May
31
Wed
Young Professionals Expo @ Ironclad Brewery
May 31 @ 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Young Professional’s Expo gives Chamber members the opportunity to market their products and services. The Expo will include 3 panels with successful young professionals in the Wilmington area that will include discussions on what they have done to brand themselves, how they got started, non-profit involvement, attracting and keeping young professionals in the area, and resources to help young professionals start a business in the area. A happy hour will take place from 5:30pm-7:30pm.
Sponsorships and booths are available. Contact Megan Canny for more info: 910.762.2611 ext 202 / canny@wilmingtonchamber.org.
Jun
2
Fri
Ribbon Cutting: RiverLights Lake House and Pool @ RiverLights, 4124 Watercraft Ferry Ave
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jun
12
Mon
42nd Annual Safety Awards @ Cape Fear Community College North Campus
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Presented by the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce and the NC Department of Labor, the 42nd Annual Safety Awards Banquet will feature Labor Commissioner Cherie K. Berry as the guest speaker and presenter. Prestigious Million Hour Awards, given for million hours of work with no lost time accidents, will be presented, along with other awards to more than 100 area businesses. Contact Megan Canny for more information and to register: 762-2611 ext. 202.

Jun
22
Thu
BizMix: Shark Tank at Buck Hardee Field @ Legion Stadium
Jun 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Chamber members: Join us for a BizMix event with the Wilmington Sharks. Free admission to the game that begins at 7:00 for BizMix attendees. Food, beverages and networking too!

Aug
23
Wed
Women’s Professional Development Luncheon @ Coast Line Conference & Events Center
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a panel discussion on “Work-Life Balance: Myth or Reality?” Panelists to be announced. The Women’s Professional Development Luncheon will also include an expo featuring products and services of interest to women. More to come!

Sep
20
Wed
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast @ Coastline Conference & Event Center
Sep 20 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce would like to show appreciation for the First Responders in New Hanover County with a breakfast and speaker presentation. Businesses are able to buy first responders breakfast and interact with our local heroes!

Nov
3
Fri
12th Annual Coasta Roasta Oyster Roast @ Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
Nov 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at the Chamber’s social event of the year! All-you-can-eat oysters and shrimp prepared by the Chamber board of directors, live music, open bar and more. Contact Megan Canny for registration information: 762-2611 ext. 202.

Nov
13
Mon
Small Business Expo @ Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Celebrate local! Browse booths from local small businesses and learn more about their products and services at this holiday season kickoff.

Dec
12
Tue
BizMix: Plantation Village @ Plantation Village
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Food, fun and networking! Join us at Plantation Village for this networking event that’s free for Chamber members.