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August 2017

1-Inaugural One Coast Ambassador of the Year, IP Casino Resort Spa as to Honor Mayor Billy Hewes as the Inaugural One Coast Ambassador of the Year. Breakfast Begins at 7:30 a.m., Program Begins at 8:00 a.m. (Please RSVP by Friday, July 28, 2017 by email at rwestfall@mycharterbank.com or call Rich Westfall at 228-344-5040)

1-Ribbon Cutting for WGUD Television, 1910 Denny Ave., Pascagoula, 4 p.m.

2-ANCHOR Awards Committee Meeting, Chamber, 11:30 a.m.

3-Leadership Jackson County: City and County Government Day

3-Business 101 Series: Think Like an Entrepreneur; 6-8 p.m.; Connie Whitt – 1636 Popps Ferry Road, Suite 207, Biloxi, MS 39532 – Email: gcsbdc@olemiss.edu or Phone: 228.396.8661

8-Membership IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

9-ANCHOR Awards with the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Issue Manager Group

10-Business 101 Series: Starting a Business-First Steps; 6-8 p.m.; Connie Whitt – 1636 Popps Ferry Road, Suite 207, Biloxi, MS 39532 – Email: gcsbdc@olemiss.edu or Phone: 228.396.8661

11-Ribbon Cutting for Itty Bitty Boutique & Monogramming, 303 Delmas Avenue, Cottage C, Pascagoula, 10 a.m.

11-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Parent Trap

12-Second Saturday Farmers Market with the City of Gautier, 8 a.m. until noon, George Martin City Park, 902 De la Pointe Drive (for more information contact Rachel Honea at 228-219-3259)

12-Coastal Family Health Center’s First Annual 5K Fun Run and Walk (and Health Fair), Town Green, D’Iberville, https://raceroster.com/events/2017/13576/cfhc-5k-race (For more information: 228.374.2494 ext. 1105)

15-Community Relations IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

15-Executive Committee Meeting, Chamber, 11:00 a.m.

16-Small Business IMG, Chamber, 10:30 a.m.

17-Summer Learning Series: “Website Development: Building, Content, and Promotion” with Andy Collins of Mississippi State University Extension Service; Chamber, 11:30 to 1 p.m. (Bring your lunch! Free for Chamber members)

17-A Garner Russell & Associates, 633 Delmas Ave. Suite B, Pascagoula, 2:00 p.m.

18-Third Fridays: Dog Days of Summer, with the City of Pascagoula, Downtown Pascagoula, 5 to 8 p.m. (Live music; local artists; family activities; community partner booths; special promotions with downtown shops and restaurants); Contact the City of Pascagoula for more information at 228-938-2352

19-Boggy Creek Vineyard Picking, 7:30 a.m. (hours and dates: boggycreekvineyard.com or Facebook); open seven days a week for approximately three weeks

24-Joint Business After Hours with Ocean Springs Chamber at the Gulf Hills Hotel & Conference Center, 13701 Paso Road, Ocean Springs, 4 to 7 p.m.

24-Business 101 Series: How to Develop a Business Plan; 6-8 p.m.; Connie Whitt – 1636 Popps Ferry Road, Suite 207, Biloxi, MS 39532 – Email: gcsbdc@olemiss.edu or Phone: 228.396.8661

31-Pascagoula Area Council, Chamber, 8:00 a.m.

31-Business 101 Series: Cash Flow Projections for Your Business Plan; 6-8 p.m.; Connie Whitt – 1636 Popps Ferry Road, Suite 207, Biloxi, MS 39532 – Email: gcsbdc@olemiss.edu or Phone: 228.396.8661

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September 2017

1-Quarterly IMG Meeting, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

2-Harvest Celebration for Children with Boggy Creek Vineyard

6-One Coast Awards, at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau and Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, are pleased to announce the One Coast Awards. The One Coast Awards are the re-branding of the former Roland Weeks Hall of Fame, The Sun Herald Top 10 Under 40 and Community Leader Awards. (For more information about the One Coast Awards, contact 228-604-0014)

8-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Beauty and the Beast

9-Second Saturday Farmers Market with the City of Gautier, 8 a.m. until noon, George Martin City Park, 902 De la Pointe Drive (for more information contact Rachel Honea at 228-219-3259)

12-Membership IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

14th–Belk of Gautier’s Designer Event: One Day Only–Effy Fine Jewelry Trunk Show. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., please present post card for you extra discount.  Contact the Chamber for a copy of the card.

