Stafford Business Events

The Department of Stafford Economic Development and Tourism focuses on business attraction, entrepreneurship, and initiatives that stimulate our regional business economy. Watch our list of business events here so you can get involved in the business and entrepreneurial community in Stafford.

First Thursdays with the SBA

Virtual

Grab your lunch and join us the first Thursday of each month to learn more about SBA programs and network with other small business owners. Topic: Service Disable Veteran Owned […]

Free

How to Use Data to Drive Business Growth

Virginia Smart Community Testbed 2143 Richmond HWY, Stafford, VA

Every business is collecting information that they can use to help them grow. Do you have a website? Do you use social media? Join Ernisha, Tracey, Dan, and Chris as […]

Holiday Farmers Markets

Bundle up and come join us at Long Family Markets in the far back corner of the 610 Commuter Lot for a fun and festive way to shop for local […]

Free

UMW Women’s Colloquium Monthly Coffee Talk

Jepson Alumni and Executive Center 1119 Hanover Street, Fredericksburg, VA

This event takes place monthly, with themed discussions led by local leaders, and all are welcome. Please join us in person! December's Coffee Talk will be led by Janel Donohue, President, Rappahannock United Way, discussing Celebrating your Excellence! Networking is the best thing you can do for your own professional development! Share, learn and grow […]

Free

GovCon 101: WOSB and EDWOSB Certification

Virtual

The Federal Government buys over $600 billion per year on goods and services, 5% of that spend is allocated for Woman Owned and Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Businesses (WOSB/EDWOSB). This […]

Free

Holiday Farmers Markets

Holiday Farmers Market - Sunday December 18th from 8 to 1 in the far back corner of the 610 Commuter Lot! Last chance for locally crafted unique Christmas gifts and […]

Free

Blue Print Business Plan Workshop

Virtual

This four-hour workshop covers the development of the business plan and financial forecasting of the business plan. Please be prepared to begin working on your business plan during the class. […]

$30