Cape Cod’s biggest annual networking event, the Back to Business Bash, sponsored by Cape Cod Young Professionals (CCYP) is taking place Thursday, Sept. 21, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Cape Cod Gateway Airport, 480 Barnstable Rd, Hyannis.
The 17th annual Back to Business Bash provides an opportunity for the region’s year-round workforce to connect with community members and colleagues from across the region while enjoying signature dishes and beverages from more than 20 featured Cape Cod restaurants, food trucks, businesses, breweries and wineries.
Cape Cod 5 is the Presenting Sponsor and Cape Cod Gateway Airport is the Hosting Sponsor. Bash High Altitude Sponsors include The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod, RogersGray, Seamen’s Bank, CapeSpace, and MassHire Cape & Islands Workforce Board.
“Cape Cod 5 has been a proud sponsor of the CCYP Back to Business Bash for many years and we all look forward to this annual opportunity to connect with community members and colleagues over the best sampling of Cape Cod food, drink, and entertainment,” said Matt Burke, Chairman and CEO of Cape Cod 5. “The Bash is a great example of how CCYP works to positively impact our communities, and we look forward to partnering with the organization to support and enhance our region’s workforce environment for years to come.”
Featured restaurants and food trucks this year include The West End, Scargo Cafe, The Karibbean Lounge, Cleat & Anchor, Island Café & Grill, Cape Cod Coffee, Family Table Collaborative, The Rail, Pain D’Avignon, and Pineapple Caper. Students from the Hospitality & Culinary Studies Program at Cape Cod Community College will also be showcasing their talents at the Bash. Sweet treats will be provided by Polar Cave and Caffe Gelato Bertini.
Breweries, wineries, and beverage purveyors include Bad Martha Farmer’s Brewery, Cape Cod Beer, Hog Island Beer Co., Cape Cod Package Store, Cape Cod Winery, Provincetown Brewing Co., Cape Cod’R Craft Cocktails, Barnstable Brewing, Devil’s Purse Brewing Co, and Mix & Muddle in collaboration with Oysterville Vodka.
Local musicians, entertainers, and radio stations will be energizing the Back to Business Bash including JT Chronicles, Catie Flynn, Natalia Bonfini, Ryan Family Amusements, Shipyard Boulders, Cape Cod Broadcasting Media, Cape Cod Radio, and Trevor the Juggler.
All proceeds from the Back to Business Bash support CCYP’s mission to shape the Cape by creating opportunities for our region’s workforce and aspiring leaders to connect, engage, advance, and lead. This year’s Bash Wine Pull proceeds will be directed towards expanding scholarship opportunities for workforce professional growth and advancement through CCYP’s Career Connect Scholarship Fund administered in partnership with The Cape Cod Foundation.
Learn more and purchase Bash tickets on CCYP’s website.