Chamber Events

Annual Events

Home & Garden Show

The 12th Annual Brunswick Island’s Home & Garden Show will be held
February 15 & 16, 2014 at Sea Trail Convention Center in Sunset Beach, NC.
Last years attendance for the two day event was over 1,000 people. The Brunswick Island's Home and Garden Show displays products and services for the home and garden including landscaping, gardening, pool and spas, windows, outdoor grills, home décor, utilities, real estate and financial services, and resources for home construction or improvement. 

2014 Exhibitor Application Home & Garden

2014 Home & Garden Sponsorship Opportunities       

Womanless Pageant
Tuesday, August 20, 2014 6pm
Come see Brunswick County Businessmen Trade in Their Boots for Heels!
 Not sure what a Womanless Pageant is?  Check out our video from the 2012 Womanless Beauty Pageant:
Womanless Pagent Form

Oyster Festival
The next NC Oyster Festival will be held October 18-19, 2014 for its 34rd year! The beach center becomes a walking district that offers something for everyone: local cuisine, arts and crafts, children's activities, live music and the Oyster Shucking Contest. Events away from the crowds 5K, 10K Road Race and 1 Mile Fun Run. The 'Fest is made possible by the Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce and the support of many generous area businesses and a wonderful group of volunteers and, most importantly, the weekend's dedicated revelers. Come join us for the 34rd Annual NC Oyster Festival and find out for yourself why the oyster is so treasured by Brunswick 
County natives.
Hours: Saturday, 9am-6pm and Sunday, 9am-5pm 
Admission: $5 for adults, free for kids 5 and under
Location: on the island of Ocean Isle Beach between 2nd Street and 3rd Street
2014 Non-profit Vendor Application
2014 Food Vendor Application


Christmas on the River featuring Brunswick Stew Cook-off and Shallotte Light's Up
Christmas on the river will be held Saturday from 12 PM - 5 PM The fun filled day will include stew tasting, live music, food vendors, arts and crafts vendors, a visit with Santa, kid's area and more! on December 7, 2013 at Shallotte Riverside Park in Shallotte, NC. Brunswick Stew Cook-off is till 4:00- 5:00 PM. 

Admission - Free

Brunswick County Stew Cook-off Tickets - $5 per Ticket/vote

Winners are Judges choice + Popular Vote

Sponsoship Christmas on the River
Vendors Application
Stew Participant Application 
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Future 10 

Future 10 will annually profile 10 area young professionals that are presently growing & excelling in their respective fields and positively influencing the growth, prosperity & quality of life in Brunswick County NC.

Top 10 Young Professionals chosen will demonstrate to Brunswick County though Civic & Business involvement.

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Monthly/Quarterly Events

Business After Hours
Held every 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7pm.
There are many opportunities for you to make more business connections. Each month, the Chamber conducts a Business After Hours, a monthly Power Hour, and Ribbon Cuttings. Business After Hours is the premier networking event for business professionals, giving you the opportunity to discuss and share ideas while learning about other local businesses. It is a relationship-building experience held in a relaxed setting that benefits you and your company through added contacts and resources. Business After Hours events take place once a month in a location designated by a sponsor company. Please note: this event is free for Chamber members, but registration is required.

See Calender of Events for locations

Women In Business

The Women In Business Committee are proud to present an informative Round Table event.  Five topics have been identified by women as concerns or issues they would like have more information about.Each topic will be facilitated by a woman with experience and knowledge to answer your questions or to pose solutions to issues you may encounter in your daily work/personal life.

Power Hour
These one hour seminars are designed to provide trending information that will help your business grow and prosper.  Topics may include Public Relations, Taxes, Accounting, Going Green, Social Networking and Customer Service Tips.

Ribbon Cuttings

A great way to welcome a new business and anniversaary, or new product/service. Schedual yours today. 

Member Orientation

 For new + long standins Members, this event provides the ongoing Chamber activities. Learn how to maximize your Chambers  experience.