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Explore Menomonie Grants

Explore Menomonie Grant Opportunities

Explore Menomonie, a program of the Menomonie Area Chamber & Visitor Center is charged with promoting tourism activities throughout the Menomonie area. The overall goal is to bring in visitors to the area to create a positive impact on the region’s economy.

The purpose of this grant program is to assist with funding for projects, programs and events that improve the experience of visiting the City of Menomonie and the Dunn County area. Long-term goals of this grant program include generating overnight visits, extending visitor stays, promoting a positive image to visitors, and creating a desire for visitors to return.

The Explore Menomonie Community Enhancement Grant is focused on improving and bringing in new projects and programs to promote tourism and overnight stays in Menomonie, WI. ​

The Explore Menomonie Community Special Event Grant is focused on improving and bringing in new events to promote tourism and overnight stays in Menomonie, WI. 

Past Grant Recipients

Simple Sports
Received the grant to expand their bike rental program.
Menomonie Jr Mustangs
Received the grant to expand the national qualifying softball tournament by purchasing additional marketing with the funds. 
Menomonie Area Disc Golf Association (MADGO)
Received grant to go towards providing amenities for players and additional advertising.
WoodWind Park
Received the grant to purchase snow tubes for their tubing hill. 
Zymurderfest 2023
Received grant to add additional digital marketing to the event.


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