Member News and Events

Premier Designs i s having a  Bon Voyage Party!  

This means a Good Buy to sample pieces from the current line!   Everything will be 30-50% off!   Date, Thursday June 29th,  T wo Drop-In times at the Chamber of Commerce meeting room.  

Exploring North Carolina Smart Grid

Smart Meters and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) is the next topic in Duke Energy's Smart Grid Webinar Series
This Webinar will provide an overview of technologies, examples of how AMI is being implemented in North Carolina, and how smart meter data can be used.

Register Today for this Free Webinar
June 22, 2017  10:30 to 11:30 AM EST


Adawehi and Beneficial Foods  
93 Adawehi Lane,
Columbus, NC 28722
with co -sponsor

Date:  Tuesday, June 27

Time:  5:30 to 7 PM

Business After Hours is a great way to network your business with the business community, If you have not been to this event, it is continually shown to help connect you with new customers and locate resources for your own business.

Bring your business cards and a One Minute announcement about your business!  
Beneficial Foods Chefs will be providing delicious healthful  foods and beverages at this event ( no alcohol) .
Assorted chilled cans/bottled beverages such as:
Strawberry Lemonade
Peach Iced Tea
Assorted fresh baked breads and butters
Fresh tomato bruschetta
Salmon Croquettes
Grilled Shrimp
Piquillo Peppers with Goat Cheese
Mushroom Tartlets
Spiced nuts
Assorted chocolate truffles (across the street at Beneficial Foods)
RSVP is required by clicking  HERE  to email your response.
Save The Date for the 19th Annual 
Otho Gibbs Chamber Golf Tournament!  

Business Resources
Welcome Wagon Service  

All Chamber members are invited to participate!

Members participating to date:

Entegra Bank
Home Trust Bank
King Law
McGourty's Pub
Tryon Daily Bulletin

Here is what you need to do:

Provide an item,  must be a "thing"  or a gift certificate for something "Free"  (pens, sticky notes, free beverage, coffee mug, etc.)

Bring it to the Chamber, OR
call or email us and we will come and pick it up!   The "Welcome Wagon" bags will be available at the Chamber office starting July 12, 2017

Realtors: Send your new residents to the Chamber to pick up a bag!  Or come and get a supply of them to keep at your real estate office!  

Chamber Members Only
Service to help get your name out to all new residents!


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October 7, 2017

The Original Polk County Oktoberfest  Seafood Party!

Menu includes:
Steamed Oysters
Jumbo Shrimp
Chicken Gumbo

A selection of Draft Micro Beers and wines;  Iced Tea and Coffee

$50 a person, no tickets sold at the gate.

Dancing under the pavilion with our live DJ
Sit by the bonfire!

5:00 to 11:00 PM

Rain or Shine,  under tents, and all seating is provided.

Location:  Foothills Equestrian Nature Center

We're in Business for Your Business. 
Local Promotion and Exposure   -  Direct Networking and Referrals
Small Business Education and Support  
Area's Best Resource for Residents and Visitors  

Janet W. Sciacca  
Executive Director  

Carolina Foothills Chamber of Commerce 
2753 Lynn Rd.
Tryon, NC 28782
Fax 888-296-0711