CHAMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Sausalito Chamber of Commerce Announces 
Top Three in Each Award Category!
Every year the Sausalito Chamber of Commerce recognizes local businesses for their outstanding business practices, civic leadership and community service. Watch for details!
 
Congratulations to the Top Three Nominees!
Below are the results of the Nomination process with the Top Three being listed below. 

Small Business of the Year!
  • Lili.S Salon
  • Sausalito Optometry
  • Soulstice Spa

Large Business of the Year!
  • Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals
  • CIBO
  • Marine Mammal Center

 New Business of the Year!
  • California Caviar
  • Sandrino
  • Soulstice Spa 

Legacy Business of the Year!
  • Bay Model - 60 Years
  • Seaplane Adventures - 75 years
  • Sushi Ran - 31 years
Volunteer of the Year!
  • Sausalito Woman's Club
  • Rotary Club of Sausalito
  • Sausalito Village


2016 Sausalito Gingerbread House Tour
Deadline to enter is October 31st!

This December marks the 10th anniversary of the Sausalito Gingerbread House Tour (SGHT) sponsored by the Sausalito Chamber of Commerce.
 
Participating in the Gingerbread Tour is a fantastic way to bring new customers to your store, create awareness of your business and offer joy to all. If having someone to build a house for you is an issue, we have you covered. New this year is the "Adopt-a-Baker" program which partners Sausalito's creative bakers with local merchants to help fund and provide a venue to show off their handiwork
 
A map of the participating businesses will be widely distributed throughout The Bay Area.  This 10th year will be promoted via various media outlets with the purpose being to drive traffic into Sausalito for the Winter Shopping Season
 
For all the latest information and application to join in on the fun , please visit our Sausalito Gingerbread House Tour website at: http://sausalitogingerbread.com
ENTRY ONLY received after
 10/15/16 is
$125
Entry Only Early Bird (received before 10/15/16)  $100
Entry Only (entry received after 10/15/16)  $125
Entry + Adopt a Basic Baker  $350
Entry + Adopt an Advanced Baker  $500
Entry + Adopt a Professional Baker  $1,000 
Early Bird Price Offer Expires 10/15/2016. 
CHAMBER EVENTS
November Chamber Mixer at Prince Estate Jewelry

Date: November 17, 2016

Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

Address: 599-B Bridgeway
Sausalito, CA 94965  

Networking in a social environment.  Appetizers and drinks.  Fun Raffle Prize drawings.  Bring your business cards and come ready to mingle!
Thank you to Five Stars Yacht for hosting our
October Mixer!
October 30 Film Series -  Sausalito Film Series Features Award-Winning Documentary on Food Waste and Hunger

Moderator: Doug McConnell, Creator, Bay Area Backroads and OpenRoad on NBC-TV; longtime Marin environmentalist
Panelists:
  • Jared Huffman, Congressman and co-sponsor of the Food Recovery Act now under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives 
  • Dana Gunders, Senior Scientist, National Resources Defense Council; national leader in food waste reduction; Just Eat It interviewee; and author of Waste Free Kitchen Handbook 
  • Marv Zauderer, Founder and Chairman, ExtraFood
The event will start with a reception at 5 p.m. in the Callippe Theater foyer at Cavallo Point. The film begins at 6 p.m. and the panel discussion starts at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $25 and include the reception with beer, wine and appetizers. Book tickets now at  

The Sausalito Chamber of Commerce is proud to be associated with and a sponsor of the Sausalito Film Series.

MEMBER EVENTS


On Deck for October & November - Schooner FredaB


November 13th: Beaver Full Moon

November 22nd-27th: SF | Channel Islands | LA


or online at: www.schoonerfredab.com
  Halloween Sausalito!

Child Friendly Haunted House
Preview - 4:15pm
Beat the rush and avoid the long line later in the evening. This year the Haunted House will open early with a low key, lights on version geared for the little ones. Haunt will be open from 4:15-5:00pm in the child friendly mode. It will re-open at 6:15pm in full terror mode.   $5 per-person/$20 per-family recommended donation.
 
Firefighter BBQ - 4:30pm
Start your Halloween night out enjoying delicious hotdogs with Southern Marin Fire. Their Halloween BBQ will begin at 4:30pm at the Johnson Street Firehouse.
 
Halloween Parade and
Trick or Treat Lane - 6:00pm
Ghouls, Goblins, Princesses, Superheroes, Cats, Ghosts, and Monsters of all sizes, shapes and ages UNITE together to haunt Caledonia street in search of free candy. The Parade starts at 6:00pm sharp so be ready to line up at 5:45pm at the Firehouse on the corner of Johnson and Caledonia Street. The Halloween Parade finishes at Robin Sweeny Park, otherwise known as Trick or Treat Lane, for more treats and Halloween fun. The Halloween Parade and activities in Robin Sweeny Park and the Recreation Center are sponsored by Sausalito Parks & Recreation, Caledonia Street Merchants and local community groups.                          
 
