“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
Gala & Awards Banquet
This event occurs annually in January, showcasing area businesses, outstanding service, and community partnerships. In addition, the Gala provides the Chamber occasion to raise funds for a monetary donation to our chosen Charity of Choice and to enhance Chamber member benefits.
Held in the spring, this event allows golfers to enjoy a day in the sun on The National Golf Course, which includes food, drink, games, prizes and social hour at the end of tournament play.
This event is an opportunity for the Chamber to promote networking and family fun at the same time. Enjoy food, drink, friends and a little friendly competition playing Golf Croquet at Kactus Creek Croquet Club, Parkville, Missouri.
Typically held the weekend of Parkville Days, this event takes place on a certified course which runs through English Landing Park and Platte Landing Park in Parkville. The “River Run” parallels the winding Missouri River on flat trails that loop through the parks.
Held in early fall as part of our annual membership drive, this event is held at The National Golf Club and includes lunch and a keynote speaker.
Our first annual Trivia Night will be held on October 21, 2017 at St Therese on Hwy 9. Enter as a team of up to 8 people (or individually and make new friends) working together to answer 100 questions from 10 categories for fun and prizes. Tables will sell out fast for this fun event. BYOB and food for the evening.
Held monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, this networking opportunity is a great way to get to know other Chamber members, as well as to partake in lunch at one of our many fabulous member restaurants. Please check the Chamber calendar for dates and locations. These lunches are always held at other Chamber member establishments. Speaker opportunities available.
An invitation only, exclusive networking event for a small group of Chamber members. If you haven’t received your invitation yet, you will! This event is reserved for Members only!
Each Spring, Team Educate sponsors a trip to Jefferson City to promote the area of Parkville and meet with elected officials to speak on concerns of our local business owners and members.
Held in early Fall, this event allows for a non-partisan forum for local, state and federal officials to discuss what lies ahead for the Parkville/Platte County area. This is a joint effort of all Platte County Chambers including Parkville, Platte City, Riverside and Weston.
Quarterly educational events designed to improve our networking and business skills, are held throughout the year over breakfast or lunch.
These events allow members to showcase their business or new location and are held approximately twice a month at pre-determined times.
Other Chamber Events
The Parkville Area Chamber partners with other local chambers to provide more networking opportunities, as well as joint business education ventures. Chamber events listed are for members and non-members alike.