Sunday, May 26, 2024

Flathead Business Watercooler

| May 21, 2023 12:00 AM

Lakeside Chamber B.A.S.H

The Lakeside and Somers Chamber of Commerce is holding their monthly networking event at Legacy Bike Park, 3175 Trappers Creek, south of Lakeside. On May 23 at 4 p.m, the hosts will take members and registrants on a tour of the mountain bike park via their “Huck Wagon” automobiles. Refreshments and barbecue will be served. Tickets are $5 for non-members and members can attend for free by emailing

Bigfork Chamber Spring Luncheon

Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual spring luncheon on May 24. This event serves as an opportunity to update members on the latest chamber activities and also bring in expert speakers to discuss relevant business topics.

Alan Hwang, from Riff Creative, will present on best practices for website usability and accessibility and search engine optimization and its impact on website traffic and conversions, and unveil the chamber’s new website.

The luncheon is from noon until 1 p.m. at Flathead Lake Lodge, 150 Flathead Lodge Rd. Reservations required, $25 for members and $30 for non-members. To reserve call 406-837-5888 or visit

Coffee Connect

The Kalispell Chamber of Commerce is hosting their monthly Coffee Connect networking and relationship-building business meeting on May 24 from 8 to 9 a.m. at 219 East Center Street. The program features a host, a spotlight speaker, testimonials for Chamber members and pass the mic to meet each other. Non-member guests are welcome to participate in two Coffee Connects before joining the Kalispell Chamber. Register by emailing

Young Professionals After Hours

The Kalispell Chamber of Commerce is hosting its monthly after-hours get together for members of the Flathead Area Young Professionals group. This month’s “Beer with the Boss” is featuring the general manager of Blacktail Ski Area, Jessi Wood. The event is on May 25 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at SunRift Beer Company, 55 First Avenue WN. Non-members can attend two free events before joining.