Upcoming events

    • August 24, 2017
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Walden Country Club, 1500 Riedel Road, Crofton, MD 21114

    End of Summer Bash!!

    Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017
    Walden Country Club
    1500 Riedel Road
    Crofton, MD  21114
    5:30pm - 7:30pm

    Join us as we bid summer farewell with a "back yard BBQ" themed JOINT MIXER!

    Multiple chambers will be participating!
    Enjoy meeting new people and having the opportunity to catch up with friends, in a fun, casual environment!

    Plenty of food, fun, and music.

    Members - $20.00
    Non-Members - $25.00
    **CASH BAR**

    • September 11, 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • Crofton Country Club

    Price includes the following:

    Golf; Cart; Range Balls; Lunch; Goody Bag; Awards; Door Prizes; Hole in One

    Golfers – whether you are a scratch golfer or a duffer come out and play:

    • Grab three friends or customers and enter a foursome.
    • At $500.00 a foursome the cost cannot be matched -- you get a great day on the links, some goodies, food, and refreshment all at a great price – we would love to see you out there.  Your customers will love you for it!!
    • Don’t have a foursome or three others?  Come on out and we will match you up with some new golfing friends.
    • Not used to playing – we will have some easier tee placements for you….

     Not a golfer?  Promote your business by:

    • Signing up for a sponsorship – there is a full range available from being an even sponsor to simply sponsoring a hole.  It’s a great way to get your name out!  Want to make a bigger impact – man the hole and meet the golfers.
    • Showing up – this year we’ve added a dinner & drinks only option for $50.00 and you can help-out during the day if you would like!
    • Donate prizes, auction items, or the like.  Golfers love goodies – sports tickets, merchandise, promotional materials – we will find a home for them and help you promote your business.

    Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities:

    Main Corporate Sponsor $2,500

    Golf Coolers $1,800

    Golf Hats $1,500

    Ball Marker Hat Clips $ 750

    Koozies $ 500

    Golf Cups $ 400

    Beverages $ 400

    Frozen Drinks $ 350

    Putting Contest $ 300

    Breakfast $ 250

    Golf Tees $ 250

    Hole Sponsor $ 125

    If you would like to sponsor one of the

    above or have something else in mind,

    please contact Landon Watts at


    Silent Auction

    If you are interested in donating a silent auction item, please contact the chamber at 410-721-9131.

    If you got a question reach out to Barry DesRoches, our golf guy – 443-852-0688 – or barrydesr@gmail.com

    • September 16, 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Chamber parking lot (2138 Priest Bridge Court, Suite 1, Crofton, MD 21114)

    The Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce and featured sponsor, Sierra Pacific Mortgage Company are proud to do this great event again!

    Community Shred-It Event
    This event is open to the public and the local business community.
    We will be holding this event from:

    10am - 1pm
    September 16, 2017
    Due to the generosity of sponsors, this is a FREE service to take advantage during this event!

    You may bring UP to 4 bags or boxes of paper material to shred.
    Paper clips and staples ARE allowed.
    NO media (computers, hard drives, etc.) allowed.

    While this service is being provided for free, donations would be appreciated.
    Checks (in any amount you determine) can be made payable to:
    Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce.
    Cash is also accepted.

    • September 30, 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Crofton Country Club (overflow parking lot)

    The Festival on the Green is held 2x annually.
    This popular vendor event is attended by OVER 3k people!
    That is a LOT of exposure.
    If you aren't interested in being a vendor, be a SPONSOR.
    Check out the registration types to find out the different sponsorship opportunities that are available.


    1. Entry Fee: 

    • Chamber Members and Non-Profits: $70
    • All others
      • 10x10…..$100
      • 10x20…..$150
      • 10x30…..$200
      • Crafter's Corner .......$45
        (When the map is emailed out, it will indicate where the Crafter's Corner itself is, but due to space constraints, the individual spots are NOT on the map.  Crafter's will be directed to their spot the morning of the event.
        *If you are receiving the mail with the map, that ensures you ARE included in the Crafter's Corner*)

    • Vendors may request multiple spaces, if sharing a booth, both exhibitors must fill out separate applications and note who you are sharing with.  Entry fees will be deposited by the Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce.

    2. Weather: The festival is held rain or shine. There is no rain date. Fees will not be refunded for inclement weather.

    3. Cancellation Policy: The fee is non-refundable.

    4. Acceptable Vendors: Crafters with home-produced items or works of art will be accepted. Food vendors, non profits and local businesses will also be accepted. The Board reserves the right to accept or deny any vendor.

