Chamber News

Use Your Screen Time to Support Local!

When lockdowns go down, screen time goes up. Social media is a powerful tool. Use your screen time to help local merchants who are struggling under the biggest challenges they have ever faced.

Normally this would be the beginning of the busiest shopping season. Parking lots, stores full to capacity with merry shoppers getting in the spirit. Sure online shopping has surged over the past several years; but today, online shopping and ordering local is more prevalent than ever. Don’t just turn to Amazon for everything! Check out the online shopping resources of our local unique boutiques and shops owned by families that raise their families in our communities. Local shop owners give more, do more and engage more in our communities – now it’s time to give back…

Members in the News

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

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Upcoming Events

BACC Virtual Membership Boot Camp - FREE

Friday, Dec. 11, 2020
Noon - 1:15 PM
Register to Receive Your Link

Barrington Holiday Walk

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020
Noon - 5:00 PM
Check-in Tent at
Cook St. and Park Ave.

Virtual Sip & Shop Hop - FREE

Tuesday, Dec..15
4:00-5:15 PM
Network & Explore Local Shops
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Virtual Toast with Women's Biz Net

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021
5:00-7:00 PM
Wine Tasting & More with WBN Register to Receive Your Link

Virtual BACC Conquer Awards & Silent Auction

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021
5:00-6:00 PM
FREE Admission!
Online Bidding Begins Jan. 18

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Mission Statement: “To gather professional women to inspire, enrich, empower and benefit from the unique talents of extraordinary women!”


View the many events scheduled for our members. Stay abreast of what is happening. Check out the BACC Calendar.


BACC offers more than 200 networking opportunities annually that result in niched leads and new customers.

Hot Deals

Deals, discounts, and specials from the Barrington Regions business. There is always something for everyone,: from dining to dresses so check them out now.

BACC Retail Roundup

Click our video above for a virtual visit with Fancy Art, N.F.P. located at 113 E. Main St. in Barrington, IL. We’ve been in business at the same location for 25 years serving as a one-stop shop for all of your art & framing needs, without fancy prices. For an appointment call George at (847) 304-4045. We hope to see you soon! 

Take a virtual tour of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery located at the historic Ice House Mall.  You will see a selection from one of the finest curated collection in the United States consisting of over 700 antique & vintage fine hand-woven rugs and tapestries” from around the world” available at our gallery right here in Barrington, IL.

Amazing Gracie’s Children’s Boutique offers Curbside pick up. For questions call: 847-204-9312. Use code Summer30 to get 30% off everything in our Summer Set! Category! Shop Amazing Gracie’s today!

Spotlight on Business

It’s now officially time to start “Elfing Around Barrington” after our fun ribbon cutting event today to celebrate the kick-off our Barrington Holiday Windows campaign! Remember to take an “Elfie” (a selfie with an elf) in a decorated window, then post and tag Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce FB or Instagram pages for a chance to win a local shopping spree! CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.

“Just Elfing Around” with help from the Barrington Area Artists Association and local merchants in downtown Barrington! Take an “elfie” (a selfie with an elf in one of the windows) and tag our BACC Facebook or Instagram pages for a chance to win a local shopping spree! For even more fun, buy your tickets for the Barrington Holiday Walk on Saturday, Dec. 12. CLICK HERE FOR INFO.

Congratulations to the team at Patrick A. Finn LTD custom homes & remodeling on a great ribbon cutting event today to celebrate their beautiful new office at 1212 W. Northwest Hwy. in Palatine! To visit the Patrick A. Finn LTD website CLICK HERE.

The team at Signarama of Barrington recently celebrated their official opening with a chilly but happy ribbon cutting event in Lake Barrington. Congratulations to owners Rebecca and Brett! To visit their website and see all of the services they have to offer CLICK HERE.

Congratulations to Safehouse Farm Alpacas on their beautiful new location! Watch this fun video to learn about all they have to offer, see a few alpaca escapees, and hear some words of wisdom from Linda…”Live like somebody left the gate open!” To visit their Facebook page CLICK HERE.

Barrington Youth & Family Services held a ribbon cutting event to celebrate their beautiful new location at 118 Applebee St. in Barrington! The community-based social service agency provides family & youth counseling, personal coaching, youth outreach and prevention programming. To visit theBarrington Youth & Family Services website CLICK HERE

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