48th Annual Chamber Banquet to Include 3 Special Guests

Norfolk, NE – 3 special guests are set to headline The Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce’s 48th annual banquet in Norfolk on April 6. Clete Blakeman, Jasmine Fuelberth, and Abby Nicole, all with ties to the Norfolk area, will be featured during the awards banquet which is presented by Nucor, Norfolk Iron & Metal, and Marathon Press.

Clete Blakeman is an attorney in Omaha and a referee in the National Football League. He grew up in Norfolk and, in 2016, was the head referee for Superbowl 50.

Jasmine Fuelberth is the current Miss Nebraska USA and a Norfolk native. She will be representing Nebraska in the nationally televised Miss USA 2017 pageant this year.

Abby Nicole is a singer/songwriter from the Norfolk area. She just released her second single on ITunes and has performed in several states. Abby will be moving to Nashville to pursue her music career later this year.

Event Director, Jarad Dahlkoetter says this year’s banquet will be inspiring and fun.

“We have a wonderful night planned for everyone with a few surprises,” Says Dahlkoetter, “This is not only a night to celebrate the hard work of our business community but to celebrate the exciting year ahead.”

The banquet will feature a social, dinner presentation, and awards ceremony at the DeVent center on April 6. For tickets, please call the Norfolk Area Chamber at 402-371-4862 or visit norfolkareachamber.com.