Presented by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau in conjunction with John Muir Health and Stanford Children's Health, the 14th Annual East Bay Women's Conference will be held on Monday, March 4, 2019. The Conference is always a swift sell out— DON'T BE DISAPPOINTED! Registration with Early Bird pricing opens October 1, 2018: $225 per person if purchased by December 14, 2018; $250 thereafter.
The fourth annual Walnut Creek Oktoberfest returns Saturday, October 20, 2018 to its new location in beautiful Civic Park. This popular community event offers fun for the entire family and brings out 8,000 – 10,000 attendees from all over the Bay Area and San Francisco to enjoy a robust Bier Garden, international music and top local bands, gourmet food, dozens of arts and crafts booths, Kinder Platz Kids Zone, Autobahn, and special attractions.
Walnut Creek On Ice returns to Walnut Creek from November 9, 2018 to January 21, 2019. Open daily at Civic Park, Walnut Creek On Ice is fun for the family and an excellent opportunity for coporate events, private get-togethers and birthday parties! Want to be seen at the coolest place in the East Bay? Download a sponsorship brochure here.
The Walnut Creek Chamber is headed to Japan, Land of the Rising Sun! Join us as we discover Japan, March 14 – 22, 2019. Click here for a brochure.
EBWC Sponsorship Opportunities
The East Bay Women's Conference is recognized by the community for programming excellence and has enjoyed sold out attendance since its 2006 inaugural event. Sponsors enjoy a heightened presence throughout the region and the opportunity to promote their products, services and programs. For more information on conference sponsorship, please contact Marcie Hochhauser, SVP and Conference Founder at (925) 934-2007. Sponsorship Brochure Fact Sheet
Have you been waiting to host a Chamber Business and Social Hour? Now's your chance to let us know. The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce is accepting member requests to fill our 2019 calendar. Hosting is a great way to showcase your business to Chamber members, non-members, government officials, educators and local businesses. Click Read More for hosting details & application. For more information, contact Linda Vesneski, Chamber Membership Director, (925) 934-2007.
Save the Date! Wednesday, September 26 Noon to 2:00PM Centre Concord $20 / Includes lunch
The Cities and Chambers of Commerce of Walnut Creek, Concord, Martinez, and Pleasant Hill have joined with the Small Business Development Center to provide a lunch and learn networking workshop specifically for home-based business owners. We hope you will join us. More details to follow! To register click here.
Chamber member Trudy Triner, co-owner of Paleoventures Wilderness Teambuilding, has been named the first ever Woman of the Year by Mt. Diablo Business Women. Trudy was recognized for her distinguished service to MDBW, serving on its board and as president, and for her outstanding professional and civic achievements and contributions. Trudy is an active member of Rotary Club of Walnut Creek and has served on its board and as president. She has raised funds for Rotary’s Wheelchair Foundation, which has sent more than 300 wheelchairs to Costa Rica and Honduras in the past two years. Congratulations Trudy!
Chamber member Donna Colombo, Exec. Dir. of Trinity Center, was a featured "Woman to Watch" in the July 2018 issue of Walnut Creek Magazine, making a mark as a passionate and creative advocate, working tirelessly to raise community awareness about homelessness. Currently serving 50+ individuals 8 hrs/day, 5 days/wk, Trinity Center offers safety net services and most importantly advocacy and referral services. Understanding that homelessness is tied to economic vitality, housing, mental health, and public safety, she created the WC Homeless Community Task Force in 2013 in partnership with the WCPD, bringing together city and county partners to find effective solutions for homelessness. Click here to read the entire profile.
Be sure to check out all the deals Walnut Creek Chamber members are offering to other Walnut Creek Chamber members. Want to see all your member benefits? Go to the Member Benefits menu on the top right of this page.
We joined Atrium Downtown for their ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate their name change to Atrium Downtown Apartment Homes (formerly Trinity House) and recent renovations. Atrium Downtown is located in the heart of Walnut Creek, within walking distance to downtown and close to the 24 and 680 freeways, Interstate 80, and the Walnut Creek BART station, and they now offer pet-friendly residences! You can fird out more at their website here.
Join us at the best local business networking event of the year! Our Business TradeFaire and Mega Mixer is on Monday, September 24 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Scott's Seafood Grill & Bar, 1333 N. California Blvd. Visit with local business and nonprofit exhibitors, network with hundreds of attendees, make valuable new contacts, discover new technologies and support local businesses and nonprofits. Admission is FREE for representatives presenting business cards. Free valet parking and complimentary hors d'oeuvres. Read More
LL Integrative Life Center Ribbon Cutting
We joined LL Integrative Life Center for the ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate their grand opening in Walnut Creek. LL Integrative Life clinic was started with the intent to create a place where you can journey together towards wellness and change. You can find out more at their websitehere.