Haunted House - 6:15pm
Come see what spooky terrors lurk in this year's inception of the annual Sausalito Haunted House. They're dying . . . to meet you! The Haunted House resides in the Game Room at City Hall. There is a special child friendly version from 4:15pm - 5:00pm, and then the haunt re-opens in full terror mode at 6:15pm.
 $5 per-person, $20 per-family Suggested Donation.


Howl'O'Ween Dog Costume Contest - 6:30pm
Ghoulish greyhounds, devilish dachshunds, poodle princesses and butterfly bulldogs are all welcome! Dress up your pups and bring them with you on Halloween to compete in this free contest held at Robin Sweeney Park. The theme this year is Hollywood Dogs. Prizes will be awarded to the best themed costume, best non-themed costume and best couple (human and dog). Sponsored by Soulmates Animal Care
   
Haunted House Call for Volunteers
The Haunted House is volunteer planned, designed, and operated. If you want to help with this year's haunt, call Recreation Supervisor, Mike Langford at 289-4152.
 
Event Producers: Julie Myers & Mike Langford
City of Sausalito Parks & Recreation  
415-289-4152 |  jmyers@ci.sausalito.ca.us

Don't miss the Live Music on Halloween at Osteria Divino!

Monday October 31st
HALLOWEEN 
LIVE MUSIC
7:30pm - 10:30pm 
 

For the full months schedule visit



SAVE THE DATES - NOVEMBER
Sausalito Village Speaker Series
Sausalito Village logo

Sausalito Mayor, Jill Hoffman, will review the highlights of her term in service and take questions from the audience at the Sausalito Village Speaker Series on Tuesday, November 8, 3-5 PM, Edgewater Room, Sausalito City Hall, 420 Litho Street. The event is free of charge and open to the public.
 
Sausalito Village is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing a support system for Sausalito residents who wish to remain in their own homes as they grow older. For more information call Sausalito Village at (415) 332-3325 - 

2016 National Paddlesports coming to Sausalito!

SAVE THE DATE!
November 11-13, 2016 Conference

The ACA provides a range of recreational opportunities and has been established as one of the premier standards ofpaddlesports safety and education. As part of the ACA's leadership role in the paddlesports community, we have initiated this conference to target all facets of the paddlesports community. 

For Conference details or to register ,
visit their website !

MEMBER SPECIAL OFFERS
Sasualito Woman's Club Sip 'n Sparkle
Sausalito Historical Society invites you to a Fundraiser

Sausalito Historical Society invites you to a Fundraiser -   Sausalito Ferry Tales

Sunday, November 6, 2016
Lighthouse Grill at Harbor Point
475 East Strawberry Drive , Mill Valley

5:30pm:  Complimentary Cocktail and Hors d'oeuvres
6:30pm : Three Course dinner with Wines
7:30pm : Guest Speakers
8:15pm : Auction and Raffle Prizes

Annie Sutter, author of   The Old Ferryboats of Sausalito will present highlights from her book, and Chris Tellis, long-term resident/owner of the City of Seattle aka Yellow Ferry will share his stories about growing up on ferries in Sausalito.

$125 per person/ $950 for table of 8
Cocktail Attire  $50 /person tax deductible donation     

Reservations are required by Friday, October 28.
For information - 415 289-4117  
Mail RSVP card to Sausalito Historical Society, PO Box 352, Sausalito, CA 94966 or

Tideline Crowdfunding Sausalito Shuttle
Sausalito Shuttle
(travel time between destinations is about 40 minutes)


Thursday and Friday Sausalito Departure:
6:00AM
7:00AM
8:00AM
5:30PM (Friday only)

Thursday and Friday SF Departure:
3:00 PM (Friday only)
4:30 PM
5:30 PM
6:30 PM
9:00PM (Friday only)
10:30PM (Friday only

"Saturday Night" in the City
6:00 PM leave Sausalito
10:30 PM leave San Francisco

More Details:
This package includes 6 one-way passes ($8/each) for your choice of routes and times on Tideline.

Please note: Each commute has a maximum capacity of 40 people. Until the Sausalito Service hits a minimum threshold of riders this service will stop at Sam's in Tiburon to pick up/drop off other riders. Please share with friends and colleagues so we can run an exclusive Sausalito service.

Details:
  • Competitively priced at $8/trip, compared to $7 on Golden Gate Ferry 
  • Boats depart from the Trident Restaurant in Sausalito and San Francisco Pier 1.5.
  • Each one-way trip takes 35-40 minutes, including boarding and disembarking. 
  • Free WiFi, Bikes also ride free
  • Beverage service available
  • Flat screen TVs
  • Passes valid for Friday and Saturday Sausalito to SF service only. Service begins as soon as we tilt. Tideline will email contributors with complete service details upon tilting.
  • Passes are non-transferable and cannot be shared.
  • Passes are not refundable unless a route is canceled at Tideline's discretion due to weather conditions.
  • Scheduled times will be confirmed and set after we Tilt, based on demand
Service is limited to pre-purchased ticket holders only, no walk-on's allowed at this time.

Member submissions are being accepted for Member Specials. 

Specials run no longer than three weeks and must be resubmitted.


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1913 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965 415.331.7262 chamber@sausalito.org