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    Welcome to the
    Greater Brighton Area
    Chamber of Commerce
     
     
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    2017 PINCKNEY ART IN THE PARK

    June 3-4, 2017

    The Pinckney-Putnam-Hamburg-Hell (PPHH) Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Art in the Park, June 3-4, 2017. Always the first weekend following Memorial Day, Art in the Park will again take place in the Putnam Township Square in Downtown Pinckney, minutes from our very own unique and quirky Hell, Michigan. This iconic event brings over 15,000 spectators into our village and Putnam Township Square for two days of art, entertainment, food and more.

     

    2017 Call for Artists!

    2017 ART IN THE PARK ARTIST INFORMATION SHEET

    2017 ARTIST APPLICATION

    2017 IMAGE TEMPLATE

    Please email events@brightoncoc.org for more information.

     

     

     

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    2017 Chamber Golf Classic
    at Oak Pointe Golf & Country Club
     

     
    REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN SHORTLY! 

    Please join us in June for a day on the greens, hosted by the GBACoC.  Each year the Chamber Golf Classic offers the perfect opportunity for corporate networking, sales meetings or just a simple golf get-away. This event is open to the public and all are encouraged to register.

    For event sponsorship information, please contact us at 810.227.5086 or via sponsorships@brightoncoc.org

    For detailed event information, please contact Sophia Freni, GBACoC Director of Events, via e-mail at events@brightoncoc.org or by calling 810.227.5086.

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    2017 Brighton's Smokin' Jazz
    & Barbecue Blues Festival
     
    PRESENTED BY 1ST NATIONAL BANK
     

    SEPTEMBER 8-9, 2017

    “Brighton’s Smokin’ Jazz & Barbecue Blues Festival is certainly a signature event for Livingston County,” states Pam McConeghy, President and CEO of the Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce. “It has brought a considerable amount of attention to downtown Brighton and has helped to stimulate its vibrant economy. The festival brings jazz, blues and barbecue enthusiasts to Brighton from all across the region. We’re looking forward to another successful event, and for our downtown to once again be packed to the max!”

     Come for the food, stay for the music!

    Questions? Please contact Sophia Freni, GBACoC Director of Events, via e-mail at events@brightoncoc.org or by calling 810.227.5086.

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    2017 Brighton Fine Art
    & Acoustic Music Festival
     
    August 4-6, 2017
     

    The City of Brighton has truly become a center for the arts in Livingston County - featuring a Sculpture Garden, an Art Gallery, artsy boutiques with one of a kind art made by local artists, specialty framing shops and plenty of hands-on art opportunities throughout our beautiful downtown and the surrounding area. Once a year the Chamber compliments these established features with the Brighton Fine Art & Acoustic Music Festival, an event that attracts visitors from all across the state of Michigan. Visitors not only enjoy a hip art festival, but are also free to explore our dynamic and artsy downtown!

    2017 Call to Artists:

    2017 BRIGHTON FINE ARTS ARTIST INFORMATION SHEET

    2017 ARTIST APPLICATION

    2017 IMAGE TEMPLATE

    Please email events@brightoncoc.org for more information:

    Artist Testimonial Video

     

    Attention Downtown Merchants:

     

    Are you looking to sponsor an artist to occupy your storefront? Please email events@brightoncoc.org for a merchant application!

     

    Interested in connecting business and community? Please consider supporting Brighton Fine Arts through sponsorship.

    Email  sponsorships@brightoncoc.org for more Sponsorship details.

     

    Interested in getting the word out about your organization?

    Please contact Sophia Freni at 810.227.5086 for more information!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • 2017 BRIGHTON FARMERS MARKET

    PRESENTED BY 1ST NATIONAL BANK

    2017 Application

     

    May 6  - Opening Day

    May 20  - Flower Day

    September 23  - Harvest Fest

    Last Day of Market - Oct 28

    The Brighton Farmers Market celebrates its 40th season in 2017.  Over 100 stalls of Michigan grown-Michigan made products featuring beautiful flowers, bedding plants, herbs, shrubs, fresh seasonal produce, local honey, baked goods (including gluten free), candy, dog treats, eggs, farm raised meats, fresh caught fish, Artisan soaps & lotions, jewelry, hand sewn, knit, crocheted items, garden art, wood craft, food concessions.

     

    Located in the municipal parking lot
    at 200 N. First Street

     

    For more information contact Karen Rogers at 810.955.1471

     

  • George Winston LIVE at the Brighton Center for Performing Arts

    PRESENTED BY:
    St Joseph Mercy Livingston 
    2 Stones Events and
    The Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce

    SATURDAY
      April 2016
    7:30 pm
     
    TICKETS ON SALE NOW!! CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE!
     

    LIKE SO MANY IN LIVINGSTON COUNTY, GEORGE WINSTON HAS A PASSION FOR HELPING OTHERS.   
    ALL OF HIS CONCERTS INCLUDE A FOOD DRIVE FOR A LOCAL FOOD BANK.

    ALL ATTENDEES ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING A NON PERISHABLE FOOD ITEM TO THIS EVENT AND ALL DONATIONS WILL BE USED TO SUPPORT THE HUNGRY IN OUR COMMUNITY.

    Still not sure? Click here for a scenic tour of George Winston' s music and the beauty of a Michigan winter.

    For detailed event information, please contact SOPHIA FRENI, GBACoC Director of Events, via e-mail at events@brightoncoc.org or by calling 810.227.5086.