    *Direct Sales vendors are 1st come, first served!
    CHAMBER MEMBERS get priority.
    PLEASE CHECK LIST OF REGISTERED VENDORS BEFORE you register to ensure there isn't already another like vendor.

    5. Vendor’s License: All vendors must possess a valid Maryland Sales Tax License or file a Concessionaire's Return, which is the responsibility of the vendor, not the Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce. A representative from Maryland's Comptroller's office may be onsite. For more information, please see the Comptroller of Maryland online HERE.

    6. Food/Beverage Vendors: Fair participants selling any type of food (including bake sales) must secure a one-day permit from the Anne Arundel County Health Department. Applications may be obtained HERE. (Non-profit groups must supply a tax exempt number; for-profit groups must pay a fee.)

    7. Assigned Spots: Participants are responsible for providing canopies, tables, chairs, and other display materials for their spot. ALL VENDORS MUST STAY IN THEIR DESIGNATED SPACES until after the end of the event.

    8. Setup and Take Down: Set up will be 7:00am- 9:00am when a Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce Board member will be on the grounds. This will ensure that everyone is setting up properly and in the correct designated space. At the end of the day, vendors are to vacate the grounds of the Country Club by 5:30 PM.

    9. Parking: Your vehicle may be parked at your vendor spot for loading and unloading only. All vehicles must be removed from the Fairgrounds by 9:30AM. You may park in the vendor parking area if you will not be leaving during the festival, NO ONE WILL ENTER OR LEAVE THE VENDOR PARKING BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 10-4 FOR ANY REASON.
    Vendors may NOT bring their vehicles on the lot again until AFTER 4pm.

    10. Trash: Vendors are responsible for the removal of all their own trash. Dumpsters will be available for use.

    11. Pets: Animals are not allowed on the premises. (Insurance won't allow it.)

    Applications must be received by September 23, 2017.
    They will be processed and spaces assigned in the order they are received. You will receive the vendor map the week of the event.

    Spaces are NOT guaranteed until payment is received.
    If you wish to be in a certain location, you MUST note it on your registration in the "comments" field.
    We will make every effort to accommodate you. No guarantees.

    If you have any questions or comments in the meantime, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to seeing you at the Festival!

    Thank you,

    Chamber Staff
    Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce

    Vendors We Already Have (no more registrations allowed)

    • October 11, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Walden Country Club
    Our Successful Women in Business Group is focused on providing support, knowledge, and inspiration to Women in Business.

    Join us for a networking luncheon in good taste at the Walden Country Club for a luncheon buffet.

    Door prizes welcome. RSVP by October 6.

    • December 05, 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Bowie Elks Lodge #2309, 1506 Defense Highway, Gambrills, MD 21054

    Join us for a Holiday Party!
    Celebrate the season with friends and chamber members!

    Enjoy some casual networking, merriment and a delicious meal.
    There will also be a cash bar!

    Bowie Elks Lodge #2309
    1506 Defense Highway
    Tuesday, December 5, 2017
    Gambrills, MD 21054
    6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Members - $15.00
    Non-Members - $25.00

    *Sponsorship Opportunities*
    (see registration)

