You Can Never Have Too Much Fun!

This past Thursday, Aug. 5, our Crescenta Valley Chamber of Commerce enjoyed its first mixer of the year at Alissa’s Ocean View Bar and Grill in Montrose. Owners Alissa and Eric Hwang provided their specialty food samplings and wines for our members and guests and the fun evening was filled with raffle drawings for gifts, entertainment by keyboardist Tony DiGiovanni, networking, socializing and a members only drawing for a cash prize. It was a fantastic evening at Alissa’s Ocean View Bar & Grill!

Next, tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 13, our Chamber tees off its annual Scholarship Golf Tournament at Scholl Canyon Golf Course. Don’t play golf well? It doesn’t matter. The day starts with coffee and breakfast pastries, a thrilling putting contest, a bucket of range balls for your practice, a beautiful “goody bag” from USC Verdugo Hills Hospital filled with donated gift items, 18 holes of golf with some of the most spectacular views you’ll ever experience, a mouth-watering barbecue lunch, and trophies for our winners and even some for those who don’t do as well.

While there is still room for your foursome or a single entry, you don’t want to hesitate too long. Golf entry and/or sponsor forms and information are available at the Chamber office, 3131 Foothill Blvd. St. D, La Crescenta or by calling (818) 248-4957 or visit our Crescenta Valley Chamber website, So join us for some golf with your friends, delicious food, drinks, prizes and a morning of fun.

Save the Dates:

Our year’s biggest event, the Hometown Country Fair, complete with vendors, live music, food trucks, a “pie” eating contest, a dog parade featuring our area’s best looking canines, children’s petting zoo, inflatable bounce activities for the kids, CV robotics demonstrations, first responders, and an Early Rodders Classic Car Show, returns on Saturday, Sept. 18 at Crescenta Valley Park. Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Los Angeles County Dept. of Parks and Recreation, Early Rodders classic cars, the YMCA of the Foothills, and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital are the major sponsors of our 2021 Hometown Country Fair event. Vendor entry forms are now available on the Chamber website or at the Chamber office.

And there’s more! On Saturday, Oct. 30 is our Chamber’s 5K Pumpkin Fun Run with a chance to compete for yearlong community bragging rights in all age categories. The Fun Run is scheduled at CV Park but more information will be available on our website in the next few weeks.

CV Chamber Membership Opportunities: If you are a Chamber member we are available to help your business plan a ribbon cutting, a grand re-opening of your business, or even help you organize promotional opportunities. For those of you who are not business or residential members there are numerous advantages of a CV Chamber of Commerce membership. For details, simply call the CV Chamber office at (818) 248-4957 or email us at You may also access our Chamber website at

Our Chamber motto, “Our Business is Your Business.”

Steve Pierce, Executive Director
CV Chamber of Commerce
3131 Foothill Blvd. ‘D’
La Crescenta, CA 91214
(818) 248-4957