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    2017 FARMERS MARKET

    MAY 6 - OCTOBER 28, 2017

    MAY 6 -        OPENING DAY

    MAY 20 -      FLOWER DAY

    SEPTEMBER 23 -   HARVEST FESTIVAL

     

    2017 MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

    JUNE 3-4, 2017

    ART IN THE PARK - DOWNTOWN PINCKNEY

     

    JUNE 19, 2017

    CHAMBER GOLF CLASSIC - OAK POINTE COUNTRY CLUB

     

    AUGUST 4-6, 2017

    BRIGHTON FINE ART & ACOUSTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL - DOWNTOWN BRIGHTON

     

    AUGUST 5, 2017

    BRIGHTON AFTER DARK (IN CONJUNCTION WITH BRIGHTON FINE ARTS) - DOWNTOWN BRIGHTON

     

    SEPTEMBER 8-9, 2017

    BRIGHTON'S SMOKIN' JAZZ & BARBECUE BLUES FESTIVAL - DOWNTOWN BRIGHTON

     

    NOVEMBER 18, 2017

    HOLIDAY GLOW - DOWNTOWN BRIGHTON

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    Interested in learning more about our events? Please email Sophia Freni, Director of Events at events@brightoncoc.org.

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    2016 BRIGHTON HOLIDAY GLOW

    NOVEMBER 19
    MAIN STREET - DOWNTOWN BRIGHTON
    4:00PM - 7:00PM
     

    Each year, the Chamber’s annual Holiday Glow officially launches the holiday season - filling the streets in our community with a real hometown holiday glow, steeped in rich family tradition.

    SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 2016 HOLIDAY GLOW COMMUNITY SPONSORS!

     

    PRESENTING SPONSORS
     
    Stillwater Grill
    Champion Automotive Group
    Michigan Credit Union League
     
    SUPPORTING SPONSORS
    Lake Trust Credit Union
    Mt. Brighton
     
    Holiday Hayride Sponsors
    Brewery Becker
    GM Milford Proving Ground
    St John Providence
     
    Santa's Mail Box Sponsors
    Ross Mortgage
    IHOP of Brighton
     
    Holiday Glow Choo-Choo-Train Sponsors
    Advanced Orthopedic Specialists
    Bagger Dave's
    Brighton Auto Repair
    DTE Energy
    Patrick Financial Group LLC
    The State Bank
     
    Nativity Petting Farm Sponsors
    Action Associates
    Brighton Family Dentistry
    Refrigeration Research
    Rosebrook Child Development Center
     
    Red Nose Reindeer Sponsors
    Accident Fund Insurance Company of America
    Brighton Bar & Grill
    Brighton Dermatology & Regenesis
    Brighton Harley Davidson
    Chemical Bank
    Ciao Amici's
    Coldwell Banker Town & Country
    Courtyard by Marriott - Brighton
    Fast Braces
    Lindhout Associates
    Planet Fitness
    Pro-Motion Physical Therapy
    Red Wing Shoes
    Straights Lighting
    The White Dress
    Vista Springs
    W4 Signs
     
    Special Event Sponsors
    Get Plowed
    Green Oak Golf Cart
    Olga's Kitchen
    Renewal by Andersen
    Wellbridge of Brighton & Pinckney
     
    Tiny Tim Sponsors
    Brighton Travel Service
    Champ's Pub
    Cooper & Riesterer,PLC
    Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics
    Dr. Matuszak DDS
    Executive Wealth Management
    Granny's Confections
    Homewood Suites
    Lakelands Golf & Country Club
    Micro Works Computing
    Natural View Market
    Old Natonal Bank
    Ore Creek Jewelers 
    Rolison Pro Hardware
    Rottermond Jewelers
    Sassafrass Gifts
    T Squared Designs
    Taylor Moving & Storage
    The Main Crossing
    The Pound! Bar & Grill
    Tim Hortons
    Transtar Autobody Technology
    Tribute Salon & Spa
    Yum Yum Tree
     
    Annual Business Sponsors
    Eberspaecher
    Lakeside Service Co
    PNC Bank
    DTE Energy
    Comcast Business
    Edward G. Loniewski, DO Ethical Stem Cell Therapy
    Wellbridge of Brighton and Wellbridge of Pinckney
    St John Providence Health System/Brighton Center for Recovery
    Bulldog IT
    Caretel Inns of Brighton
    Corrigan Oil
     
    Chamber Major Sponsors
    1st National Bank
    St Joseph Mercy Livingston Health System
    Champion Automotive Group
    Lake Trust Credit Union
    Blue Cross & Blue Shield/Blue Care Network
     
    Media Sponsors
    Livingston Daily Press & Argus
    WHMI 93.5
    The Marketeer
    The Monthly Shopper

     

     

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    Greater Brighton Young Professionals

    Greater Brighton Young Professionals are a dynamic group of young movers and shakers.  For more information, click here.

  • Professional Women’s Club of Michigan (PWCM)

    Inspire. Empower. Mentor.

    Want to know more about the PWCM?  Click here.

    Thank you to our Executive Sponsor Bulldog IT Services

     

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    Chamber Ambassadors

    Ambassadors are an incredibly important asset to the Chamber. They welcome new members, attend events, and are an extension of Chamber staff, representing the GBACoC at our functions. Click here to learn more.

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    Referral Network Groups

    Business owners today recognize the value referral network groups have to offer. Learn more about our referral network groups here.