Breakfast With the Mayor

Event Date: May 7, 2019

We invite members to join us for breakfast with the Mayor of South Huron to discuss plans for South Huron for the upcoming year and beyond. This event provides members with the opportunity to informally discuss topics of interest and relevance with local government representatives.

Thank you to all attendees and sponsors for this year’s event! If you are interested in sponsoring next year, check out our 2019 Breakfast with the Mayor Sponsorship Package for details.

South Huron Business and Community Excellence Awards Gala

After a successful events in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 this is an event that you do not want to miss! The South Huron Business and Community Excellence Awards Gala is the premier business networking and acknowledgement night in the Municipality of South Huron.

This event is co-hosted by the Exeter BIA and the South Huron Chamber of Commerce. As business organizations operating in South Huron, we want to take this opportunity to recognize businesses and organizations that are doing great things in our community and beyond.

Stay tuned to see more details about 2019 opportunities!

Exeter Christmas Festival Logo

Exeter Christmas Festival

The Christmas season is a big one in Exeter and this weekend-long event kicks off the holiday shopping season! The Exeter Christmas Festival brings together a series of events that will bring visitors (new and visiting friends and relatives) to Exeter for the weekend.

This event is presented by various community partners including the Exeter Lions Club, the Exeter Lioness Club, the Exeter Hawks and the Exeter BIA.

Stay tuned for more details on 2019 to come!


Exeter Coupon Book

The Exeter BIA’s Promotions Committee is working on the sixth edition of the Exeter Coupon Book (in partnership with the Exeter Lakeshore Times-Advance) which will launch in September 2019!

Details for participating in the 2019 book will be coming soon!

Co-op Advertising

The South Huron Map & Guide is a local publication that promotes your business, attraction, or event. Our goal is to increase the number of people reading about YOUR business by distributing the guide to over 60+ locations!

Intake for the 2019 Guide has closed. The guide is revised every spring – stay tuned for 2020 details!

Exeter 360 Campaign

The Exeter 360 Project is part of the Exeter BIA’s strategy to help out Exeter on the digital map. Using Google’s famous street-view technology, this project will allow your customers to have a 360 degree view of your business when they search for you online.

In 2017, we had 7 businesses participate in the cost-share opportunity. In 2018, we are looking for more businesses to join in.

See the Exeter 360 Package.

Exeter BIA Street Pole Banner Program

Street Pole Banner Program

Catch the eyes of visitors, tourists and residents for an entire year at one low price! Advertise 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year with our Experience Exeter Street Pole Banner Program! Located on Exeter’s commercial corridors, banners are great way to advertise your business or service club and demonstrate community pride.

See more details about the Street Pole Banner Program.

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

The Exeter BIA is hosts a “12 Days of Christmas Giveaways” contest to help consumers shop local for the holiday season! The contest is held from December 1 to 12 & we invite member businesses to participate by offering $25-$50 gift certificates for contest giveaways.

See past participants by clicking here.


Finding Exeter: Digital Mapping Project

The Exeter BIA is working on an initiative called “Finding Exeter: Digital Mapping Project” that aims to enhance the overall online presence of Exeter  – to provide a better experience to potential customers, visitors, new residents & businesses.

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Promotional Video Series

The Exeter BIA and the Municipality of South Huron partnered together to develop a promotional video series for Exeter and South Huron. Come experience all that we have to offer!