march, 2024

21mar5:30 am7:30 amLBOT Networking


Event Details

This month’s Networking Event will be held in person at Chez Yiamme’s Catering and Functions.
Join us on March 21st, 5:30 to 7:30 pm. All businesses are welcome; you do not have to be a member of the Laurel Board Of Trade to join us. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Chez Yiamme’s is a family-owned catering company that specializes in Haitian Caribbean Cuisine. We have been in business for over 12 years before moving to Laurel, expanding our business to now having our own commercial kitchen space.
Head Chef: Marie Michel (Mother)
Chef/GM: Jon Michel (Son)


(Thursday) 5:30 am - 7:30 am

Vendor Definitions

General Sales / Service Providers
General Sales/Commercial are T-shirts, Clothes, Sunglasses, and Manufactured Products. Products that are NOT HANDMADE and then shipped to the vendors for resale are considered General Sales. Novelties are not accepted! If you have a mixture of arts & crafts and general sales you will still be charged at the General Sales/Commercial rate.

Direct Sales
Direct sales are organizations such as Mary Kay, Avon, Tupperware, Arbonne, Tastefully Simple, Thirty-One, LuLaRoe, etc. No more than (3) Direct Sales vendors of the same products are allowed at this event.

Arts and Crafts Vendors
Arts and Crafts must be handmade and/or assembled by the Vendor. First time Vendors may be requested to provide samples or pictures of items to be sold. Vendors whose items are not handmade or assembled may be asked to pay the difference at the Festival or be shut down with no refund. If you have questions, ask ahead of time. Face painters fall under Arts & Crafts. If you are a face painter vendor, you will need a Certificate of Insurance listing the Laurel Board of Trade as an additional insured.

Handout Only Vendors
This is for local businesses ONLY providing business cards, brochures and marketing literature for their business and not selling items.

Non-Profit Groups
Civic, Religious, Schools and Service Groups (you must provide your non-profit tax ID number on the application).

Children’s Activities Definition
Kids Activities include pony rides, mechanical rides, moon bounces, arts and crafts, games of skill (i.e.: fishing ponds, ring toss) face painting, or any activity that is promoted for children’s entertainment. If you are a face painter vendor, you will need a Certificate of Insurance listing the Laurel Board of Trade as an additional insured.