The fourth annual Walnut Creek Oktoberfest returns Saturday, October 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at its new location in beautiful Civic Park. This popular community event offers fun for the entire family. 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!
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.
Access to nearly 600 women who are the leaders and decision-makers in their business and communities.Your company listing in the official Conference program. Opportunity to make profitable new business contacts and network with other professionals and leaders in community, political and business arenas. Download Exhibitor packet. Register here.
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.
We joined Retro Junkie for their official ribbon cutting ceremony and an evening of comedy featuring Kevin Farley! It was a wonderful evening with lots of good company and lots of laughs. Be sure to stop by and check them out — Retro Junkie is the Bay Area’s newest entertainment destination where totally geek meets totally chic, bringing '80s back to the future. Thank you to David N. Sachs Photography for sharing great photos from the event. You can see more on our Facebook page
Hops & Scotch Ribbon Cutting
It was standing room only at the Hops & Scotch Grand Opening and ribbon cutting ceremony last night! Hops & Scotch is a taproom, whisk(e)y bar and cocktail bar, offering 50 Craft Beers on tap, 250+ different types of whisk(e)y and classic and house cocktails. They also serve bar bites and show local games, so be sure to stop by and check them out. Welcome to Walnut Creek!
The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors voted at their September 20 board meeting to endorse Catharine Baker for the California State Assembly, 16th District. “Assemblywoman Catharine Baker has been an outstanding champion for small business. She represents a clear voice of reason in the legislature and has demonstrated a refreshing willingness to work across the political aisle to get things done,” said Tim Argenti, Board Chair.
The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors voted at their September 20 board meeting to endorse Walnut Creek City Council candidates Matt Francois, Iman Novin, and Cindy Silva. Board Chair, Tim Argenti, stated, “We are pleased to endorse these three qualified candidates. They understand business concerns and they are committed to streamlining the permitting process that often impinges on business opportunities in Walnut Creek. Each of these candidates expressed a willingness to address measures in targeted areas of the community that currently restrict employment growth. In addition, these three candidates offer an important depth of experiences to tackle future challenges."
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 Mike Hess Brewing Company for the ribbon cutting ceremony, and it was a packed house! Their family- and dog-friendly brewery with a tasting room is in The Orchards shopping center in the Shadelands. Welcome to Walnut Creek! You can find out more at their website here.
October BASH hosted by Intero Real Estate
Our October BASH is hosted by Intero Real Estate Services Thursday, October 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Intero offers both residential and commercial Real Estate services at their downtown office at 590 Ygnacio Valley Road (at Broadway). Come enjoy food and wine and meet our hosts, the great Intero agents.The food will be provided by Pinky’s Pizza & Pub and the wine will be provided by Vinous Reverie, Walnut Creek’s newest wine store. For more information, click here. To register, click here.
Innovative Wellness & Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Center Ribbon Cutting