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  • The Chamber

    The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce connects the community in three ways: promoting free enterprise, building relationships within the community, and acting as a resources to the younger generation through mentorship.


    U.S. Chamber of Commerce Bestows The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce with Accreditation

    The Accrediting Board of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce designated the Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce as an Accredited chamber.  Accreditation indicates that a chamber of commerce operates under effective organizational procedures and contributes to significant positive change in the community.  To achieve this standing, we performed an intensive self-assessment of our operations in nine areas of work, including governance, government affairs, and technology.

    Mission – Vision – Values

    The mission of the Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce is to promote economic prosperity by connecting business with the community.

    In order to promote economic prosperity in the community, the Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce will be:

    • The Bridge to Business, connecting business to business and business to the community
    • The Bridge to Opportunity, connecting the community with business through cultural events
    • The Bridge to the Future, connecting to the future of business through education and encouraging the entrepreneurial spirit


    The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce will serve its members and the community through:

    • Professionalism, dedication, and commitment
    • Striving to maintain a high level of trust
    • Preserving financial strength within the organization
    • Demonstrating leadership in promoting business and free enterprise
    • Inspiring, encouraging, and facilitating entrepreneurship
    • Attentiveness to the needs of members and the community
    • Positive visibility

    Message From The Chamber

    Nestled conveniently between New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Thibodaux, known as the Queen City of Bayou Lafourche, exudes southern charm and embraces the warmth of Cajun hospitality. The city's motto, "Where Yesterday Welcomes Tomorrow," encapsulates its unique blend of rich history and forward-looking spirit.

    Founded in 1830, Thibodaux is blessed by the presence of the beautiful Bayou Lafourche, gracefully winding through the downtown area. Moss-laden oaks, plantation homes, and expansive fields of sugar cane contribute to the city's picturesque landscape. A journey down Canal Boulevard offers a glimpse into the past, with well-preserved antebellum homes dating back to the 19th century lining both sides of the highway.

    Thibodaux boasts numerous points of interest and hosts entertaining events throughout the year, catering to both visitors and residents. Explore the "local sites of interest" on our website's visitor's tab for more information.

    With a history of robust employment, Thibodaux's fertile land supports industries such as sugar cane farming, manufacturing, and the oil sector. Employment opportunities range from small businesses and governmental agencies to professional and technical services.

    Acknowledged as a Certified Retirement Community by the Louisiana Retirement Commission, Thibodaux stands out as one of the first in the state to receive this recognition. "Money Magazine" has also acclaimed it as one of the nation's best places to retire. The area's mild winters and warm summers appeal to a diverse demographic, including young families, college students, and retirees, fostering a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for both visitors and residents.

    Whether you're in Thibodaux for business or pleasure, a brief visit or long-term residency, we extend a warm welcome. For comprehensive information on business, attractions, education, accommodations, demographics, or any inquiries about Thibodaux, the friendly staff at the Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce is ready to assist you.

    The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce
    P.O. Box 467 – 318 East Bayou Road
    Thibodaux, LA 70302
    Email: info@thibodauxchamber.com

    Chamber History

    The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to promote economic prosperity by connecting businesses with the community.

    The Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce, established in 1966, promotes free enterprise, builds relationships within the community, and acts as a resource to the younger generation through mentorship. Made up of approximately 630 businesses, organizations, and individuals, the Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce sets the standard for other area chambers in the Bayou Region.