14-Belk of Gautier Business After Hours, 2800 Highway 90, Gautier, 4:00-6:00p.m.

15-$2,500 Jackson County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grant Deadline, 5:00 p.m. (emailed to CEO@jcchamber.com)

15-Third Fridays: Urban Artscapes, with the City of Pascagoula, Downtown Pascagoula, 5 to 8 p.m. (Live music; local artists; family activities; community partner booths; special promotions with downtown shops and restaurants); Contact the City of Pascagoula for more information at 228-938-2352

19-Community Relations IMG, Chamber, 9:00 a.m.

21-Business After Hours at Family Frozen Food, 4 to 6 p.m. (Location: TBA)

21-Chef Challenge with Feeding the Gulf Coast, Biloxi Civic Center, 6 to 9 p.m. (For more information contact Haley Buchanan at (251) 653-1617 ext. 140 or at hbuchanan@feedingthegulfcoast.org)

23-Viva Pascagoula: Connecting Cultures and Communities, River Park, 4100 Clark Street, Pascagoula, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (For more information: 228-938-2352)

26-Renaissance the Runway with the Bacot McCarty Foundation, IP Casino Resort & Spa, Studio A, Doors Open at 6:15 p.m., Show Starts at 7:00 p.m. (Tickets are $25; for more information: www.bacotmccarty.org and bacotmccarty@gmail.com)

28-2017 Annual Chamber Leaders Retreat, Gulf Hills Hotel & Conference Center, 13701 Paso Road, Ocean Springs, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Pre-registation required; Sponsorships Available: Contact the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce at 228-762-3391)

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October 2017

1-7–Crusin’ the Coast 2017

3-5–Defense Innovation: Technology Acceleration Challenges, Tampa, Florida, http://defenseinnovation.us

7-Zonta Club of Pascagoula Area’s 40th Annual “Day in the Plaza”, 9 to 5 a.m., Pascagoula Downtown Plaza, www.zontapascagoula.com, 228-762-8011

10-MEC Road Show, Grand Magnolia,

12-Business After Hours at Pascagoula River Audubon Center, 5107 Arthur Street, Moss Point, 4 to 6 p.m.

13-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Hocus Pocus

14-Second Saturday Farmers Market with the City of Gautier, 8 a.m. until noon, George Martin City Park, 902 De la Pointe Drive (for more information contact Rachel Honea at 228-219-3259)

17-90th Annual Chamber Membership Meeting ~Since 1927~, Hilton Garden Inn Pascagoula, 2703 Denny Ave., Pascagoula, 11:30 to 1 p.m. (Tickets and Sponsorships Available)

20-Third Fridays: Galactic Adventures, with the City of Pascagoula, Downtown Pascagoula, 5 to 8 p.m. (Live music; local artists; family activities; community partner booths; special promotions with downtown shops and restaurants); Contact the City of Pascagoula for more information at 228-938-2352

24-Ribbon Cutting for Southern Signs & Graphics, 1408 Hwy. 90, Suite 3, Box 9, Gautier, 10 a.m.

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November 2017 

10-Movie Under the Stars with the City of Pascagoula, Beach Park, Pascagoula, 8:15 to 10 p.m. (Rain out location will be shown at the Pascagoula Recreation Center 2935, Pascagoula Street; For further questions please call Suzanne Steinberger Kinsey at 938-2356); Featuring: Ghostbusters

11-Jackson County Veterans Day Program with the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

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