Did you know that nearly 3,000 of our neighbors in Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County struggle with hunger and rely on a local food pantry each month? Join us to learn more about hunger in our community. Representatives from the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Campus Kitchen at Washington and Lee University (CKWL), Community […]
A CASH MOB was held at Buddy’s True Value Hardware on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. What is it? A Cash Mob is a different type of flash mob where instead of singing and dancing people come together to spend money and support a local business! How does it work? We will email you once a […]
Locals’ Night was held at the iconic Southern Inn Restaurant on Wednesday, March 1 from 5-10 p.m. They launched a new appetizer to celebrate the occasion and a featured cocktail. The event was “Blended” with a beer tasting launch party from Bold Rock Cidary and Brothers Craft Brewing.
Lexington-Rockbridge Chamber of Commerce presents: Irish Splendor Savor a true taste of “Irish Splendor” when you spend the night in a stately castle. Relax by a roaring peat fire. Stand in awe on the Cliffs of Moher. Tour rollicking Dublin and share a conversation with the locals at a pub featuring traditional Irish entertainers. Choose […]
Thank you to all that came out to support Brew Ridge Taps at Locals’ Night on Feb. 23, 2017! With the half-priced pints and appetizers, it was no surprise to see such a great turnout! If you are already missing the great prices and the even better company, don’t worry because we have another Locals’ […]
February 2017 Business After Hours was hosted by the Paxton House Historical Society of Buena Vista on February 16, 2017. The event was successfully held at the Paxton House in Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with many of our Chamber members in attendance and some great food thanks to […]
Around the year 2000 researchers and marketers began to devote significant energy to understanding the unique phenomenon of several generations being in the workforce at the same time. At our first Business @ Breakfast of 2017, sponsored by the Kappa Alpha Order National Headquarters, guest speaker Dawn Watkins Wiese explored “Millennials and Gen Z: Who are […]
We celebrated with a Ribbon Cutting for new business Vinyl Cuts in Downtown Buena Vista on February 8 at 11:00 a.m. Vinyl Cuts creates vinyl decals, signs, logos, monograms, crafts, custom gifts, and home decor. They also install vinyl lettering and logos for businesses and homes!
The Chamber of Commerce Serving Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County elected their 2017 officers and board of directors during their final meeting of the year on December 13, 2016. The board of directors serve three-year terms. Left to right: President Joe Sokoloski; Vice President Col. Jay Williams; Treasurer Timothy […]
Chamber members from Lexington, Buena Vista, and across Rockbridge County came out to Rockbridge Area Hospice on Thursday, January 19th to learn about the Chamber’s plans for community partnership in 2017. RAH joined the Chamber in May 2016 so members were also able to meet RAH Board members, volunteers, and staff, including Executive Director Tasha […]