Sponsor An Event


Sponsoring Chamber events will help your company gain exposure and build lasting relationships with key business leaders throughout the Greater Picayune Area.

Signature Events


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Annual Membership Luncheon

Our annual meeting highlights the accomplishments of the Chamber over the previous year and serves as a ceremonial passing of the gavel from the past Chairman to the incoming Chairman. The program features a high-profile guest speaker along with the official instillation of the new Board of Directors.

Information

  • March 2017
  • Average Attendance: 150-250
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $600 – $2,500
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Annual Awards Banquet

This entertaining cocktail party celebrates the Picayune Chamber and its members with hors d’oeuvres, drinks, live music and a silent auction. This event serves as a prime opportunity to honor those that have made significant contributions to the Chamber. Key community supporters and business leaders are recognized.

Information

  • November 2016
  • Average Attendance: 350+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $600 – $5,000
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Annual Awards Banquet

This entertaining cocktail party celebrates the Picayune Chamber and its members with hors d’oeuvres, drinks, live music and a silent auction. This event serves as a prime opportunity to honor those that have made significant contributions to the Chamber. Key community supporters and business leaders are recognized.

Information

  • November 2016
  • Average Attendance: 350+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $600 – $5,000
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Crawfish Boil

Be a part of the new premier event of business leaders and elected officials in Pearl River County.  This event boasts over 600 people and thousands pounds of Mississippi mudbugs! Join us as we continue to build relationships and create business opportunities. Our event is held at a covered/outdoor facility to be announced. Join us for good food, music and outstanding opportunities to establish new contacts.

Information

  • May 2017
  • Average Attendance: 600+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $400 – $2,500
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Run with the Pigs

Run with the Pigs is a combination of three events in one: Backyard BBQ Cook-Off, fitness challenge, and a 5K and 1 mile fun run held in downtown Picayune, MS. Co-sponsored by:  Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce, Mississippi Mud Pirates and Pearl River County Home Builders Association.

Information

  • November 2016
  • Average Attendance: 4000
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $500 – $5,000
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Run with the Pigs

Run with the Pigs is a combination of three events in one: Backyard BBQ Cook-Off, fitness challenge, and a 5K and 1 mile fun run held in downtown Picayune, MS. Co-sponsored by:  Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce, Mississippi Mud Pirates and Pearl River County Home Builders Association.

Information

  • November 2016
  • Average Attendance: 4000
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $500 – $5,000
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Golf Tournament

As a prominent and sell-out event, the annual Golf tournament provides members the opportunity to enjoy a day on the links with both business colleagues and potential clients, and network with Picayune Chamber leadership, board members and key decision makers in our community. This event provides the ideal forum to enhance your company’s image within the local business world.

Information

  • May 2016
  • Average Attendance: 250-300
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $250 – $5,000
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Mardi Gras Parade & Ball

This is the largest community event organized by the Chamber. In conjunction with the Krewe of the Pearl, the Chamber of Commerce supports the Mardi Gras Parade and Ball as a community outreach activity that brings awareness and visibility of business members and promotes community engagement. Participants include business and individuals who join the Krewe of the Pearl and participate in the parade and ball as a means to offer the community a family oriented celebratory environment while promoting the visibility of businesses in the area, and thus creating an opportunity to network with others.

Information

  • February 2017
  • Average Attendance: 850+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $400 – $2,500
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Mardi Gras Parade & Ball

This is the largest community event organized by the Chamber. In conjunction with the Krewe of the Pearl, the Chamber of Commerce supports the Mardi Gras Parade and Ball as a community outreach activity that brings awareness and visibility of business members and promotes community engagement. Participants include business and individuals who join the Krewe of the Pearl and participate in the parade and ball as a means to offer the community a family oriented celebratory environment while promoting the visibility of businesses in the area, and thus creating an opportunity to network with others.

Information

  • February 2017
  • Average Attendance: 850+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $400 – $2,500
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Advocacy Events

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Day at the Capitol

Join leaders of the Picayune Chamber on a trip to the State Capitol to meet with Legislative leaders and state officials. The day offers the opportunity to learn about the legislative process and receive information on the status of key legislation critical to our state and county as it impacts our business community.

Information

  • March 2017
  • Average Attendance: 15-20
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $300 – $500
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Programs


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Chamber 101

This special event is held to welcome members and help them learn more about how they can best utilize their Chamber. At these briefings, we review all Chamber benefits, networking opportunities and committee involvement.

Information

  • Quarterly (or as needed)
  • Average Attendance: 20+
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Location Hosting- In Kind – Chamber to sponsor catering
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Monthly Membership Luncheons

Luncheon speakers are experts in topics relevant to Chamber members and the region. Themes cover finance, healthcare, government, marketing and more. All luncheons are promoted and open to the community.

Information

  • One per month (8-10 per year)
  • Average Attendance: 20-30
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Presenting Speaker—In Kind- Chamber to sponsor catering
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Monthly Membership Luncheons

Luncheon speakers are experts in topics relevant to Chamber members and the region. Themes cover finance, healthcare, government, marketing and more. All luncheons are promoted and open to the community.

Information

  • One per month (8-10 per year)
  • Average Attendance: 20-30
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Presenting Speaker—In Kind- Chamber to sponsor catering
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Board of Directors Planning Retreat

This day-long retreat brings together community leaders and decision makers to determine organizational goals for the upcoming year.

Information

  • March 2016
  • Average Attendance: 15 Chamber Board Members
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: $600 – $1,000
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Networking Events


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Breakfast Call

The Breakfast Call event is a targeted networking and contact-building breakfast that is designed to give attendees an opportunity to meet and share their business with fellow Chamber members.

Typically held on the last Friday of each month from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. With an average attendance of almost 30, this event is a great way for members to get involved with the Chamber and meet fellow members.

Information

  • 12 events annually
  • Average Attendance: 20-30
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Host Sponsor- Catering
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New! Business Card Exchange

Networking is the focus in this fun after-hours event! The Business Card Exchange is one of the most popular business networking events that chambers across the country offer. Each event is setup to make it comfortable to meet new clients, catch up with old friends and walk out with new business.

Information

  • Every Other Month in 2016 for a total of 6/year
  • Average Attendance: 20-30
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Presenting Host Sponsor—In Kind- Chamber to provide door prizes.
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New! Business Card Exchange

Networking is the focus in this fun after-hours event! The Business Card Exchange is one of the most popular business networking events that chambers across the country offer. Each event is setup to make it comfortable to meet new clients, catch up with old friends and walk out with new business.

Information

  • Every Other Month in 2016 for a total of 6/year
  • Average Attendance: 20-30
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: Presenting Host Sponsor—In Kind- Chamber to provide door prizes.
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More Information


For more information about event sponsorship opportunities contact our office at 601-798-3122 or fill out the form below

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