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3/23/2015 General
Big Six - Chamber Annual Events 2016




2016 Events

BusinessConnection
THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016  -  Amarillo Civic Center

Booth reservations for this one-day tradeshow in the Civic Center will be opening after the first of the year.  There will be over 350 businesses represented and an estimated 5,000 show attendees.  The show is FREE to attend for Chamber members, and members receive a special rate for their booth reservation.  This year’s event will once again feature a special tradeshow food court.  For $10 in advance or $15 at the door you can sample food from over 20 restaurants.  Questions about this event, contact Jason at 342-2018.

Summer Celebration
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016  -  Chamber Grounds 10th & Polk

Kick off summer with this fun networking event outside on the Chamber grounds.  Get all you can eat, drink and network from 5-8pm.  There will be restaurants, caterers and food service providers giving out their tastiest treats and beverages.  $25 in advance or $30 at the gate gets you everything PLUS live music!  For information about this event, contact Andrea at 342-2007.

Chamber Open Golf Tournament
THURSDAY, JULY 28 -  Ross Rogers Golf Complex

With 256 golfers, this is the area’s largest one-day charity golf tournament and is once again, already sold out.  To find out about sponsorship opportunities or to be on the waiting list, contact Jason at 342-2018.  Even if you can’t play, you can still sign up to be a Chamber Champion and volunteer at this event.  Spend a beautiful day outside wearing your company shirt and still get in some valuable recognition and networking.

Chamber Challenge Clay Shooting Event
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 - Amarillo Gun Club

We are holding our fourth annual clays shooting tournament.  This fun event is open to 5-person teams.  Space is limited. For more information about team prices or sponsorship opportunities, contact Jason at 342-2018.

Good Times Celebration Barbecue Cook-Off
THURSDAY, SEPT 8, 2016  -  Chamber Grounds 10th & Polk

100 cooking teams compete for bragging rights and plaques for the first three places in ribs, brisket and other meat categories in the amateur, professional and corporate divisions.  This event draws 6,000 attendees to downtown for the best all-you-can eat mouthwatering barbecue and live music.  Tickets available August 3rd at any Panhandle Ticket outlet.  For more information, sponsorship opportunities or to volunteer, call Andrea at 342-2007.

Annual Banquet & Business Excellence Awards
THURSDAY, OCT 20, 2016 -  Amarillo Civic Center

We will celebrate our year’s events and recognize the outstanding businesses and young professionals receiving Business Excellence Awards.  Nominations are open for the awards in June, and winners are selected by a committee of the Chamber’s Business Council.  Tickets for this event are $25 each and reservations are required.  For more information about the awards and nomination criteria, contact Jason at 342-2018.