CHAMBER PARTIES & EVENTS
The Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Chamber of Commerce offers numerous special events throughout the year. Check this page of our site often for the latest planned gatherings, then be sure to attend our functions. We would love to see you!

Community and member business involvement is encouraged at our Chamber events to promote goodwill among residents and business owners. In addition to Taste Of the Beach, Christmas By The Sea, the arts/crafts shows and special dinner parties held each year, we also offer the monthly Chamber business-after business mixers for networking.

Participation in these events is a great way to get involved in our close-knit LBTS community. Come party with us this month!
JULY 11, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


B2B @ DELACASEAS

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The Chamber's B2B mixer in July was full of delicious networking opportunities held at Delacaseas, a long-term member's charming (and recently updated) cafe, home to the famous catering company here in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. Dozens of business members and friends turned out for this special party featuring room after room of mouth-watering delicacies to sample along with the host's famous specialty teas and juices.
JUNE 11, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


B2B @ CHATHAM HOUSE

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Chamber members chatted it up once again at Chatham House Seafood Restaurant on June 11, 2014. Enthusiastic members and their friends gathered to devour delicious treats from the sea. Special thanks to General Manager Jo Dibbs for putting it all together so graciously for everyone to enjoy! What a great networking experience!
MAY 30, 2014
PERSON OF THE YEAR


JOHN BOUTIN HONORED

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John Boutin, General Manager of Windjammer Resort, was honored as the LBTS Chamber Of Commerce "Business Person Of The Year" in a special ceremony and luncheon held at Renaissance Plantation with all members present from the Broward County Council of Chambers. LBTS Chamber Directors attended to present Mr. Boutin with this prestigious award recognizing excellence in business practices.
MAY 21, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


MEMBER APPRECIATION PARTY

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On Wednesday, May 21st, a massive assemblage of LBTS Chamber members gathered gleefully at the town's beautiful Visitors Center for an afternoon and evening full of fun, food, fellowship and festivities. It was truly a lovely evening with perfect springtime weather and a delicious spread catered by Lenore Nolan-Ryan which attendees dug into with great gusto. The special highlight of this event was the presentation of a plaque to Guy Contrada in recognition of all he has done, year after year, to make Taste Of The Beach such a huge success.
APRIL 9, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


TIDES INN RIBBON CUTTING

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The Chamber's networking party for April was held at the recently renovated Tides Inn on El Mar. The oceanfront festivities began at 5:30, then the ribbon cutting commenced at 6:00 with LBTS Mayor Scot Sasser officiating. Everyone enjoyed a marvelous evening at the ocean's edge with perfect weather, pink skies, flowing wine and comradery.
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT


TASTE OF THE BEACH

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The 13th Annual Taste Of The Beach event, held on February 26th in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Florida, was another huge success with hundreds of hungry food lovers turning out to sample the cuisines of over two dozen local restaurants and other establishments. It was a super turnout for a splendid evening full of fun and foodie madness! This is the Chamber's most popular event every year. See you in 2015!
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


LOVE AT THE FUNERAL HOME

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The LBTS Chamber's annual Valentine's Day party was held at Baird, Case, Jordan & Fannin Funeral Home located on North Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale. The festivities featured a delicious catered spread by Delacaseas and an open wine bar. Attendees were encouraged to wear something red to symbolize the spirit of the amorous holiday as they mingled in an elegant, cozy and relaxing atmosphere while networking in a very unique way!
JANUARY 15, 2014
NETWORKING EVENT


MULLIGAN'S GRAND OPENING

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Throngs of LBTS Chamber members, friends and guests gathered at the new Mulligan's for an awesome networking night here in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. The lively mixer was a "combo affair" as everyone mingled and exchanged business cards after the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for this landmark restaurant and Chamber member. Oh, what a blast! Everyone loves Mulligan's! Welcome back to town! — at Mulligans Beach House Bar and Grill.
DECEMBER 13, 2013
CHAMBER CHRISTMAS PARTY


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There was a massive merry turnout for the LBTS Chamber's annual Christmas party held at Benihana on the Intracoastal Waterway here in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. The holiday joy and festive togetherness brought everyone into the true spirit of the season, and great fun was had by all.
DECEMBER 4, 2013
CHRISTMAS BY THE SEA


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Christmas By The Sea was bigger and brighter than ever! We had a jolly time getting into the holiday spirit, even though the temps seemed more like summer! The crowd was huge and the merriment palpable on this special evening we all look forward to each year.
OCTOBER 9, 2013
NETWORKING EVENT

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SEA WATCH RESTAURANT

Chamber members and friends gathered seaside for an awesome networking party once again, this month at Sea Watch On The Ocean in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. The lively mixer was one of the best of the year so far, as guests mingled and exchanged business cards in the cozy upstairs bar area with views of the beachfront gardens below. Now that's networking South Florida style! Be sure to join us at our next party in November. Stay tuned for details!
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
NETWORKING EVENT

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.

