The Chamber of Commerce of Newtown is committed to providing interesting and useful events and information to Chamber members.


How to Navigate and Search for Bids

Tuesday, March 3
8:00AM – 9:30AM

Newtown’s CH Booth Library
25 Main Street
Newtown, CT
(Meeting room, across from the children’s library)

This seminar will cover where you need to be registered in order to do business with the State of Connecticut and the Federal Government. You will be shown the websites for locating federal bids over $25,000 and the State’s bid portal where State and Municipal bids can be found. Also covered will be State and Federal Set-aside programs.
Speaker: Lisa Powell from SBA

Free to attend.

Register by contacting Betsy Paynter at 203-270-4281 or betsy.paynter@newtown-ct.gov


Marketing and Growning Your Business beyond the Chamber

Wednesday, March 11
8:00AM – 9:00AM

Sal e Pepe Contemporary Italian Bistro
97 South Main Street
Newtown, CT

Join Melisa Webster, President of the Newtown’s Flagpole BNI, for her discusson on marketing small businesses with possible referral sources outside of the Chamber. Everyone is invited to attend. This is a free event. Coffee and tea will be available.


Business of the Year Awards Ceremony

Monday, March 23
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Newtown Country Club
2 Country Club Road
Newtown, CT

The Newtown Rotary and Newtown Chamber of Commerce are excited to be celebrating the achievements of local companies that have consistently displayed excellence in the way they serve their customers and how they support the town of Newtown.

We will be looking to both the business and residential communities to help identify these companies first through your nominations and then through your votes. The company with the most votes in each category will be honored as Business of the Year!

$27 per person, includes dinner

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2nd Annual Martini Madness Tasting & Competition

Wednesday, March 25
6:00PM – 10:00PM

Edmond Town Hall Gymnasium
Lower Level
45 Main Street
Newtown, CT

Local mixologists will compete for the title of “Best Cocktail in Newtown!”

Enjoy a night out with a DJ & dance party, hors d’eourvres and a silent auction.

Everyone is invited to attend. Guests 21 and over are invited to taste and vote on their favorite martini.

$30 per Ticket
$10 Designated Driver

Become a Sponsor
Compete As A Mixologist
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