Buy Local Expo on FEB 20

Buy Local Expo / Safe & Green is Thursday, February 20 (originally scheduled on Tuesday, February 11, but rescheduled due to weather forecasts) at the Gainesville Civic Center from 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Buy Local showcases businesses in Greater Hall County and offers great business-to-business networking.  Safe & Green pulls together industry representatives for connection to environmentally friendly services and safety program initiatives for the workplace.  Business After Hours is 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.!

Link here for List of Exhibitors:  EXHIBITORS

Link here for Workshop Info:  WORKSHOPS

Business After Hours, sponsored by and WDUN Radio, is 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm!  FREE Workshops will be held throughout the day on topics such as Energy, Greenspace and Tradeshow Marketing.  FREE Shuttle Services provided by Milton Martin Honda. The Expo, Business Workshops, and Business After Hours are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Exhibitors will be giving away products and samples along with door prizes. Drawings will be held throughout the day.  Do not have to be present to win!  Door prizes include:

– Original painting by artist Patti Russell, $150 Value (Gallery on the Square)
– Gift Certificates in various amounts (Lakeshore Mall)
– Free Foursome Golf at Hamilton Mill Golf Club, $200 Value (Canongate Golf Club)
– 7 gallon Yuletide Camellia, $100 Value (New Leaf Landscaping)
– Animal Print Rolling Suitcase, $50 Value (The Ship Station/The Gift Box)
– $50 Gift Card (Affordable Accessories)
– Thermoset Coffee Mug/Ear Warmer Set and Book Bag (HTI Employment Solutions)
– $100 towards a sign (Signs by Tomorrow)

Regions Bank is partnering with United Way of Hall County for a drawing for a Regions Green Bicycle and Helmet.  Each person attending the Buy Local / Safe & Green Expo will have the opportunity to win a Regions Green Bicycle with a $10 donation to United Way of Hall County.  The bike/helmet will be on display, and the drawing will be at 6:30 pm at the Business After Hours. Do not have to be present to win, and bike/helmet will be delivered to winner.

Details: Megan Martin at the Chamber, 770-532-6206 x 115. Email:

Related Information Link here for list of 70 Exhibitors!