Facebook business page.
  • Take a photograph at the event and EMAIL you the photo so that you can send the photo to the newspapers of your choice.
    (Falls News Press, West Side Leader or Akron Beacon Journal, etc.)
  • Post photos on the Chamber website and Chamber social media.
  • Provide to you a keepsake BIG PLASTIC pair of scissors for the photo that you may keep after the Ribbon Cutting. (Not Available for Business Reception Service.)

You are required to provide (Ribbon Cutting):

  • 10’ to 15’ long Ribbon with your business colors.
  • 5-6 pairs of extra cutting scissors to cut the ribbon.
  • Refreshments, Coffee, Sandwiches, Cookies, Cake, and Donuts, etc. (Please contact our Chamber Member caterers.)
  • Invite your own customers so they can be a part of the excitement – we encourage you to treat this as an open house.
  • Market your event to your business connections.

You are required to provide (Business Reception):

  • Refreshments, Coffee, Sandwiches, Cookies, Cake, and Donuts, etc. (Please contact our Chamber Member caterers.)
  • Invite your own customers so they can be a part of the excitement – we encourage you to treat this as an open house.
  • Market your event to your business connections.

Please Note: We need a 30-day notice on all events and we cannot guarantee anyone’s attendance at these events or that your photo will run in any of the newspapers you have submitted it to. The Chamber reserves to right to not participate in a Ribbon Cutting OR Business Reception if a valid reason is not given and does not fit the mission of the Chamber of Commerce.  We do not offer these services on Saturdays/Sundays.