Past events

August 19, 2017 Crofton Young Professionals Corn Hole Tournament
August 16, 2017 New Member Orientation
August 16, 2017 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast
July 20, 2017 Monthly Mixer - Showman Furniture
July 13, 2017 YP Sip & Learn - Buying, Selling, Investing Real Estate
June 21, 2017 Multi-Chamber Power Networking Breakfast
June 15, 2017 Multi-Chamber Bowie Baysox Mixer
May 23, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro & Wine Bar
May 18, 2017 Crofton Young Professionals Mixer- Bonefish Grill
May 17, 2017 TAG (Targeted at Growth) Morning Networking - Riverscape Group @ Long & Foster
May 06, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Studio 325 Salon, 1125 Rt 3 N Md Gambrills, Maryland
April 29, 2017 Spring 2017 Festival on the Green - April 29, 2017
April 28, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Sassy B's, 1684 Village Green, Suite 1, Crofton, MD 21114
April 27, 2017 Business Leaders Luncheon w/ Gov. Hogan & Comptroller Franchot
April 22, 2017 Community Shred-It Event (FREE)
April 20, 2017 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast - Hella's Restaurant & Lounge
April 18, 2017 Monthly Mixer - Kimmotion Pilates
April 11, 2017 TAG (Targeted at Growth) Morning Networking - Block Advisors
March 21, 2017 Monthly Mixer - Leo's Vacation Center
March 15, 2017 Joint Business Mixer w/ LAA & Local Chambers of Commerce
March 07, 2017 Taste of Crofton Mixer
March 02, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - TurnKey Title, LLC
March 01, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Advanced Integrative Health Group, LLC
March 01, 2017 2nd Annual GCCC Fitness Crawl! (March 2017)
February 21, 2017 Monthly Mixer - Houlihan's
February 15, 2017 TAG (Targeted at Growth) Morning Networking - Fieldstone Farm
February 09, 2017 Multi-Chamber Power Networking Breakfast (La Fontaine Bleu)
February 04, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Peak Performance Nutrition Center
January 25, 2017 Monthly Mixer - Eye of the Beholder Consignment
January 21, 2017 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Silly Sisters Consignment & Gifts
January 19, 2017 Crofton Young Professionals Planning MIXER - Bonefish Grill
January 19, 2017 18th Annual Legislative Breakfast (a JOINT chamber event)
January 18, 2017 TAG (Targeted at Growth) Morning Networking Meeting - The Fractured Prune
December 10, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Angel's Share Wine & Spirits
December 06, 2016 Holiday Party! Everyone welcome!
December 03, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Dog Thrive
December 01, 2016 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast -Comfort Inn & Suites Bowie
November 17, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Mixed Elements Salon, Spa & Boutique
November 16, 2016 Greater Crofton Community Awards Banquet
November 16, 2016 TAG (Targeted at Growth) Morning Networking Mixer
November 01, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - MD Dermatology & Laser Center
October 27, 2016 Monthly Mixer - The Villages at Two Rivers
October 20, 2016 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast
October 15, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Mathnasium
October 07, 2016 Successsful Women In Business (Joint Luncheon w/ GSPCC & GBCC)
October 01, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Payless Shoesource
September 29, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Crunchies Natural Pet Foods
September 24, 2016 Fall 2016 Festival on the Green - Sept. 24, 2016
September 17, 2016 Community Shred-It Event (FREE)
September 17, 2016 FREE Community Shred-It Event - SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY
September 10, 2016 1st Annual Corn Hole Tournament (Sponsored by Crofton Young Professionals)
August 25, 2016 End of Summer Bash!! (Multi-Chamber/Organization Party!)
August 20, 2016 Grand Re-Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Eye of the Beholder Consignment Shop
August 17, 2016 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast - Maritime Institute
August 16, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Bowie Elks Lodge 2309
August 10, 2016 Inside BWI - Lunch w/ Ricky Smith - CEO, BWI/Thurgood Marshall Airport
August 04, 2016 GCCC vs. SPCC Softball Challenge! - New RAIN DATE
July 31, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Chesapeake ERgent Care
July 21, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Odenton Sports Center
July 18, 2016 2016 Golf Tournament
July 14, 2016 Crofton Young Professionals Mixer
June 30, 2016 Understanding the New Federal Overtime Rule (A workshop presented by AAEDC)
June 23, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Frisco Tap House
June 22, 2016 Multi-Chamber Breakfast Networking Event - Crowne Plaza Annapolis
June 15, 2016 BIG Meeting - SECU - Crofton Branch
June 06, 2016 Grand Opening - Pizza Hut - 2299 Johns Hopkins Road, Gambrills, MD 21054
June 04, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Mattress & More Liquidators
May 19, 2016 Monthly Mixer/Grand Re-Opening - Passionate Paws & Claws
