July 14, 2021
News and Events
Mayor Sidhu Gives State of the City Address
The traditional Anaheim State of the City address returned today, July 14, after a two-year hiatus with performances by Mariachi Sol de Mexico Jose Hernandez and, the Anaheim Ballet and announced by ABC7 Phillip Palmer.
Notwithstanding the severe impacts of the pandemic, the mayor had good news to share and pointed to a number of bright spots. Anaheim’s economy is rebounding very strongly as business restrictions have been lifted. Capacity limits on the Disneyland Resort have been rescinded, the Anaheim Convention Center is welcoming trade shows again, and occupancy at Resort Area hotels is rising rapidly.
Under construction or coming soon are development and revitalization projects such as the Duck’s OC Vibe!, the redevelopment of the Angel Stadium site and building out the Platinum Triangle; West Anaheim revitalization spurred by the 39 Commons project, the Disneyland Forward initiative that promises to transform the Resort Area.
Summer Nights Under the Stars Series
Spend your Summer Under the Stars at Pearson Park! For decades, Pearson Park Amphitheatre has been the home of affordable summer amusement for the residents of Anaheim and the surrounding communities. We are pleased to announce that Pearson Park Summer Nights Under the Stars will open this summer on July 16th. Please purchase tickets in advance and prepare to provide them at the gate. We have made modifications to keep you safe while you enjoy this summer's line-up.  
Element by Westin opens Element Anaheim Resort Convention Center

Element by Westin, part of Marriott International, has debuted in Anaheim, California with the opening of the 174-suite Element Anaheim Resort Convention Center. The new longer-stay eco-focused hotel will be conveniently located to all major attractions.

Situated just 0.25 miles from Disneyland and one mile from the Anaheim Convention Center, the Element Anaheim Resort Convention Center offers convenient access to Knott’s Berry Farm, Universal Studios and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. The five-story hotel is perfect for a short trip or longer stay and is nearby to a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options.
Save the Date for the 2021 Business Links Golf Tournament
Save the date for September 13th. The Anaheim Chamber of Commerce invites your business to participate in our annual Business Links Networking Golf Tournament. This tournament at the Anaheim Hills Golf Course features a four-person scramble, a Player’s Package with contest hole opportunities, and awards to be given to the Putting Contest, Closest to the Pin, Most Accurate Drive, and first, second, and third-place teams overall. Awards will be presented during the After-Golf Mixer. The After-Golf Mixer will be held at the Clubhouse. Non-golfers are encouraged to attend.

Call 714-7588-0222 for more information.

Anaheim Chamber Members Enjoy Discounted Angel Tickets
Anaheim Chamber members and their friends and family can enjoy discounted Angels tickets for select July games!

Seats are available in View MVP, Right Field MVP, and even Club Allstar (Club seats include padded seats and in-seat food/beverage service).

Please contact Jeff Leuenberger at Jeff.Leuenberger@angels.com with any questions.
Mariners at Angels
Sat, Jul 17, 6:07 PM

Mariners at Angels
Sun, Jul 18, 1:07 PM

Rockies at Angels
Mon, Jul 26, 6:38 PM

Rockies at Angels
Tue, Jul 27, 6:38 PM

Athletics at Angels
Thu, Jul 29, 6:38 PM
Participate in California Redistricting
The County of Orange will use the latest census data to redraw district lines to maintain balance based on local population changes. Participate in the redistricting process through upcoming workshops starting on July 27.
County of Orange Provides Free Human Resource Hotline
to Assist Employers
In partnership with the Orange County Workforce Development Board and California Employers Association, the County of Orange is providing monthly webinars and a free hotline to assist Orange County employers with Human Resource support.
Congressional Startup Day
Startups employ millions of people every year, and encourage economic growth. For these organizations to flourish, they need congressional support.

On August 18th, members of Congress can learn how they can help. Congressional Startup Day is an opportunity for senators and representatives to experience the innovation and entrepreneurship taking place among their constituents. This year Rep. Dean PhillipsU.S. Representative Young Kim, and Senator Shelley Moore Capito, are the three co-chairs. They hope members of Congress will join them to hear from entrepreneurial constituents on the incredible work they are doing, and about policy ideas that will better enable their work.

Questions? Email startupday@engine.is
Anaheim First
Dine Drink Shop Local Program
Nkechi's smile says it all - Crab Bite is where it's at! Enjoy some of Anaheim's best seafood and as a DDS subscriber, buy 3 pounds of seafood & get 1 pound of shrimp FREE. Oyster cheers to that! Follow Nkechi on Instagram @indulgence.by.nkechi

*Offers subject to change.
Member Spotlight

Bridges of Hope Gala IN PERSON, August 14th
Special Guest Michael Ketterer
New Member Spotlight
UFC FIT Ribbon Cutting July 22nd at Anaheim Garden Walk
UFC FIT is more than a gym. It’s a fitness experience with everything you need for an effective workout. No matter your age or the stage in your fitness journey, you belong at UFC FIT. Take advantage of cardio, strength, and functional training equipment, pool, basketball court, group fitness, boxing studio, fitness technology, and more. Enjoy pre and post workout enhancements with fitness Recovery, whirlpool, steam room, and sauna. With youth fitness and a kid’s club, UFC FIT supports fitness for the family.

Join us July 22 at 3PM for a Ribbon Cutting celebrating their Grand Opening at Anaheim Garden Walk.

Visit Anaheim
Halloween Season Will Come
to Life at the Disneyland Resort!
Halloween season will once again come to life at the Disneyland Resort! From Sept. 3 – Oct. 31, 2021, you will delight in the spooky fun of Halloween Time, at both Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park. You will not want to miss all the treasured magic – from transformed Halloween-themed attractions and sightings of your favorite Disney characters and villains, to seasonal décor and delightfully delicious treats. Downtown Disney District also gets into the spirit with delightful décor, seasonal treats and an all-new Halloween-themed pumpkin hunt, Pluto’s Pumpkin Pursuit.
Small Business Administration
Member Discounts
Office Depot And OfficeMax

Our members can save up to 55% off every time they shop Office Depot. That means they get more of what they need and love, for a lot less! Make sure you're signed up to take advantage of this incredible program, too. Your Mobile Member Code is AnaheimCard OR text the code to 844-446-6358 to receive the card on your phone.
UPS Discounts

Anaheim Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring you valuable discounts on the products and services you need. Make the most out of your membership and take advantage of competitive rates on UPS shipping services. Plus, with the UPS one-driver advantage and more than 60,000 drop off points, there's no need to sort your air and ground shipments.