S.T.I.R. Business After Hours
Please join us for our 2017 S.T.I.R. business after hours events, we look forward to seeing you.
Socialize – Starting and growing business relationships is what these gatherings are all about. Combine that with great food and drinks at the end of the business day, at a location that is eager to share something new with you, and a group of friendly hometown business people. You'll get to know fellow business leaders and owners who want to know you as well. Meet and greet in a relaxed, social setting and learn more about each other.
Talk - Sharing upcoming events, business specials, and new ideas is what makes businesses thrive and grow. Maybe you’ve been wearing all the hats at your business and you’ve found some ways to streamline your day. Share your story and make a difference for someone else, and be prepared to learn something new yourself! And besides, who says it has to be all about business? Sometimes putting a personal spin on an idea can break the ice!
Interact – We’re a well-rounded Chamber, with gifted members from all walks of life. Do you tend to be outgoing? Find someone who may be new or unfamiliar with the group, and introduce yourself; then introduce them to someone you know. Sometimes all it takes is that ONE thing to make a real difference for someone else – and for you too!
Remember – Follow up with just one business person that you met or an old friend you caught up with at STIR. One new business connection can translate into new business. Call them up or send an email – or better yet make plans to meet them for lunch – we’ve got some terrific restaurants in the neighborhood!
The STIR; NOW we’re doing business…after hours!
2017 S.T.I.R. Schedule of Events
January 6: End of Main Antiques
February 23: Dillsboro Chocolate Factory
March 23: Dillsboro Block Party– Dogwood Crafters, Country Traditions, Golden Carp and others.
April 26: no STIR Event, Chamber's 26th annual Stonewall Challenge Golf Tournament at High Hampton Inn and Country Club in Cashiers
May 25: Cullowhee River Club
June 27: Summer Barbecue, Boots Steakhouse (co-hosted by Lees at the Depot)
July 4: July 4th fireworks, no STIR event
August 24: FrostyBites Frozen Yogurt
September 21: Holiday Inn/Morris Broadband
October 26: Downtown Sylva Block Party
November: Chamber Holiday Party, TBA
1. Events are subject to change. Always check your invitation card.
2. Events begin at 5 p.m. (unless otherwise posted) and last approximately 1 hour.