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After Hours Mixers are monthly networking opportunities for Chamber members to meet, mix, and mingle. Mixers are hosted by a different member monthly, each offering a unique look into the variety of businesses available in the Watkins Glen area, and usually take place from 5-7 pm. Businesses interested in sponsoring our 2021 lineup of After Hours Mixers are encouraged to email our Executive Director, Michael Hardy, at

2021 Dates and Locations:
January 6, Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce (via Zoom)
February 3, Schuyler County Historical Society (via Zoom)
March 3, Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce (via Zoom)
April 7, Watkins Glen International Opening Weekend Pep Rally (via Zoom 5:30-6:30 pm)
May 5, Finger Lakes Boating Museum (via Zoom 5:30-6:30 pm)
June 9, Idlwilde Inn (first live mixer of 2021! 50 ppl max)
July 7, Summer Rendezvous at Watkins Glen State Park sponsored by Chemung Canal Trust Company (Live) 
August 4, Elks Lodge # 1546 
August 19, Disc Golf Mixer at Castel Grisch (NEW!)
September 8, Captain Bill's (Seneca Legacy) Please enjoy our photo gallery!
September 22, Tri-County Mixer at Lakewood Vineyards - Please enjoy our photo gallery!
October 6, Business Expo and After Hours Mixer, Watkins Glen Community Center
November 3, International Motor Research Center
December 2, Annual Meeting and After Hours Mixer Veraisons Restaurant at Glenora Wine Cellars


Reservations for these events are required. Kindly RSVP by clicking the venue name. You will then be directed to a registration form. Please contact the Chamber with any questions at (607) 535-4300 or email Events Manager Abby Lane at

2020 Dates and Locations:
February 5, Barnstormer Winery
March 4, Seneca Cheese Company
April, Business Expo and After Hours Mixer, Watkins Glen Community Center
May 6, Watkins Glen Vacation Rentals
June 3, International Motor Racing Research Center
July,  Summer Rendezvous, Watkins Glen State Park
August 5, Elks Club
September 2, Finger Lakes Distilling
October 7, Reisinger's Apple Country
November 4, Annual Meeting and After Hours Mixer, Veraisons Restaurant at Glenora Wine Cellars
December 2, Holiday After Hours Mixer and Pop-up Shops at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel


When your day's exploring has left you hungry trust that our bevy of unique eateries throughout Schuyler County will enable you to find exactly what you're seeking to sate your appetite! Grab some fresh goodies and coffee from a local bakery; grab a drink and snack among friendly residents at one of our bars; enjoy the views at a...

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