Events Overview

Browse here for an overview.  For accurate dates, visit our event calendar found here. Additionally, the above tab labeled sponsorship opportunities will highlight the projected attendance, the sponsorship options and availability.  You can find that tab by clicking here as well.  Make sure you click n the Sponsor Book PDF to see the attractive full 12 plus page overview.  It will help you in planning your marketing.  We are happy to assist you with finding the perfect fit for your business needs and attaching you to the right event for you.  We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

Signature Events

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Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet Business of the Year - January
The Annual Meeting kicks the year off with excitement and enthusiasm as we recognize excellence by announcing our Business of the Year Awards plus individuals that make our businesses and parish better.  A business keynote is delivered at the meeting plus the plans for the coming year.  200 plus attendees.
Categories: Network, Connecting, Exposure, Sponsorship, Awards, Leadership
Learn More About Our Annual Meeting

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23rd Annual GOLF OUTING  Party on Every Hole - October
Party on Every Hole with THE best golf outing in the parish!  The Pro Business Golf Outing where all proceeds go to promoting a positive business climate.  Sponsorships on this event go fast plus team spaces fill.  Get in early!
Categories: Fun!, Network, Connect ,Sponsorship, Community, Business, Volunteer
Attendance—35 teams plus sponsor. Click here for more on the Golf Outing. 

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Business & Community EXPO | Job Fair | Cook-off - May
The EXPO is three events in one - Business Showcase, Job Fair & Stirrin' the Pot Cookoff.  Hovering at 1000 attendees, the EXPO shines a positive light on all Livingston Parish has to offer. 
Categories: Fun!, Business Resource, Exposure, Connecting, Network, Sponsorship, Community, Information, Business, Volunteer  See more on EXPO here. 

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GALA - Making its GRAND return in 2019 following a flood postponement
The 'dress up event" in Livingston Parish with a fun theme each year.  Get dressed up and party with Livingston Parish finest! Hilarious photo opportunities.  
Categories: FUN!, Networking, Connecting, Exposure, Sponsorship, Community, Volunteer Opportunity 
More On Gala Here

Special Progamming Events

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Women's Leadership Special Event - Women's Programming 
Added to Chamber in 2017, this program offers an opportunity to acknowledge successful women and the those who are up and coming.  The offerings include spotlight tables featuring topics specific to women, keynote speakers by women, for women and the announcement of the Women's Leadership Award.  For more on this event, click here. 

Categories:  Network, Connect, Learn, Engage, Volunteer, Sponsor, Women

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Have a Voice - Be informed - Business Matters! - Schedule varies
Legislative Updates | Political Forums | Livingston Day at the Capitol
Legislative updates are held to inform the business community of the effect of legislation. Infrastructure and other projects are also updated. Political Forums are held during election cycles and the chamber typically will hold a forum – especially if there is no incumbent running. Day at the Capitol is held during session and state wide focus on business, education, transportation issues.

Categories: Advocacy, Sponsorship, Information, Connecting, Members Only

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Livingston Young Professionals Events 
LYP Event's are led by our LYP Council of 21 - 40 year olds.  All are invited to most LYP events!  Sponsorship opportunities are available for most LYP events as well.    2017 Events include:  Special Events:  Dodge Ball Tournament, Trivia Night,  Professional Development Events & Luncheons - Held 2 or 3 times annually - plus - What not to Post,  Monthly Events - LYP Leadership Council Meeting. For more information on LYP and their events, click here  

Categories: Network, Connect, Exposure, Sponsors, Community, Leadership, Volunteer

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Leadership Livingston Graduation - Class Project Presentation - May or June
Gradation ceremony of the current year Leadership Livingston Class plus a Leadership Alumni gathering.  Typically held in the evening, the event has well over one hundred attendees.  One of the highlights of the evening is the presentation of the class projects.  A light and fun event with a community feel.  More information on Leadership Graduation can be found here.  

Categories: Network, Connect, Community, Leadership Development, Volunteer

Regular Events - Programming - Networking - General Meetings

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Leads & Learn for Lunch   
Usually held on a Wednesday, four or more times per year. With an attendance averaging 50 - 70 attendees, the event attracts members to learn about each other's business allowing for accurate advocacy and referrals of fellow chamber businesses. Members only event. Learn segment includes a brief learning segment to get more out of your time at the event.  

Categories: Networking, Connecting, Exposure, Sponsorship Opportunity, Members Only, Information, Volunteer Opportunity, Business Leads  Learn About Leads for Lunch Here

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Business Meetings | General Meetings – State of Business, State of the Parish, Scholarship Event
Business luncheon usually held the 2nd Wednesday on varying months with high attendance (80 to 200). Meetings are three part and include business updates, words from our guest speaker and sponsorship message. Past speakers include: Business Leaders, Local Entities, US Congressman, Senators, US Chamber of Commerce, Louisiana State Chamber of Commerce, Local Elected Officials, State Elected Officials, Law Enforcement, Fire Districts more.

Categories: Business & Community Information, Connecting, Advocacy, Public Officials, Business Resources, Networking, Sponsorship Opportunity  For more info see here. 

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Chamber Business Academy 
Chamber Business Academy / Chamber 101 / New Member Orientation
A comprehensive membership orientation and part of the Chamber Business Academy. Held the Final Friday of varying months, the Chamber hosts an in house training session to inform members of the programs, events, community involvement and business resources of members.

Categories: Training, Networking, Connecting, Sponsorship Opportunity, Members Only, Information, Exposure, Leadership Development

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Chamber 101

Kick start your membership with Chamber 101

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Ribbon Cuttings

An official welcoming ceremony conducted to celebrate the opening of a business or building. One of the most exciting times for a business! Scheduled throughout the year. 

Categories: Networking, Connecting, Exposure, Business
For More on Ribbon Cuttings or Scheduling, Click Here

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Committee Meetings – Sign up to serve on committees
The conference room stays busy with 8 to 10 meetings held monthly. Committees, task force and special meetings are events in themselves.  A few of the opportunities to Get Involved include Ambassadors, Education Committee, Governmental Affairs Committee,
Categories: Members Only, Networking, Connecting, Advocacy, Community, Training, Information, Leadership Development, Volunteer Opportunity
Join or Learn About Committees

Special Events – Scheduled at varying times
Member & Committee Appreciation, Business Before and After Hours Mixers / Breakfasts
This event gives attendees the ability to meet other members while enjoying refreshments in a casual environment. A great opportunity for the host to present themselves and their business. As the name implies, member and committee appreciation events are held at varying times annually.
Categories: Networking, Sponsorship Opportunity, Connecting, Fun, Information, Business Resource

Student Business / Leadership Conference
Part of the Chamber’s Education Initiatives programming, the business / leadership conference is held for juniors in high school. The business community is invited to participate in this program though varying opportunities. The program allows for student interaction with the business community and provides for a more direct approach of working with students.
Categories: Information, Sponsorship Opportunity, Connecting, Exposure, Volunteer Opportunity