Events and News
Programs and Events
The Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts five large events every year.
The Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce celebrates at our Annual Banquet in January of each year. The Saturday evening features a social cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m. with a formal Dinner & Award Presentation immediately following. Awards will be given to the Northlander of the Year and Ambassador of the Year, as well as welcoming the new Chair! Be on the lookout over the holidays for your invitation to purchase an individual, or table of 10 tickets.
Each November the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts their Annual Auction and Business After Hours. A portion of the proceeds raised from our generous bidders help provide scholarships for the Chamber scholarship fund. These select scholarships will be awarded to Northland students at the Excellence in Education Banquet the following spring. This special after hours is from 5-8 p.m., food provided with cash bar and entertainment for an evening to enjoy and give back!
The NRCC Auction Committee accepts full basket, individual items or cash donations. If you or your company like to donate contact for details.
Battle of the Brains Trivia Tournament
Who's the smartest business of them all? Find out by participating in this fun trivia tournament! Teams of 8 compete against each other in 10 rounds of trivia for the grand trophy and the ultimate bragging rights. Sign up as a business, or an individual and we'll place you on a team of 8. This event, which is held in March at the Kansas City Improv Comedy Club at Zona Rosa, includes delicious food and beverages and a free game wristband to Draftcade. For more information please visit our Events Calendar or contact 816-455-9911.
Excellence in Education Banquet
The Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce will be celebrates their Annual Excellence in Education Banquet in the spring of each year. This is the largest education celebration in the region! This evening consists of a reception beginning at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and presentation at 6 p.m.
This unique event brings together 1,000 attendees from eight school districts and two counties in Kansas City's Northland to acknowledge the important role that schools play in the economic development and quality of life in the area. This banquet will honor outstanding students, teachers, staff, volunteers and business supporters of Northland education. The highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Christa McAuliffe Pioneer in Education Award. This award is given to one outstanding classroom teacher who exhibits the kind of innovation, motivation and spirit demonstrated by Christa McAuliffe.
The Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce's Annual Golf Tournament will be held in July of each year. The location of each tournament is bid from each of our golf course members that can accommodate both a morning and afternoon flight. A great day of golf, networking, food, and prizes.
Northland Women Connect
Northland Women Connect (NWC) is a Women's Only networking group that the Chamber host's a quarterly event at different locations around the Northland. It is designed for a place to connect with other successful business women in the Northland. Launched in August of 2014, the NWC meets for a networking event from 5-6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday during the months of August, November, February and May. Please visit our events calendar for location and to RSVP!
***All of our events including committee meetings, follow the North Kansas City School District inclement weather cancellation policy. If NKCSD is closed for bad weather, all NRCC events and committee meetings scheduled that day will be canceled.