The Chamber brings the community together by hosting a variety of events and social gatherings. Below are our most popular annual events that you do not want to miss.
The Awards Banquet
The Annual Awards Banquet is held the first Monday in May where outstanding citizens are recognized for their accomplishments. Awards are presented for business person, volunteer, citizen and youth in excellence. All members are invited to attend and is always a lot of fun. We are now accepting nominations for our 2019 Awards Banquet. Please click here for the form. All nominations need to be returned to the Chamber no later than April 1, 2019.
The Taste of Eatonton
The Taste of Eatonton is held the first Monday in October where more than 800 attendees are treated to tasty treats from over 25 regional restaurants and food vendors. Transportation, live music, silent auction items, an open bar and so much more can be found at The Taste of Eatonton! Tickets go on sale September 1st!
To sign up to be a vendor or sponsor for the Taste of Eatonton, please contact our Tourism & Special Events Coordinator, Emily Holt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Legislative Breakfast is held once a year and gives business leaders and community members the chance to meet with their local, state and federal elected officials to hear updates, discuss legislation and let their voices be heard. The Legislative Breakfast is held at the Plaza Arts Center and tickets are $10 each.
For more information on how to RSVP for the event, please contact our Membership Manger, Brooke Moore at email@example.com.
Sweet Tee Off Golf Tournament
Each year the Eatonton-Putnam Chamber of Commerce and the Plaza Arts Center partner with Cuscowilla to put on the Sweet Tee Off Golf Tournament. All proceeds from this event are split evenly to benefit the Eatonton-Putnam Chamber’s outreach programs including Leadership Putnam, Ambassador Program and Chamber University. It will also be used for 4 college scholarships for High school seniors and students attending Central Georgia Technical College.
Applications for the scholarships can be found here. All scholarship applications need to be returned to the Chamber Office by March 18, 2019. Winners will be announced at the school’s honors nights and at our Annual Dinner on May 6, 2019.
Each player will receive a tee gift valued over $100, complimentary lunch, appetizers, and alcohol/soda/water (provided by local businesses) and the chance to play an exclusive club rated the #1 residential course in the state.
*Teams of 4 – $1200
*Individual Players $300
*Sponsorship options from $125-$5,000
For more information about registering to play or sponsoring this event, please contact our Tourism & Special Events Coordinator, Emily Holt at firstname.lastname@example.org.