2016 Annual Gala
Fri. Nov 04, 2016
CHECK out Brighton and the Boston Bruins practice ice, all in one evening.
Come for the Black and Yellow Tie Gala and enjoy an evening of food, music, & drink. Taste the local flavor, as Devlin’s Restaurant serves delicious bites and libations while being entertained by the skaters on the rink during the event. Or skate on the ice with the Community Skate Night. But why choose? There's time to do both!
6-9pm : Gala tickets are $75, and includes food and cash bar. Guests are encouraged to wear black and yellow festive attire.
8-10pm: Community Skate is $10 (available at the door only).
100% of all Gala ticket sales are put directly back into the community due to the generous event sponsorship from New Balance.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Commercial Leasing Workshop
Mon. Apr 24, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Brighton Public Library 40 Academy Hill Rd, Brighton, MA 02135
Partners: City of Boston, Office of Economic Development, Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library
Attendees will learn practical information on basic commercial leases, rights of tenants, responsibilities of landlords, as well as lease negotiating tips. This workshop will address concerns of current and future commercial lease holders.
Presenter: Daily General Counsel. Daily General Counsel assists businesses in the use of legal tools to solve problems that often can arise in operations, sales, administration and growth. They engage, educate and empower their clients. Jan Glassman and Joel Sowalsky are licensed attorneys in multiple states, and they each have more than 30 years of experience representing small businesses.
2017 Annual Gala: FIRE & ICE
Fri. Oct 27, 2017
Warrior Ice Arena, 90 Guest Street, Brighton MA 02135
FIRE & ICE: Thanks to our sponsors and guests, we were
able to raise $23,370. View event photos here!
Enjoy a local night out, filled with good food, entertainment and friends--Brighton style. Held at Warrior Ice Arena, home of the Boston Bruins practice ice, it'll be a hot party where you can chill.
There'll be a small plate-style dinner included and a cash bar. Have fun at the Ballot Box Auction with gifts everyone can walk home with. Free parking is available in adjacent garage (3 hour max). And don't forget to wear festive attire to the party.
Gala Tickets: $75.00 ($25 for students and veterans)
Skate on the Ice
Get your chance to skate on the Bruin's practice ice from 8-10 pm. Everyone is welcome to Rock N' Skate, where a DJ will be spinning tunes to keep you going. A Gala ticket is not required for the Rock N' Skate. It's a casual way to give to a cause, while having fun. Order your ticket today and pay at the door. Just be sure to mention Brighton Main Streets to get your special $10 ticket price. And $5 will be donated to BMS. Skates rental are also available for $5. So bring the family or make it a date night. Come skate on the ice and support Brighton Main Streets!
Rock N' Skate Tickets: $10 ($5 donated to Brighton Main Streets)
100% of your donation will go directly into the community.
Your donations are critical, providing revitalization projects needed to make Brighton an even better place to live, dine, shop and play. Programs such as storefront improvements, free concerts in the park, and new innovative wayfinding signage are only possible with your support. Through the generosity of New Balance, the event's Premier Sponsor, your donation will power the work of our volunteer based organization.
Event Premier Sponsor:
Interested in becoming a sponsor?
As a sponsor, your partnership will make a greater impact helping to bring community programs into our neighborhood throughout the year. Programs such as Brighton Sounds concerts in the park, holiday lights along Washington Street, outdoor movies as well as business assistance, like exterior signs & free legal advice. There are 4 levels of sponsorship available, each with its own benefits. Choose the one that's right for you.
or download the sponsorship form and return it to us.
Economic Development Committee Open House
Thu. Feb 15, 2018
Athan's Bakery, 407 Washington St, Brighton
Our Economic Development committee is recruiting new members! Current members include Brighton residents and local business owners who are interested in
strengthening existing businesses and recruiting new ones--as well as finding new uses for vacancies.
All are welcome, but we could especially use new members with expertise in restaurants, retail, real estate, commercial leasing and market research.
Brighton Sounds Unplugged Info Meeting
Thu. May 16, 2019
Athan's (407 Washington Street, Brighton)
If you can't make it to the informational meeting, you can find more information here:
CANCELLED: Simple Staffing Solutions
Tue. May 21, 2019
Presentation School Foundation Community Center, Lower Level
We have had to cancel this workshop. We apologize for any inconvenience.
8:00-8:30 am Breakfast & Networking
8:30-10:00 am Workshop Presentation
Having trouble finding quality employees to help your run your business? Spending too much time on recruiting?
At this workshop, you'll learn how to:
- Produce crafty job descriptions
- Plan advertising and social media strategies
- Attract quality and loyal small business talent
- Become a "talent acquisition whiz"!
Due to funding restrictions, this workshop is reserved for small businesses located in a Main Streets district.