The LBTS Chamber of Commerce networking party held in September was a huge success with throngs of reveling members meeting each other on the banks of the Intracoastal Waterway at Blue Moon Fish Company, one of the town's most popular restaurants. In addition to the lively camaraderie, attendees enjoyed delicious food and fantastic drinks as they watched the yachts pass by on the waterway. Now, that's the way to network!
JULY 4, 2013
TOWN PARADE

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The LBTS Chamber of Commerce was proud to have a 10-passenger electric float in the town's famous 4th of July parade this year. The event is always one of the most popular in the South Florida area, and this year was no exception. The patriotic feeling in the air was truly palpable with flags waving and cheers around every bend. This town knows how to celebrate our nation's independence!
JULY 4, 2013
DUNKINGS

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The dunkings this year were so exciting we all got wet. This was one of the most thrilling dunk-fests the town has ever seen. Everyone, including Mayor Minnet, Vice Mayor Sasser, Commissioner Vincent, Commissioner Brown, Chamber President Mark Silver and other officials got thrown into the tank, and all for a good cause, to raise money for the town's Christmas Tree Fund.
JUNE 21, 2013
POWER BREAKFAST

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JARVIS HALL

The LBTS Chamber of Commerce hosted an important Power Breakfast in June with US Representative Lois Frankel as the guest speaker. This very successful event was well attended at Jarvis Hall with many good questions answered by the congresswoman after her talk. The gourmet breakfast was catered by Delacaseas. This was truly a "powerful" breakfast and informative too.
JUNE 12, 2013
NETWORKING EVENT

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LENORE NOLAN-RYAN

Hundreds of Chamber members, friends and new faces turned out for the deliciously epic B2B networking event held recently at Lenore's amazing cooking school and catering headquarters. The fantastic gourmet food came out of the kitchen, platter after platter, just as fast as it could be devoured by the delighted guests who enjoyed Chamberly fun and networking opportunities.
MAY 15, 2013
NETWORKING EVENT

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CHATHAM HOUSE

Chamber members chatted it up at Chatham House Seafood Restaurant on May 15, 2013. Enthusiastic members and their friends gathered to devour delicious treats from the sea as they marveled at the transformation of the former Pa'DeGennaro's.
MARCH 22, 2013
POWER BREAKFAST

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.

Blue Moon Fish Co. hosted another of its famous Power Breakfast networking events for the LBTS Chamber of Commerce. The guest speaker this month was Mayor Roseann Minnet who shed light on the upcoming Commercial Blvd. revitalization.
MARCH 13, 2013
NETWORKING EVENT

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FLIP-FLOPS

The Chamber held a fantastically successful business-to-business social event at Flip-Flops Dockside Eatery on March 13, 2013. Chamber members and friends gathered for a relaxed evening, filled with food, fun and a fabulous view of the Intracoastal.
FEBRUARY 27, 2013
TASTE OF THE BEACH

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EL PRADO PARK

On February 27th, the Chamber sponsored its 12th annual Taste of the Beach event where dozens of local restaurants were on hand dishing out samples of their finest cuisine. A donation was made to the scholarship fund of the Art Institute's Culinary School.
DECEMBER 12, 2012
CHRISTMAS BY THE SEA

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PELICAN SQUARE IN LBTS

Once again, Santa came to town, snow fell near the beach and families flocked from miles around to revel in the magic known as Christmas By The Sea. The Chamber was thrilled to make this happen once again for the town, and all was good. Peace on earth.
DECEMBER 6, 2012
CHAMBER CHRISTMAS PARTY

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ARUBA BEACH CAFE

Aruba Beach Cafe hosted the Chamber's 2012 Christmas party. This annual gathering is known throughout the region as the biggest holiday celebration of its kind full of wild revelry, festive camaraderie, seasonal merriment and networking opportunities.
NOVEMBER 14, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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BEACHSIDE VILLAGE RESORT

Beachside Village Resort hosted the Chamber's November networking party featuring fabulous food, drinks and lively conversation. Dozens of lucky members got to mingle with local celebrities Dave Gadsby, Lucke Ricciutti and others.
OCTOBER 27, 2012
POWER BREAKFAST

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.

