In addition to our monthly events, the Chamber holds several annual Signature Events designed to showcase various segments of our community.
Annual Meeting and Business Awards
This late spring meeting is the Chamber’s opportunity to celebrate its annual accomplishments and present its plan for the new year in its Annual Report and Program of Work. It also showcases the Annual Business Awards, previously presented at the Celebrate Community Awards Dinner.
West County Open Golf Tournament
Held in early May at a local golf course, this golf outing offers a chance to enjoy a relaxing day of golf. There are plenty of opportunities for networking and sponsorships, with breakfast, lunch, and beverages included. Join us as we network and enjoy a beautiful business outing in the sun.
Tour & Taste West County
This annual event highlights the economic assets of West Anne Arundel County, beginning with a regional bus tour that highlights the many significant development projects occurring across West County from Gambrills to Hanover.The Taste West County after provides local restaurants a forum to showcase their capabilities and attract future diners. A fun and educational event that helps participants gain a better understanding of what West Anne Arundel County has to offer while also offering excellent networking opportunities.
Celebrate Community Awards Dinner
A celebration of the people who make West County special, this annual dinner honors educators, public safety officers, and military personnel for their community contributions. Business support helps make attendance at this event affordable for our community partners, and we appreciate their participation.
Other Annual Events:
Back to School Fair
This annual expo, held in mid-August, offers local schools an opportunity to connect with students and parents before the school year starts. Great for businesses interested in reaching the family market, very popular with those offering after school activities.
Centered around the Odenton Volunteer Fire Station but with activities throughout town, Odenton Day offers an opportunity for local organizations and businesses to set up a table in the Fire Hall and for residents to learn about the many great assets we have in our community. Sponsored by the Odenton Volunteer Fire Company, the Greater Odenton Improvement Association, the Odenton Heritage Society, and the West County Chamber on the first Saturday in October.