Chamber Events


The 66th Annual Long Beach Island Surf Fishing Classic brings the iconic tournament back for a shot at extending a great time in the region. Kicking off on October 10 and running through December 13, the 2020 tournament is a great excuse to work remotely and hit our beaches. If you enjoy a great time […]

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Come Out to Innovate and Caffeinate Nov 11

In time for strategic planning into 2021, join us for an in person business event! The region’s chamber hosts Freeholder Director Joseph Vicari to discuss small business and Covid-19 recovery as well as announcements for 2021 strategies at The Mainland with breakfast check in beginning at 8am. The presentation will feature an informative overview from […]

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Fall Non Profit Forum Building Bridges to Inclusion

Join us and our partners at the Ocean County Cultural and Heritage Commission to bring the latest initiative: Building Bridges Fostering Inclusion to the Long Beach Island Region. This virtual forum will be held on October 22 at 4pm via zoom. There is no cost to attend. The Building Bridges program encourages institutions to develop […]

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Champion of ChowderMonth announced

Thank you to everyone who responded to support local restaurants, merchants and keep the spirit of the 32 annual Chowderfest alive and well during the COVID 19 pandemic. The focus in 2020 was to raise awareness for the important role that local dining and in person shopping plays in the community as well as to […]

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Vote By Mail Secure Ballot Drop Box Locations in Southern Ocean County

Ocean County Freeholder Gary Quinn, liaison to the Ocean County Clerk announces locations where Vote-by-mail ballots can be returned by dropping them off into the secure ballot drop boxes. “The drop off box location provides a secure and easily accessible receptacle for our voters who do not want to mail their ballot back in or […]

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Final Week of ChowderMonth Brings Even More To the Table

With no onsite festival this year, we have worked together to take the popularity of our 32 annual LBI Chowderfest to bring attention to local businesses. Our month long celebration of tasting, chowderfeasting at home, chowdertail gates, dine in and dine outs has kept thousands talking about their favorite choice. When in the Chowder Capital […]

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Register for Shop Small Business Saturday

Small Business Week is the perfect time to start preparing for doing business this Holiday Season.  Since 2010, our members have championed Shop Small Business Saturday and expanded it to include creative and exciting ways to drive business for the weekend and the rest of the year. 2020 Shop Small Saturday is another fantastic opportunity to promote what […]

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Celebrate National Small Business Week September 22-24!

 Our chamber joins the US Small Business Administration in celebrating National Small Business online with a series of virtual conferences running from Tuesday September 22 at 1 pm through Thursday September 24. This year’s National Small Business Week activities will include numerous educational panels providing retooling and innovative practices for entrepreneurs as our nation’s small […]

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September Women In Business Hosted At Sassafras Hill Farm

 We have all been working to assist with a safe reopening and summer season. With the fall approaching, we are taking our popular Women in Business series outdoors to resume in person events. The September 29 meeting is scheduled at Sassafras Hill Farm, located at 184 Rt 72 Barnegat, beginning at 10am. This event will […]

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Google Workshop Selling Online with E-Commerce set for October 14

The Southern Ocean County Chamber presents the latest Grow with Google Webinar Workshop “Sell Online This Holiday Season with E-Commerce Tools” Wednesday, Oct 14 from 12 to 1pm. Learn how to sell online to customers as they kick off their holiday shopping this season. Walk through the benefits of setting up an online store with […]

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