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Ribbon Cuttings

Ribbon Cutting Events Overview

What is a Ribbon Cutting?

A Ribbon Cutting is an official ceremony that celebrates the grand opening or expansion of a business in Livingston Parish. This special event marks the moment when your location is officially "open for business".  It symbolizes a significant milestone for your company.

Ribbon cuttings are incredibly exciting for businesses. They signify the completion of the preparation phase and the readiness to serve customers. These events also provide excellent photo opportunities and become a part of your business's history.


Ribbon Cutting Events Overview

How do I host a ribbon cutting event?

A ribbon cutting can be simple or elaborate event.  The chamber can guide you through every step of the event.  As the parish's business association, the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce is the designated organization responsible for conducting ribbon cuttings in our community. Whether your business is small or large, we are here to guide you through the process and make your ribbon cutting a memorable occasion.

We also provide you with a comprehensive free guide to get you through every step.  We will do our best to accommodate your schedule. Advance planning will ensure your event is smooth and successful.

Can I attend a Ribbon Cutting?

Chamber members and peers are encouraged to attend and support ribbon cuttings for openings or expansions. By participating in these ceremonies, you demonstrate your solidarity with fellow business owners and have the opportunity to welcome and learn more about their enterprises. This enables you to build a strong community of like-minded business representatives and entrepreneurs focused on the betterment of our parish.

It's always helpful to know what to do when you attend.  This brief memo will help you make a great impression and celebrate the new business.

Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings

Click Here for Full List of Upcoming Ribbon Cutting Events.

See Where Our Scissors Have Been!

Click Here for Photos of our most recent ribbon cuttings.

Contact the Chamber at (225) 665-8155 or email here.