Take a few seconds today to put down your work and take a walk outside. Bask in the Carlsbad sun and listen to the waves nestle onto the shore.

As a busy entrepreneur, we know that life is often busy and stressful. But, it’s important to stay in the know about business events around the area. After all, there are events to attend and new people to meet!

To save you time surfing the web, we made the effort to consolidate upcoming business events during October. We hope you find our guide to be a valuable resource for networking efforts around the town.

Let’s show you what’s coming up.

Upcoming Events for October 2017

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce:

  • Business Resource Committee

Date: October 3rd, 2017

Time: 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Location: Chamber of Commerce

If you’re an early bird, this networking event may be just right for you. The Business Resource Committee hosts chamber members in a roundtable discussion. They advocate for business skills and practices. Also, there are opportunities to raise your brand’s visibility and ask for referrals.

Full article: https://www.carlsbad.org/event/business-resource-committe/2017-10-03/

  • chamberpla8tes

Date: October 13th, 2017

Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Location: TBD

chamberpl8tes is a chance for a small group of local Chamber members to network at a chamber member restaurant. Reserve your seat right away, since there is only seating for 8 members. This small number enables in-depth networking, facilitated by a fellow Chamber member.

Full article: https://www.carlsbad.org/event/chamberpl8tes-31/

  • October Happy Hour 2.0

Date: October 18th, 2017

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Holiday Inn, Carlsbad

Networking after work is a great way to meet new people and potential future clients. Save your evening on Wednesday, October 18th. The Holiday Inn will be the best spot for you to flex your networking muscles. A few highlights include hors-d’oeuvres, opportunity drawings, and a cash bar. Tickets cost $10 for Chamber members and $20 for non-members. Make your way out!

Full article: https://www.carlsbad.org/event/october-happy-hour-2-0/

  • Coffee Connection

Date: October 20th, 2017

Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Location: Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce

Ah, nothing better than a hot cup of coffee to get the morning started off right. The Chamber of Commerce hosts this monthly networking event on-site. It’s free and open exclusively to chamber members. More than delicious coffee, Coffee Connection is a chance to meet business leaders and grow your professional network. Coffee provided by the Carlsbad Cookie Company. Be sure to RSVP!

Full article: https://www.carlsbad.org/event/coffee-connection-10-2017-10-20/

Carlsbad Village Association:

  • New Village Voices

Date: October 3rd, 2017

Time: 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Location: New Village Arts Foundry Artist Studios

Mark your calendar for October 3rd from 8:30 am to 9:30 am! The Carlsbad Village Association invites you to the newest edition of “Village Voices”. This monthly event is an opportunity for people who work at, manage, or own a business downtown to network. Coffee and pastries will be provided!

Full article: http://www.carlsbad-village.com/whats-new/blog/new-village-voices-oct-3rd

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