Trip to Ireland

Lunch & Learn

Each quarter the Chamber and SBDC will host a brown bag lunch with speakers on a business topic of interest to the Shore’s businesses.

Next Date:  TBD
Where:  ES Community College Workforce Center

Shore Fest Golf Tournament
As one of the first spring golf events on the Shore, Shore Fest is held at the Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club in Melfa, Virginia. Enjoy a delicious lunch followed by a friendly yet competitive round on the greens for bragging rights and prizes. Read more

Next Date:  Friday, May 12, 2017
Where:  ES Yacht & Country Club

Eastern Shore of Virginia Chamber Of Commerce in Melfa

Business After Hours

The Chamber holds this networking opportunity at a member’s business. Meet other Chamber members in a relaxed setting while learning about the host business. Please RSVP to each event at (757) 787-2460.

All BAH events are 5:00 - 7:00 pm unless noted

Next Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
4:30pm - 6:30pm

Where:  Onley Town Center in the "Oyster Room", 25020 Shore Parkway, Onley, VA

Sponsor:  The Onley Branch of Custis, Dix, Lewis & Custis LLP, Adair Tyler and Jeremy Meyer of Chesapeake Investment Planning LLC, and SVN Miller Commercial Real Estate

Business Before Hours
The Chamber holds this networking opportunity at a member’s business in the morning. Get to know other Chamber members over a cup of coffee and start the day making new contacts. Please RSVP to each event at (757) 787-2460.

A full listing of community events is offered by our partners at the Eastern Shore of Virginia Tourism Commission.

Awards Dinner

This annual event is a celebration of the year. It includes the  presentation of awards such as the Small Business Person of the Year and the Outstanding Citizen Award. The nomination and election of new officers and directors are also held. Read more

Next Date:  June 20, 2017

Where:  ES Yacht & Country Club

Business After Hours
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Business Before Hours

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Le Tour de Shore

Bike enthusiasts, young and old, enjoy this annual Chamber event. There will be 4 routes  of 25K, 50K, 100K, and 100 miles. The flat terrain of the Shore, great back country roads, and rest stops with water and light snacks at scenic locations add up to a great day on the Shore. We even provide BBQ chicken when the ride is completed! Read more


Next Date:  Saturday, June 17, 2017
Where:  Onancock Town Square


Eggs and Issues

This is a discussion of local and state issues presented by our elected representatives. The entire community is invited to attend, have breakfast and hear about the issues facing our upcoming legislative session.Read more

Next Date:  April 27, 2017

Where: ES Yacht & Country Club

Trip to Dutch Waterways Tulip Time River Cruise
This trip includes a cultural experience  and unforgettable sites. This trip is open to all members of the public. Space is limited.  Read more.

Date:  March 30 - April 7, 2017