CATCH "BLAAST" FORUMS AHEADAACC members are invited to attend this intriguing series of moderated panel discussions. They are co-produced by the Chamber and the Amherst BID and are designed to address public policy issues that impact businesses both in downtown Amherst and the wider Amherst area. The series are called Business Leadership for Amherst Area Strategies, or "BLAAST" for short. Please mark your calendars for the balance of the schedule ahead; each one promises to be highly-informative. (Note - topics, participants and time(s) may be subject to amendment)Wednesday, February 8, 20178:30-10:00amNatural Gas Moratorium Panel (AGO, Department of Public Utilities and Berkshire Gas)Location: TBAWednesday, March 8, 20178:30-10:00amWomen in Leadership (Panelists TBA)Location: TBAWednesday, April 12, 20178:30-10:00amWorkforce: The Next Generation (Panelists TBA)Location: Amherst WorksWednesday, May 3, 20178:30-10:00amAmherst Town Meeting Warrant Review (Panelists TBA)Location: TBA
This is the event of the year! Come out and taste delectable Margaritas and vote for your favorite. Live music performed by one of our favorite mariachi bands, Mix 93.1 live, delicious delicacies from participating restaurants and dozens of great raffle prizes. We hope to see you there!Pre-purchased tickets $25
Tickets at the door $30
Tickets are $5.00 to enter and are available for purchase online.
You must be 21 to purchase a ticket.
Participating Restaurant Margaritas and Fare
Hadley Farms Meeting House
Bistro 63 Monkey Bar
The Hanger Pub & Grill
Participating Business Margaritas
NEPM- New England Promotional Marketing
Arrha Credit Union
Young Professionals of Amherst
Dakin Humane Society
ITB Institute For Training & Development
Johnny's Roadside Diner
The Black Sheep Deli
Come experience the thrill of indoor "Karting" March 15, FREE!
Your registration includes a FREE $26 value 14-lap "Arrive & Drive" experience along with a helmet and head sock rental. This will be a truly thrilling evening for those who are ready to head out and challenge the track. These Italian-built Formula One-inspired electric "karts" safely reach speeds of up to 50mph. The professionally-designed Grand Prix-style track is indoors, so it's always in top condition, no matter the weather. Four-point safety harnesses and dual disc brakes ensure a comfortable ride. (NOTE: Additional drives will be at registrant's expense.)