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Business & Community Expo + Beer & Wine Garden

Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor 

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Time & Location

1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

July 30, 2022

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts - Pavilion & East Lawn

Santa Rosa, CA

*Beer & Wine Garden closes at 3:30pm*


About the Expo

*Admission to the Expo is FREE*

The Expo offers a great opportunity to showcase services and products and a place to network with local small, medium and large businesses, government agencies, and non-profits. Join us to learn about upcoming job opportunities and available resources to help start and grow your business! There will be guests & special performances, exhibitor & vendor displays, and local food vendors.

This event is facilitated by Small Business Hardship Fund - Sonoma County (SBHF). Sponsorship and exhibitor fees will be used to cover the cost of event and additional revenue will be used to fund SBHF's local grant program.

Expo Features:

  • Over 100 Exhibitors

  • Over 800 attendees

  • Exhibitor & Vendor Displays

  • Upcoming Job Opportunities

  • Resources to Start & Grow your Business

  • Local Food Vendors

  • Guests & Special Performances


Advertise Hiring Opportunities:

If your business will be hiring as of July 30, 2022 we invite you to display a “We are Hiring” sign at your booth. It will be available to all exhibitors the day of the Expo.


About the Beer & Wine Garden

Enjoy 8 local breweries, 4 wineries, and a guest brewery!

  • $15 for 5 tastings

  • $25 for unlimited tastings

  • *Please drink responsibly

  • *The Beer & Wine Garden is a 21+ event


Why Attend?

Your attendance at this year's Expo will give you an opportunity to support Sonoma County small businesses all while enjoying everything that our amazing exhibitors and vendors have to offer. Local small businesses continue to face challenging times, and this event was created to further highlight our community's commitment to give back and contribute to our local economy. We look forward to having you join us!

Why Sponsor?

As an Expo sponsor, you will increase your company's exposure to hundreds of new local customers and partner organizations. Please see our Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze sponsor packages for additional sponsor benefits. We also have add-on Advertising Opportunities via our Expo event program.


Why Exhibit?

The Expo provides a great opportunity for you to showcase your business or organization to hundreds of potential new customers. At your booth, showcase and/or sell your products or services. Please see our "Business Exhibitor" and "Non-Profit Exhibitor" packages for additional exhibitor benefits. We also have add-on Advertising Opportunities via our Expo event program.

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Welcome to the Small Business Hardship Fund, 

We invite you to join our efforts to help Sonoma County small businesses with less than 15 employees remain in business through hardships. Please read about our mission and our founder.
Individuals, businesses and corporations who are in a position to help smaller businesses, please visit our donate tab.
Small businesses seeking assistance due to a hardship, please follow us on Facebook for announcements on upcoming mini-grant opportunities as well as emergency preparedness kits availability. We are working hard to help those who need it.