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Tickets are now on sale for the O’Fallon Chamber’s 5th Annual Taste of Vegas casino night presented by Krey Distributing on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The event will take place at the Christy Banquet Center located at 9000 Veterans Memorial Pkwy in O'Fallon, Missouri.
This black tie optional evening will begin at 6:00 p.m. with food samplings from the area’s finest establishments along with wine, beer and spirit tastings. Then from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. attendees will be able to try their luck on several casino style games that will be available, including Black Jack, Poker/Texas Hold'em, Craps, and Roulette. Guest will then be able to trade in their winnings for raffle tickets for a chance to win some great prizes that will be drawn at 10:30 p.m. concluding the evening.
“Casino nights are a great way to try out games that you normally wouldn’t play at a traditional casino. There is no experience needed and no pressure, so you can really have fun!” says Sara Henderson, staff organizer for the event.
This year’s participating restaurants include: The Brass Rail, Christy Banquet Center, Krey Distributing, Las Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, LongHorn Steakhouse, Quintessential Catering, Sugarfire Smokehouse, Susie G's, Tucanos Brazilian Grill, and Walnut Grill.
The Taste of Vegas event will truly make you feel as if you’re in the heart of Las Vegas and will draw a mix of area residents and business people. General Admission is $45 per person and includes tastings from O'Fallon's finest restaurants, drinks, 2 raffle entries, gaming chips, and live entertainment with dancing. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 636-240-1818 or online at www.OFallonChamber.org/Casino. No one under 21 will be admitted and tickets will not be sold the evening of the event.
Sponsors include: Krey Distributing, Branham Electric, Country Side Carpets Flooring America
Extreme Electical, Jose'peños Mexican Restaurant, Spectrum Business, Progress West Hospital, Promotions Pronto, City of O'Fallon, American Eagle Credit Union, Favazza & Associates, Great Southern Bank, KFAV 99.9 FM, and KSLQ 104.5 FM.
Casino night proceeds benefit the mission of the O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries: The O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries is committed to promoting the economic vitality of O’Fallon and the St. Charles County Region by engaging its members in networking and educational opportunities, while advocating for pro-business public policy.
On behalf of the Board of Directors, we would like to thank you for your continued support of the O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries. Your Chamber had a great year in 2016, not only because of the recognition we received but also in the action steps accomplished that bring us further along in our 2020 Strategic Plan. We are pleased to present to you our 2016 Annual Report in this short video.
Meet Joyce Gamble with First State Bank...
Joyce is the Branch Manager and Business Development Officer of the O’Fallon and Lake St. Louis offices of First State Bank. She grew up in Belleville, Illinois, and attended Southwestern Illinois College and Canon Trust School at the University of Notre Dame. Joyce has more than 30 years of experience in the banking industry. She joined First State Bank almost two years ago with the goal of providing superior customer service while growing the O’Fallon and Lake St. Louis branch locations.
Joyce lives in the community she serves. As a resident of Lake Saint Louis for more than 16 years, Joyce and her husband, Steve, and daughter, Hannah, enjoy caring for their three dogs, two cats, and two thoroughbred horses.
Like First State Bank, Joyce is committed to growing our community. She is involved with several local nonprofit organizations, including Rebuilding Together-St. Louis (an organization that helps to improve the lives of low-income homeowners) and Unlimited Play (a nonprofit that builds playgrounds to promote health and wellness for all children). She also currently serves as the Secretary for the O’Fallon Lions Club and has held leadership roles in the O’Fallon Business Builders BNI group in the recent past.
Joyce is proud to be a part of the O’Fallon Chamber of Commerce. The connections and friends that she has met through the organization are invaluable.
Joyce joined First State Bank in 2015. She is dedicated to providing an exceptional level of customer service by helping clients find the financial products and services that best meet their unique needs. In the next five years she aspires to continue exceeding customer expectations while growing First State Bank’s O’Fallon and Lake Saint Louis branches with the areas they serve.
First State Bank is a full-service, independent community bank that has served the financial needs of St. Charles for nearly 150 years with a full portfolio of personal and business checking products, mortgage loan options, and commercial lending programs. The bank builds the community through beneficial relationships, valuable products and services, and an expertise and stability on which customers can rely.
The bank serves customers through five branch locations in St. Charles, O’Fallon, Lake Saint Louis, and Chesterfield as well as mortgage offices in St. Charles, Chesterfield, Lake of the Ozarks, Kansas City, and Scottsdale, AZ.
First State Bank has been voted the Best Bank, Best Mortgage Company, Best Loan Company, and Best Financial Planners by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch-Suburban Journals for 2016 and several years in the past. For more information about First State Bank, visit www.fsbfinancial.com.
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