“When consumers know that a small business is a member of the Chamber of Commerce, they are 44% more likely to think favorably of it and 63% more likely to purchase goods and service from that business in the future.”
Programs and Events
Chamber events listed are for members and non-members alike. If you are non-member and would like to join us, please contact the Chamber office at 816-587-2700
ANNUAL EVENTS:Gala Banquet, Winter Event - This event showcasess area businesses, outstanding service and community partnerships. The evening is filled with silent and live auctions, dinner and entertainment.2019 Gala Presenting Sponsor is North Kansas City HospitalAnnual Golf Tournament at The National Golf Club, Spring Event - Enjoy one of the finest courses in the Kansas City metro. Local food, drinks on the course, and a ton of fun!2019 Golf Tournament Presented by North Kansas City HospitalCroquet Business Challenge, Summer Event - Take a swing at the traveling trophy presented to the winning team. Customers and colleagues will be envious of this full-size lobby piece. Sponsorships are available.5K/10K Run by the River, Summer Event - A certified course laid out in Parkville’s beautiful English Landing and Platte Landing Parks attracts race fans from around the region. Sponsorships are available.Trivia Night, Fall Event - It didn’t take long for this night of friendly competition, food, and beverage to become a hit. Sponsorships are available.
SPECIAL EVENTS:Member Social Event - An opportunity for our members and their guests to be…social. Expand your network and help the Chamber connect with a new business.VIP Event - A special reward for our Champion’s Club and Board members, the Chamber treats our VIP’s to something a little out of the ordinary.Legislative Breakfast Panel - This Platte County event is a collaborative effort of the Parkville, Platte City, Riverside, and Weston Chambers. Moderated by the League of Women Voters, Chamber members and public are invited to interact with local, county, state and federal elected officials in a non-partisan forum.
THROUGHOUT THE YEAR:Luncheon Series—Held the 2nd Tuesday of the month this is your chance to network and socialize with other Chamber members and guests. Quarterly speaker opportunities available.2019 Luncheon Series Presenting Sponsor is Park UniversityCoffee with the PACC - Held the 4th Friday of the month at McCoy Meetin’ House on Park University campus, this event provides networking and education which includes a Member speaker. Sponsorships are available.Speed Networking - Held six times a year, this invitation only, exclusive networking event consists of 20 participants and is reserved for Chamber members only.Ribbon Cuttings – Let the Chamber welcome your business and take advantage of an opportunity to show off a little.Happy Hours – Whether hosted by the Chamber or one of our members, a happy hour is a great way to connect in an informal environment.Round Tables - When the topic of the day needs a little extra time and attention, we let our member experts lead the discussion.Sponsorship opportunities are available for all Chamber events. These include:Presenting Sponsors Games SponsorsEntertainment Sponsors Food/Beverage SponsorsPrize Sponsors Table Sponsors Event SignageAvailable sponsorship opportunities and additional events are located on the Parkville Chamber website.