HAYWARD -- About 100 local businesses, agencies and community organizations will gather under the Grand White Tent at the annual Hayward Business Expo on Oct. 10.
"We will repeat a successful event that offers one of the East Bay's premier business networking and exhibitor activities," said Kim Huggett of the Hayward Chamber of Commerce. "It's the kind of event where networking abounds and deals are made."
Sign-ups are being accepted from businesses wanting to take part in the expo, which will be 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the white tent in the St. Rose Hospital parking lot, 27200 Calaroga Ave. The fee is $250 for chamber members and $395 for nonmembers.
Individuals are welcome to attend; admission is free for chamber members and $10 for nonmembers. Those attending can mingle with representatives of local businesses and organizations and sample food from local restaurants and caterers, plus gourmet coffee, wine, beer and sodas. Hayward car and motorcycle dealers will display some of the new models.
For additional information, contact the chamber at 510-537-2424.
-- Rebecca Parr, Staff