With its hometown atmosphere, an ideal mix of community enterprises and welcoming residents; New Hampton is enhanced by the efforts of the New Horizons-Chamber to enrich the quality of life for all people in New Hampton and Chickasaw County.We will do this by encouraging and implementing social and economic activities, which create a sense of home and community vitality.
In addition, downtown New Hampton will be recognized as the heart of this community with a variety of locally-owned establishments,strong professional businesses and customer service oriented employees.It will be a destination for local consumers where they will be able to obtain necessary goods and services conveniently.
Special events, promotions and other social gatherings will be safe, inexpensive, high quality and family oriented.Citizens and visitors will attend these events to meet new people and be with their neighbors, friends, family and co-workers.Events like Heartland Days and Ridiculous Days will serve as the main attractions.Other monthly gatherings like Business after Hours and Coffee &Conversation allow business professionals networking opportunities.Activities that promote the retail industry and draw shoppers include Ridiculous Day and the bi-annual New Hampton Home Show. Mini concerts, Ladies it's Your Day and a Chamber Golf Tournament all benefit the community of New Hampton.
The citizens of New Hampton are proud of their hometown, thus there is an emphasis on historical preservation and beautification of Main Street.This pride in the past and a vision for the future will play an active role in sustaining current businesses, accommodating new businesses and attracting tourists.