Downtown Needs Survey
The Downtown Development Association, a committee of the Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce, is working to revitalize downtown Thief River Falls. To aid in our efforts we are looking to gain public input to help us better understand what we downtown Thief River Falls needs. Please consider taking the survey. To take the survey, please click here.
Crazy Days is scheduled for Saturday, August 5 in downtown Thief River Falls! To register as a vendor, click here for vendor information and forms. In 2016, over 70 businesses, vendors and Farmers Market vendors participated in the event. Below is a full schedule of events, including Crazy Days, happening RiverFest Weekend.
Downtown Cleanup Day
The TRF Downtown Development Association will host Downtown Cleanup Day Thursday, May 11, 2017. The public, along with business owners, are invited to roll up their sleeves and participate.
Those interested in participating are asked to meet at Budget, located at 101 3rd Street East, at 6 p.m. Downtown Cleanup Day will consist of sweeping, pulling weeds, picking up garbage and accessing areas of downtown. Those participating may bring their own broom, dust pan or shovel. Afterwards, the group will grill out to celebrate their efforts.
Group meetings for the committee will be held the following days in 2017 at 6:15 p.m. at the Evergreen Eating Emporium.
July 10 (At Sundance Dining)
If you are interested in becoming more involved with the TRFDDA, please consider joining a sub0-ommittee. See below for committee information and contact information.
Relations & Planning Committee - The relations & planning committee works to gain membership and maintain relationships with current members, the City and other organizations in Thief River Falls and the surrounding area as working to envision the future of downtown Thief River Falls. Contact: Jarrod Kalsnes, 681-3012, firstname.lastname@example.org or Trevor Swanson, 681-2608, email@example.com
Events & Marketing Committee - The events & marketing committee plans and implements the TRFDDA events including Downtown Clean Up Day, Crazy Days, Spooktacular Saturday and Small Business Business Saturday. The committee also works to promote the TRFDDA and the events. Contact: Ryan Bakken, 681-2309, firstname.lastname@example.org or Jim Dagg, 681-2900, email@example.com
For more information, contact the Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce at 218-681-3720 or firstname.lastname@example.org or contact one of the executive committee chairs.
TRFDDA Chair - Ryan Walseth, 681-4100, email@example.com
Relations and Planning Committee Chairs -
Jarrod Kalsnes, 681-3012, firstname.lastname@example.org
Trevor Swanson, 681-2608, email@example.com
Events and Marketing Chairs
Ryan Bakken, 681-2309, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim Dagg, 681-2900, email@example.com
Thank you to the following businesses and indviduals who have donated to the TRFDDA's efforts!
Border State Bank
Diamonds & Designs
Eclectic Collections & Confections/The Candy Store
Jim Dagg Insurance Agency
Legends Sporting Goods
Paint & Glass
Purdy's Shoe Store
Quotable Kids Speech & Language Clinic
River City Gifts/Northland Produce
Roger & Ardy Tunberg
S & S Rehab Products
Sundance Dining/Quality Inn
Thief River Glass
Thief River House of Prayer
Tony Dorn POS
TRF Mini Storage
Unity Bank North