May 18, 2016 BIG Meeting (Business Information Group) - Newk's Eatery
May 17, 2016 New Member Orientation Mixer
May 11, 2016 2016 County Update w/ County Executive Steve Schuh
May 05, 2016 Membership Development Committee meeting
April 30, 2016 Spring 2016 Festival on the Green
April 21, 2016 Multi-Chamber Power Networking Breakfast (Hella's Restaurant & Lounge)
April 18, 2016 Chamber Bowling Night
April 18, 2016 Crofton Young Professionals Committee Meeting
April 16, 2016 Community Shred-It Event (FREE)
April 05, 2016 Grand "Re-Opening/Launch" mixer - Zu Coffee
March 26, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Ronni Gehron Photography
March 24, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Bear's Honeypot
March 08, 2016 Taste of Crofton Mixer
March 05, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Pure Barre Crofton
March 01, 2016 March 2016 Fitness Crawl!!
February 20, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Cricket Wireless
February 18, 2016 Installation of Officers Mixer
February 11, 2016 Multi-Chamber Power Networking Breakfast (La Fontaine Bleu)
February 10, 2016 BIG Meeting - The Brown Box Eatery
February 09, 2016 Joint "Open House/Mixer" with NARI
February 08, 2016 Chamber Bowling Night
February 04, 2016 Crofton's Got Talent!!
January 29, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Cup+Cake Blvd. Westfield Annapolis location!
January 20, 2016 Monthly Mixer - Temple Boxing
January 14, 2016 Joint GCCC & BNI (Crofton/Gambrills Chapters) Mixer
January 14, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Block Advisors
January 13, 2016 BIG Meeting (Business Information Group) @ Bonefish Grill
January 09, 2016 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Bear's Honeypot
January 06, 2016 Google Partners Digital Breakfast
December 15, 2015 Young Professionals (YP) Information Mixer (40yr and under networking group)
December 10, 2015 Monthly Mixer - New Edge Apps - Mobile Apps, Websites & Marketing, hosted by Frisco Tap House
December 09, 2015 BIG (Business Information Group) Meeting
December 05, 2015 Community Shred-It Event (FREE)
December 03, 2015 Multi-Chamber Breakfast Networking Mixer - Bowie Comfort Inn
December 01, 2015 Lunch & Learn - Developing Your 2016 Sales Plan
November 19, 2015 Monthly Mixer - OBi (Opportunity Builders, Inc.)
November 18, 2015 BIG (Business Information Group) Meeting
November 14, 2015 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - The Fussy Frog
November 10, 2015 Krispy Kreme Grand Opening
November 05, 2015 Greater Crofton Community Awards Banquet
November 03, 2015 T & T Birthday Party (Tom Callahan & Tom Locke)
October 24, 2015 BiertoberFest
October 24, 2015 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY for BiertoberFest T-Shirt
October 22, 2015 Titan Cigars - Guys Night (Joint Event w/ CVPRA)
October 22, 2015 Multi-Chamber Breakfast Networking Mixer - Crofton Country Club
October 21, 2015 New Member Orientation Mixer
October 15, 2015 Monthly Mixer - UFC Crofton
October 14, 2015 Successful Women in Business (Joint event w/ Greater Severna Park & Bowie Chambers of Commerce)
October 07, 2015 BIG (Business Information Group) Meeting
October 03, 2015 UFC Gym Crofton Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening **New Date of Oct. 3rd**
September 26, 2015 Festival on the Green
September 24, 2015 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Najarian Floors
September 23, 2015 Monthly Mixer - Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company
September 23, 2015 Business Bites II (Seminar Series) (Joint event with Greater Severna Park & Arnold Chamber of Commerce)
September 22, 2015 Fractured Prune - Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting
September 20, 2015 The Brown Box Eatery - Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting
September 12, 2015 (Night) School of Rock Open House - Family is welcome!!!
August 27, 2015 End of Summer Bash!! (Joint event w/ Greater Severna Park & Arnold Chamber of Commerce)
August 19, 2015 Multi-Chamber Breakfast Networking Mixer - Maritime Institute
August 12, 2015 Monthly Mixer - Crofton Bowling Centre
August 10, 2015 Back Pack Dedication
August 01, 2015 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Ladybug's Kids Glam Spa
July 29, 2015 Monthly Mixer - Aphelion Cigar Lounge
July 21, 2015 Bowie Baysox Crofton Chamber Appreciation Night!
June 30, 2015 New Member Orientation Mixer
June 24, 2015 Monthly Mixer - Red Octopus Tattoos
June 20, 2015 Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting - Effective Integrative Healthcare, LLC
June 17, 2015 Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast
June 03, 2015 2015 County Update w/ County Executive Steve Schuh
May 28, 2015 Women in Business Luncheon
May 28, 2015 Lunch & Learn - Accountability & Uncomfortable Conversations
May 20, 2015 Monthly Mixer - Walden Country Club
May 13, 2015 Business Information Group (BIG)
May 12, 2015 Taste of Crofton Mixer

Greater Crofton Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. Maryland, P.O. Box 4146, Crofton, MD  21114

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