Back Mountain Chamber sets Mardi Gras Dinner for Feb. 9

For Dallas Post | January 27th, 2016 2:34 pm

For Dallas Post

DALLAS — The Back Mountain Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Mardi Gras Award Dinner 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at The Appletree Terrace in Dallas.

This year, a decision has been made to expand the awards given. The chamber hopes to recognize some of the “great stars” in the Back Mountain community. The cost is $40 per person and includes appetizers, a buffet dinner, dessert, beer, wine and nonalcoholic beverages. A cash bar will also be available.

The following award winners have been announced:

• Entrepreneur of the Year: Metz Culinary Management

• Volunteer of the Year: Royal Sutton

• Pride of Place for Restoration, Renovation: Beaumont Inn

• Pride of Place for Interior Design: Misericordia University

• Woman of Excellence: Sen. Lisa Baker

• New and Emerging Business: North Slope Brewing Company

• Hometown Business of the Year: Fino’s Pharmacy

• Small Business of the Year: Red Leaf Salad Company

• Best Customer Service: Dunkin Donuts

• Non-Profit Organization: Hillside Farms

• Community Involvement: FNCB

• Business of the Year: Valentine’s Jewelry

For more information or to register, contact the chamber at 570-675-9380 or email

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