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SamTrans US-101 Express Bus Feasibility Study Community Open House
SamTrans is studying the possibility of new express bus service through San Mateo County, to San Francisco and Santa Clara counties, with some routes potentially running in a managed lane on US-101.

We want to hear from current and potential riders to create an express bus service that meets your needs. Please attend our community open house where we will have information on routes, feedback forms, and staff available to answer any question.

Wednesday, June 13, 6 to 7:30 pm
1250 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos

Nominate Golden Acorn Award Recipients
The  Golden Acorn Awards  is a Menlo Park tradition. During this event, the Chamber celebrates community achievement through the volunteer efforts and contributions of organizations and individuals.

The Nominating Committee will select award recipients in
the fields of Business Excellence, Community Service, Professional Excellence, and Unsung Hero. The recipients are individual contributors, small businesses, organizations and non-profits serving Menlo Park.

You can fill out the  PDF nomination form  or complete the
online form . Nominations are due  August 10, 2018 .
2nd Annual Menlo Park Community
Emergency Drill
Join the 2nd Annual Menlo Park Community Emergency Drill on Saturday, June 23 at the Camp Fremont Park and surrounding Downtown area of Menlo Park. The drill begins at 8 am with check-in and concludes at 1 pm .

The final drill preparation meeting will take place at the 300 Middlefield Road classroom on  Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 pm . The classroom is located at the rear of Menlo Fire Station 1. We will review event roles and activity, and answer all drill questions you may have.

Summer Concert Series: The Sun Kings
On Wednesday, June 13 , The Sun Kings, a Beatles Tribute Band, is anticipated to draw a large crowd to Fremont Park from 6:30 to 8 pm to kick off the City of Menlo Park’s annual Summer Concert Series presented by Facebook. 

Bring your picnic blanket and dinner, and of course there is always room for dancers of all ages.

San Mateo County Fair
The San Mateo County Fair is the Peninsula’s premier community event for Bay Area family fun and entertainment. The nine-day fair represents a celebration of our community's talent, interests, innovations and rich agricultural, and artistic heritage.  The 2018 San Mateo County Fair runs from June 9 to June 17 .

In the Courtyard at Menlo Grill Bistro & Bar
Through October 2018, the  Menlo Grill Bistro & Bar  will feature  live music  in the courtyard every Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from  6 to 9 pm  and Friday and Saturday from  5 to 9 pm . Featuring local artists; Dave Cimmen, Jimmy Ashley, Lucas McLaughlin and Simon & Paul. Craft beer, a full bar and award winning menu complete the scene. Large party and fire pit reservations available.


June 9-17
1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo

June 13
6 to 7:30 pm, 1250 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos

June 13
6:30 to 8 pm, Santa Cruz Ave at University Dr.

June 15
8:30 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

June 22-24
Friday to Sunday, Vallombrosa Center

June 23
8 am to 1 pm, Camp Fremont Park, Menlo Park

June 28
4 to 7 pm, 800 Roble Road, Menlo Park
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com