Networking

Business After Hours

Sip, socialize, and spark connections! Business After Hours is the county’s largest and longest running networking event series. Business After Hours takes place once a month, and each event is hosted by one of our Chamber Members. You’ll find new personal and professional connections, great food and drink, and you may even win a raffle or 50/50 drawing! Tickets are just $5 and a business card. After Hours are exclusive to members.

2024 Business After Hours Schedule

All events are 5:30-7 p.m., and tickets are just $5 and a business card. Guests are welcome, but please contact Julie Naegelen at 252-726-6350 to make arrangements. Name badges will be waiting at the door if you register online. Click “Read More” or see our events calendar for more info and registration.

January 25th

Hosted by At The Webb (Reed’s Coffee + Art + Framing and The Club at the Webb) in downtown Morehead City.

February 8th

Hosted by the Arts Council of Carteret County at Atlantic Station, Atlantic Beach. Features Art From the Heart art show.

March 21st

Hosted by Windows and More in Atlantic Beach.

April 11th

Hosted by Venues on the Crystal Coast in downtown Morehead City.

April 25th

The annual Business After Hours Expo is your ticket to casual professional networking with a happy hour twist! More than 60 local organizations show off their stuff at this event every year. Crystal Coast Civic Center, 4-7:30 pm. 

May 15th

Hosted by Town of Atlantic Beach Music Festival at DoubleTree by Hilton Atlantic Beach Oceanfront.

June 27th

Hosted by Black & Tanne Realty Group, Go Nano Solutions, and CMG Home Loans. Morehead City Train Depot.

July 18th

Hosted by Carteret County Association of REALTORs in Morehead City.

August 22nd

Hosted by Shortway Brewing, downtown Newport.

September 12th

Hosted by 213 West Weddings & Event Venue, Pelletier.

October 17th

Hosted by Friends of the NC Maritime Museum and the NC Maritime Museum in downtown Beaufort.

November 14th

Hosted by The Vault and GROW Fitness and Wellness, LLC in downtown Beaufort.

December 12th

Hosted by Carteret County Historical Society and Chalk & Gibbs Insurance and Real Estate in downtown Morehead City.