Don't miss this amazing sponsorship opportunity—the EBWC is the most anticipated and talked about women's conference in the Bay Area! Always a sold out event with a unique, high-caliber demographic and vast array of pre-event & event day publicity, this conference guarantees brand visibility. Interact with your target market throughout the day. For a Sponsorship Brochure, click here.
The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau is thrilled to announce our 2017 East Bay Women's Conference with keynote speaker Ashley Judd, Feminist, Social Justice Humanitarian, and Award-Winning Actor and special featured guest, Amaryllis Fox, Former CIA Clandestine Service Officer, Writer, and Peace Activist. This distinctive conference blends premier keynote and featured speaker presentations, breakout sessions focused on contemporary issues, exhibitor booths, a fully stocked bookstore, author signings, and a few surprises. Get your tickets here
We're excited to announce that the 35th Annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival was voted best community event in the Best of 2016 issue of Walnut Creek Magazine. Thank you to everyone who voted! You can check out the issue here.
Put the Spotlight On Your Business
Have you been waiting to host a Chamber Business and Social Hour? Now's your chance to let us know! We are now accepting requests to fill our 2017 calendar. Hosting is a great way to showcase your business to Chamber members, non-members, government officials, educators and local businesses. If you would like to co-host a BASH with another Chamber member, please send back only one form that includes each host's contact information. We will contact the 2017 hosts when the calendar is set and maintain a waiting list for those we were unable to accommodate. To access the form, click here.
Get Your Skate On!
Get ready to get your groove on with a pair of ice skates at Walnut Creek on Ice , brought to you by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau and Walnut Creek Downtown. We're celebrating our 12th season in Civic Park and you're invited to join in the fun!
Middle School Ethics Day: #WhatWouldYouDo? Ethic Fails and How to Avoid Them
Over 65 Walnut Creek middle school students gathered at Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church for the 2016 Ethics Day program. The event has been sponsored by the Chamber's Education Committee since 2004 and is still a popular & rewarding program for both students and adults. Thank you to the business representatives and the high school students who volunteered their time to help facilitate discussion. Of course we wouldn’t be able to host this event without the generous support of our sponsors—thank you!
Join the California Symphony this December for Peter & the Wolf with Rita Moreno. Rita Moreno is one of only 12 performers in history to wear the EGOT crown—winner of Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony awards. The West Side Story star and living legend joins the California Symphony to spread the magic of Peter & the Wolf this holiday season. For more information, visit www.californiasymphony.orgVisit Walnut Creek on Ice on December 4 from 3:30 to 6 p.m. and enjoy a Brass Quintet featuring members of the California Symphony.
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Slice House Ribbon Cutting
We joined Slice House by Tony Gemignani for their Ribbon Cutting ceremony. It was a wonderful event with delicious pizza—Thank you for including us! Be sure to check them out. For more information, visit their website.