Annual Events

Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce events offer opportunities for interaction and information; recognition and recreation; and marketing and making a difference. These events promote member business and community leader involvement throughout the county, enabling them to raise their profile to the markets and constituents they serve.

To view our upcoming events, please visit our Community Calendar, which lists Chamber and member events, or take a look at our listing on our Event Page on Facebook.


Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week is a week-long promotional event facilitated by the Chamber for member restaurants.  Patrons who visit participating member restaurants receive special offers like Buy-One-Get-One entrees and other specials throughout the week.  Visit our RESTAURANT WEEK PAGE for more information and to view participating restaurants and corresponding offers.

Restaurant week runs the last full week of January.


State of the City and County Luncheon

Where we are today is our platform and preparation for tomorrow’s opportunities. The City of Auburn Mayor and Manager, and the County Chairman share their insights on the progress of local economic development with Chamber members and the public at this informative luncheon.

Luncheon date: Thursday, March 29, 2018, Holiday Inn, Auburn, NY.  Make a Reservation


Chamber Awards Luncheon

This awards luncheon recognizes business leaders for their outstanding contributions to the economy and overall development of Cayuga County. Including the Community Leadership Award given to a Leadership Cayuga Alumni. We also present the Phyllis Goldman Encouragement Award for Women at this event. This award recognizes women in our community who have demonstrated noteworthy entrepreneurial and professional pursuits, who are committed to community and have served as a role model for other women and girls pursuing their career dreams.

2018 Phyllis Goldman Encouragement for Women Award Nomination Form

2018 Business Leader Awards Nomination Form

2018 Community Leadership Award Nomination Form (Open to Leadership Cayuga alumni 1989-2015)  Past Recipients

Luncheon date:  Thursday, May 3, 2018, Springside Inn, Auburn, NY.  Make a Reservation


Chamber Cup Golf Tournament

Open to 36 teams of four players each, the Annual Golf Tournament begins with a Shot Gun start and proceeds in a Captain and Crew format. The collegial and sometimes competitive event includes such games as the Longest Drive, Skins, Closest to the Pin, and the Hole in One. The winning team receives the prestigious “Chamber Cup.”

Date:  Monday, June 11, 2018, Highland Park Golf Club, Auburn, NY.


Congratulations to all the winners in the 24th Annual Chamber Cup 9-Hole Golf Tournament!

Front Nine Winners:

1st Place Men – Grant Ave. Development (Ansteth, Ansteth, Downs, Patrick)

2nd Place Men – Lyons Bank (McKay, Murphy, Murphy, Pirozzolo)

1st Place Mixed – Finger Lakes Radio Group (Lamannis, Lischak, Penstone, Vanlien)

2nd Place Mixed – Dermody, Burke & Brown, CPAs, LLC (Cherry, Corey, Weber, Weber)

Back Nine Winners:

1st Place Men – Generations Bank (Bodine, Foster, Nangle, Nangle)

2nd Place Men – CFCU Community Credit Union (Berlucchi, Christopher, Flurschutz, Schillinger)

1st Place Mixed – Jacobs Press (Costello, Lukins, Picciano, VanGiesen)


Chamber Clambake

The Chamber Clambake provides a great opportunity to network with new chamber members and catch up with current members. Join us for summertime fun and delicious food prepped by the professional catering team at Yawger Brook!

Date:  Thursday, August 16, 2018, Yawger Brook Catering, Auburn, NY.  Make a Reservation


Annual Dinner

The Annual Dinner attracts more than 300 Chamber members, community leaders, and county residents and is one of the Chamber’s most widely attended events. With something for everyone—from opportunities for connecting with others from throughout the county to inspiring continued growth and positive developments—this annual event includes a Keynote Address, presentation of the Chair’s Award for Excellence, and the Chamber Auctions.

October 2018.  More details to come.   Make a Reservation    Auction Donation Letter


Sponsorship, Informational & Educational Opportunities

The Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce programs provide its members and the public with opportunities to expand their professional knowledge and understanding of the political, legal, and economic changes affecting our County’s collective development. Sponsorship is vital to sustaining and enhancing the scope of these events. Sponsorship also is a noticeable way to promote and market your organization throughout the Chamber and greater business community.

All Member businesses can take advantage of Marketing/Sponsorship Opportunities, which are available on a first come, first served basis. Exclusivity is only available when no other level of sponsorship for the event is committed. Payment secures Sponsorship level. For more information about sponsoring an event, please contact

Marketing/Sponsorship Opportunities Information

Cayuga County Chamber
2 State Street
Auburn, NY 13021