Find out how YOU can help “Grow Your Community”.  Join us for the Expo, May 7th at the Veteran’s Memorial Hall in Solvang.  Start your morning off right by learning how to kick start your business.  Kathleen Ronald will be presenting “Clutternomics” Clear Your Way to Profits, Productivity and Peace.  After a small break, delve into Social Media Marketing for Small Biz with Bridget Ayers, Get Smart Web’s own Agent 99,  who will offer a 4 hour workshop to show business owners how to “Get Productive”.  Registration will begin at 8am.  Program will start at 8:30am.  Fee for the both sessions is $45.00 and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.

The Main Expo is FREE to the public which begins at 3pm and extends until 7pm.  Attendees can visit interactive vendor booths to explore ways to stay healthy, find out how easy it is to go Green, connect with a local business and learn about job opportunities.  There will be activities for kids of all ages, food, wine tasting and more.  Don’t miss “Something Ridiculous”, a high-energy juggling and acrobatic act performed by slapstick stuntmen Mark Wilder and VonJon.  There will be music throughout the afternoon, giveaways and fabulous prizes which include FREE concert tickets to see Little Big Town, Willie Nelson & Alison Krauss and Alan Jackson.  You can also win FREE admission to the California Mid-State Fair and tickets to the San Diego Zoo.

Trying to “Grow Your Business”? The Expo’s Business to Business section is the place to do it.  Speakers in the afternoon session will Include Mark Mikelat from Constant Contact showing you how to convert your Email Marketing to Sales, Ed Carcarey giving you Customer Service ABC’s, Secret Service agent Vinh Tran will be showing you how to spot counterfeit Currency and more.

Make plans now to attend this one of a kind event.  Bring the family, your friends, co-workers and business associates because together we can Grow Our Community.

For more information visit: or call 805-688-0701

Just the Facts:

What – “Grow Your Community” Expo – May 7th, 2015
Where – Veteran’s Memorial Hall in downtown Solvang
When – Registration 8:30am    Speaker Sessions: 8:30am – 2pm   Fee: $45.00

Main Expo: 3pm – 7 pm FREE
Contact: Solvang Chamber of Commerce 688-0701 or visit


The Solvang Chamber of Commerce is a champion of business, providing advocacy, education and resources to the business community. The Chamber is a 501(c) 6 non-profit.