Blue Moon Fish Co. hosted another of its famous Power Breakfast networking events for the LBTS Chamber of Commerce. Guest speakers this month were Florida State Senate candidates Maria Sachs and Ellyn Bogdanoff.
SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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CHART HOUSE RESTAURANT

Chart House Restaurant on the Intracoastal Waterway hosted the Chamber's September networking party featuring fabulous food, drinks and lively conversation. Dozens of lucky members got to mingle beside the banks of the famed canal throughout the evening.
AUGUST 31, 2012
POWER BREAKFAST

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.

Blue Moon Fish Co. hosted another of its famous Power Breakfast networking events for the LBTS Chamber of Commerce. Dozens of members were up early to enjoy delicious food and a guest speaker's appearance by social media expert Sasha Ezquerra.
AUGUST 8, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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SEA WATCH RESTAURANT

Sea Watch Restaurant graciously welcomed the LBTS Chamber of Commerce for one of the best B2B after-hours events of the entire South Florida social season. The oceanfront gathering was delicious, delightful and full of Chamberly love!
JULY 26, 2012
POWER BREAKFAST

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.

Blue Moon Fish Co. hosted another of its famous Power Breakfast networking events for the LBTS Chamber of Commerce. Dozens of members were up early to enjoy delicious food and a guest speaker's appearance. Today it was State Senator Ellyn Bogdanoff.
JULY 11, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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BENIHANA OF TOKYO

Benihana graciously welcomed the LBTS Chamber of Commerce for one of the best B2B after-hours events of the entire South Florida social season. The Asian-themed gathering was truly divine featuring the most delicious hors d'œuvres this side of the Pacific! Everybody noshed, munched and mingled for hours!
JUNE 13, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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GALUPPI'S RESTAURANT

Galuppi's graciously welcomed the LBTS Chamber of Commerce for one of the best B2B after-hours events of the entire South Florida social season. This kickin' shindig was held June 13, 2012 when copious loads of Chamber members and friends came to meet, mix, mingle and be merry.
MAY 13, 2012
MOTHER'S DAY JAZZ CONCERT

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MUSIC FOR MOMS BY THE SEA
The Chamber hosts another successful event!
Mother's Day was fantastic here by the beach!


The Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Chamber of Commerce presented a special Jazz concert for Mother's Day at the El Prado beach portal. It was a great turnout, especially in light of this being the first year for such an event. Many locals, visitors and Chamber members attended. The music and mood were merry for mothers by the sea!
MAY 9, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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BLUE MOON FISH CO.
This was one of the best business-to-business
networking events in South Florida!


Blue Moon Fish Company graciously welcomed the LBTS Chamber of Commerce for one of the best B2B after-hours events of the entire South Florida social season. The fantastic fête was held May 9, 2012 when throngs of Chamber members and friends gathered to enjoy lunar libations and divine hors d'œuvres on the waterway.
APRIL 18, 2012
NETWORKING EVENT

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FLIP-FLOPS DOCKSIDE EATERY
This was one of the best business-to-business
networking events in South Florida!


The LBTS Chamber of Commerce held a fantastically successful business-to-business social event at Flip-Flops Dockside Eatery on April 18, 2012. Local business people and friends of the Chamber gathered for a relaxed evening, filled with food, great company and a fabulous view of the Intracoastal Waterway. It was yet another way that Chamber members are keeping in touch.
FEBRUARY 22, 2012
TASTE OF THE BEACH

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TASTE OF THE BEACH
The Chamber's premier annual event
was another huge success.


February 22, 2012 was the date of the culinary event of the year in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Florida. The LBTS Chamber of Commerce sponsored its very popular annual Taste of the Beach festival. Guests enjoyed the opportunity to taste delicious food and drinks prepared by many local restaurants, while enjoying live entertainment and other fun activities.



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