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Fastest Growing
City in Virginia*

Work and Life In Balance

Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Harrisonburg is the ideal location for business owners seeking a balance between work and life.  As a college town, Harrisonburg enjoys all the arts and amenities of a big city combined with the ease, recreation and charm of a small city.  Harrisonburg continually receives national recognition, including:

Ranked #6 in America’s Favorite Towns
– Travel & Leisure, 2016

Named one of America’s Top 10 Mountain Bike Towns – National Geographic Society, 2015

Ranked #32 in the nation for Best Small Places for Business & Careers – Forbes, 2015

Named the Best Place to be a Millennial – Blue Ridge Outdoors, 2014

Ranked #2 safest metro area in the South – FBI Crime Stats, 2015

Named 1 of the 10 Most Exciting Places in Virginia – Movoto, 2015

Honored with the 2014 Great American Main Street Award – National Main Street Center, 2014

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The next Entrepreneurial Spark Speaker Series is January 12th at 4:30. Our speaker will be Kyle Byrd. Kyle is a JMU graduate who went on to appear on Shark Tank. Come hear about his entrepreneurial journey and meet some cool folks. We'll again be in the cozy confines of Ruby's Lounge. More details to come....
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Chamber’s 100th Anniversary Dinner

January 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm

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