The Chamber hosts various events and campaigns throughout the year providing opportunities for collaboration & networking. Participating in our campaigns is a great way to build community outside of your business.
*Events in 2022 continue to be subject to Public Health Guidelines and may need to be moved to a virtual format, postponed or cancelled. We will do our best to provide plenty of notice when changes are necessary.
Looking ahead for 2023, Registration is available for our campaigns
The Chamber is hosting six campaigns in 2023 all with the intention of drawing people to our community and into your businesses. This year we have registration for all of these event in one easy form. Simply check off the campaigns that you would like to be a part of.
All greater Sussex Area businesses are invited to participate, but our members will be given extra perks including being listed first on any marketing materials. Most campaigns are free to be a part of, however, we may ask that a a $20 gift card or item be provided to be used for prizes for the Sussex Supports Local and Elfie Selfie campaigns.
For more details on any of the events, click on the links below to view last years events before returning to this page to fill out the registration form.
#GoodEatsSussexNB Feb 1-28 This campaign is designed to encourage user generated marketing during a slower time for restaurants, cafés and bars. That content will be used as referrals for their friends and family to also visit our area for great food and to see surrounding businesses.
Love for Local (formerly called Sussex Supports Local) June 1-30 Building on the support local movement, this campaign is designed to bring people into businesses as well as to thank them for the support they have been showing for the last few years.
Scavenger Hunt Jul 1-Aug 7 Our clues lead participants to general locations where they will have to look around at all of the businesses in the area to find the next clue in one of their windows. We have a limited number of clues to post but can provide a poster for the window of any business who wants to encourage participation for this campaign.
Hot Air Balloon Ride Giveaway Sep 1-10 This campaign is designed to encourage people visiting our region for the Atlantic Balloon Fiesta to also stop in and visit businesses in the community.
Elfie Selfie Nov 21-Dec 21 Our elves love visiting so many great businesses during the holiday season! At each stop, we share pictures to showcase the business.
Chris-Moose Cheer Dec 1-31 – Businesses who already have a moose are welcome to display them again in 2023 as is or redecorated. A limited number of new moose will be added to the upcoming campaign. If you select that you are interested in participating in this campaign we will reach out in the fall to discuss.