Business After Hours
Business After Hours is typically held on Thursday evenings at 5:00 PM. This event is hosted by a different Chamber member each month usually draws 50+ guests. It is a great way to meet and network with a diverse group of people in a comfortable and welcoming environment. Previous Business After Hours events have been held at fun locations such as Lumberjaxe, Athens Welcome Center, Cofer's and Piedmont University. There is no charge to attend Business After Hours! Food, drinks, door prizes, and entertainment or light programming is usually provided by the host for everyone to enjoy.
Hosting a Business After Hours is a great way to promote your business to fellow Chamber members! The host is responsible for providing the following:
- Location and parking for 50+ guests
- Appetizers & Beverages (beer, wine, and water)
- Door prizes (optional)
As the business after hours host, you will have the opportunity to showcase your business by hosting chamber members. Your business name and logo will be featured in all advertising and calendar events as well as the weekly newsletter which is sent to over 1,500 people each week. You will have the opportunity to briefly address attendees and speak about your business at the event. We would be happy to discuss creative ways to feature your business in creating a fun and memorable event for our membership.