Special Events at the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce:
Annual Chamber Banquet
This annual event features a reception, year-in-review presentation, and dinner. Multiple awards are presented at this award including Citizen of the Year, Small and Large Business of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Ambassador of the Year, Jesse ‘Buz” Sawyer Award, Owen Sherrill Life Achievement Award, and the Martha Diaz Hurtado College Town Award.
Georgetown Bridal Show
The Georgetown Bridal Show provides you with an opportunity to showcase your business to local brides. The show features a fashion show, live music, and a honeymoon giveaway. A more intimate show that the large Austin shows, vendors like that they are able to have a brief conversation with brides rather than just handing them marketing materials.
The Chamber Golf Tournament provides an excellent opportunity to network while enjoying the course at the beautiful Cowan Creek Golf Club. Fees include green fees, cart fees, lunch/snacks, drinks, mulligan and toss plus contests.
Quarterly Cornerstone Luncheon
Cornerstone Luncheons are held quarterly and are designed to bring a high-level speaker who will educate our members about the for cornerstones and how they shape Georgetown and the State of Texas. Each luncheon also includes the presentation of one of the four cornerstone awards. The four cornerstones are Economic Development, Education, Healthcare and Public Safety. Please visit our event calendar for upcoming cornerstone luncheons.
Recurring Events at the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce:
Held monthly on the first Wednesday of each month from 12-1 pm at varying locations. It is open to ambassadors and those wanting more information on this pro-networking arm of the Chamber. After allowing some time for networking and lunch, a given ambassador makes a brief presentation about his/her business. Ambassadors who recruited a business during the past month and the ambassador of the month are recognized. The group is then told about upcoming events.
Business Network Lunch
Held monthly on the second Tuesday of each month from 11-1 at varying locations. This is the Chamber’s largest monthly event. The location varies. The first hour is devoted to networking and lunch. During the second hour, attendees introduce themselves and learn about members’ businesses. Members attending for the first time are given 30 seconds to talk about their business.
Business Before Hours
Held the second Friday of each month from 7:30 – 9:00 am. Get your workday started off right while networking with other Chamber members at Business Before Hours! Coffee and light breakfast will be provided by the host. Reservations are not necessary, and there is no charge to attend.
Held the third Tuesday of each month in the Chamber meeting room. Breakfast & networking start at 7:30. The meeting runs from 7:50-8:50 am. Attendees learn about members’ businesses and a guest speaker gives a community update.
Business After Hours
Held the third Thursday of the month from 5-7 pm at the host business. Network with other Chamber members while enjoying complimentary refreshments. No RSVP needed. Free event.
Lunch & Learn Business Development Series
Held the fourth Wednesday of each month from 11:30-1 in the Chamber meeting room. These educational, networking luncheons focus on topics of interest to our members.
Face 2 Face Networking
Face 2 Face Networking is the business equivalent of speed dating and is held three times a year in the Chamber meeting room. Participants are matched up with others based upon mutual business interest.
Cross Town Social
This quarterly social is held in conjunction with other area Chambers.
This three-part series is held at the Chamber. Part one is a general overview of Chamber membership. Part two focuses on how to effectively network. Part three provides details into committees and Leadership Georgetown.
For sponsorship opportunities, please call the Chamber office at 512-930-3535.