Sponsored by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Contra Costasm (LCC), the Bay Area's premier countywide leadership program, accepts 25–30 individuals from throughout the county with diverse backgrounds to participate in the program. LCC is geared to people who want to make a difference in the communities in which they live and work. Topics include Health and Aging, The Price of Justice, Business and the Economy, Environment, Education, Social Justice, Government and Politics, and Housing and Transportation. Click here to know more about the program or apply for the program.
Chamber Trip to Portugal
Portugal, October 20 – 28, 2019
Join the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce as we head to Lisbon, Porto, and the scenic coastal towns in between! Pre-trip to Barcelona and post-trip to Northern Spain available. Questions? Please call Lynn Pauline at (925) 934-2007. Click here for a brochure.
Art & Wine Festival Voted Best Community Event
Walnut Creek Magazine recently released their Best of 2018 Reader's Choice Awards issue, and the Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival won Best Community Event. The Chamber is honored to receive this recognition for the third consecutive year. We sincerely thank the generous sponsors and all the hard working Chamber members and community volunteers who have helped bring this event to our city for 37 years.
Meet Our Ambassadors
Meet our wonderful team of Ambassadors! Be sure to check back as we continue to add more profiles.
Access the Digital Map
Click here to view the digital version of the Chamber's map of Walnut Creek.
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.
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.
Presented by the Contra Costa Chambers of Commerce and held at Boundary Oak Golf Course was attended by over 150 business and civic leaders. The Mayors’ of Walnut Creek-Cindy Silva, Concord-Carlyn Obringer, Lafayette-Mike Anderson, Martinez-Rob Schroder, and Pleasant Hill-Ken Carlson shared and reviewed the highlights and challenges facing their respective communities in issues such as housing, homelessness, infrastructure, congestion and economic development. Summit Moderator and Walnut Creek Chamber Chair-Elect, Matt Guichard, probed each of the topics from a business perspective. This year the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau took the lead in facilitating the Summit.
State of the City 2019
Salon Hanover Ribbon Cutting
We joined Salon Hanover for their ribbon cutting ceremony on April 30th to celebrate their grand opening in Walnut Creek with great ambiance and delicious food from Sunrise Bistro & Catering! Salon Hanover is an independent salon dedicated to offer an unparalleled menu of salon services to their clients. Do check out their variety of services for kids, women and men.Welcome to Walnut Creek!
Annual Chamber Summer Mega Mixer
Join us to the Mega Mixer hosted by the Martinez Chamber of Commerce and it includes 8 participating chambers. The Mega Mixer provides a great opportunity to expand networking circles and learn what's happening in our neighboring cities. Attendees will enjoy appetizers and sweet treats provided by member businesses of all chambers. Enjoy a great networking opportunity while viewing the extensive Cobra car collection at this wonderful event space in Martinez! Montperi Catering & Events will represent the Walnut Creek Chamber with a sampling of their delicious offerings.The event typically draws 250-300 attendees. See you there! Click here to register.…
Tap House Ribbon Cutting
We joined Tap House for their ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate their Grand Opening at the Boundary Oak in Walnut Creek with an all new ambiance and a new menu-makeover. Tap House is great place to hangout and enjoy a local craft beer or handcrafted cocktail. They are committed to offering a rotating selection of local craft beers! Enjoy their fantastic Walnut Creek location with some of the best views in the city...