Lunch with the governor event at the U.P. State Fair

ESCANABA — The annual “Luncheon with the Governor” at the U.P. State Fair has been set for Thursday starting at 11 a.m. Eastern time, in the Fairgrounds Activities Tent.

The non-political event provides an opportunity for businesses and individuals from the community to meet with Governor Rick Snyder and hear directly from him regarding issues that affect Delta County and the State of Michigan.

The Delta County Chamber of Commerce organizes the luncheon each year with food and beverages prepared by member restaurants and businesses, showcasing their signature dishes. The $20 ticket also includes gate admission into the fair. Reservations are required and can be made on line at or at the Chamber office, 230 Ludington Street in Escanaba.

Sponsors of the Lunch with the Governor include: Delta County Chamber of Commerce, Island Resort and Casino, UPWARD Talent Council Michigan Works!, Upper Hand Brewery, Upper Peninsula Power Company, Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association, U.P. State Fair Authority, Daily Press and WLUC TV6 Fox UP.

Further information is available at Chamber website: or calling 906-786-2192.