• 2019 Chamber Retreat

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    Name: 2019 Chamber Retreat
    Date: January 18, 2019 - January 20, 2019
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:

    Save the date for the 2019 Chamber Retreat located at the Sonesta Resort on beautiful Hilton Head Island!

    The weekend has been carefully crafted to offer you the perfect blend of work and fun!  We will kick the weekend off on Friday in a beach side pavilion with a lowcountry boil and BBQ. While you eat and visit, you will be able to enjoy a live steel drum band! Friday evening's entertainment will be presented by Thompson Family of Companies and Duke Energy. 

    Saturday will feature Bill Miles, President & CEO of the Hilton Head Island & Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, as the keynote speaker. General sessions will also take place on Saturday. Attendees will participate in sessions on the topics Made in Sumter, Light it Up!, and Movin' on Up.

    Saturday afternoon will offer suggested leisure activities followed by a "Dress for the Decades" dinner banquet and music provided by Elijah and the Valentinos. Start planning your costume now, there will be a prize for the best "decade" themed outfit. Saturday's entertainment will be presented by Black River Electric Cooperative, Sumter Economic Development/The Link, and SAFE Federal Credit Union. 

    Sunday will feature community reports from the Young Professionals of Sumter, Sumter County, Sumter School District, and more! 
    This year's package price includes more than ever before! Your registration includes the Friday night Lowcountry Boil & BBQ as well as the great programming you have come to expect; such as  breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, the Chamber Banquet, hospitality and cocktail socials, and all gener al sessions and speakers.

    Children's activities will be available throughout the weekend. Programs will include arts & crafts, games, & movies.
    Sessions Available:
    Sat (session 1)  8 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Sat (session 2)  6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
    Sun  9 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Cost is $20 per child, per session. Choose whichever sessions you need.
    Children must be potty trained to attend.
    Registration required by Friday, January 4th
    ***Children's Itinerary***

    Retreat Extras

    What: Thursday Night Retreat
    When: Thursday, January 17 
    Where: 130 Shipyard Drive Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
    Cost: $125/Single $150/Double 
    *Cost includes room, resort fees, and cocktail reception
    Register for Thursday Night 

    What: Skull Creek Dockside
    When: Thursday, January 17 
    Where: 2 Hudson Rd Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
    Cost: Dutch dinner 
    Skull Creek Dockside Menu

    What: 2019 Retreat Golf Tournament Presented by
    Team Sumter and The Citizens Bank
    When: Saturday, January 19 (Tee Time TBD)
    Where: Arthur Hills Golf Club
    Cost: $50 per person includes 18 holes and lunch
    Great prizes are included!
    Register for Saturday Golf

    What: Escape Room Hilton Head
    When: Saturday, January 19 at 2 p.m.
    Where: 10 Executive Park Drive Suite 102 Hilton Head, SC
    Cost: $30 per person 
    *Space is limited to the first 25 registrations
     Escape Room Hilton Head Online
     Register for Escape Room Hilton Head

    *Chairman's Club Members Receive One (1) Complimentary Individual Retreat Registration*

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    Event Sponsors:

    Friday Night Event Sponsors

    Saturday Night Banquet Sponsors

    Contact Information:
    For questions, call the Chamber at 803-775-1231
    Chamber Member Pricing
    Weekend Package
        Couples Package-$675
        Individual Package-$475
    Single Night (Friday or Saturday)

    Not a Chamber Member? If you are interested in attending retreat but are not a current Chamber member, please call our office for more details on pricing and how to register.
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