Commerce Groups

The City of Encinitas is fortunate to have four strong and active local business support and marketing organizations. Choose the one for your area:

Cardiff 101 Main Street - The Cardiff 101 Main Street is a non-profit community organization governed by local volunteers with the purpose of maintaining he unique qualities and beauty of the area, stimulating a thriving local economy and engaging the community in fun along the 101 corridor in Cardiff-by-the-Sea.

2139 B Newcastle Ave
Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007
Phone: (760) 436-0431
Fax: (760) 753-0144

Encinitas Chamber of Commerce - The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce invites you to learn about what the City of Encinitas has to offer the business community, new residents and vacation travelers.

Phone: 1-800-953-6041 or (760) 753-6041
Fax: (760) 753-6270
Website: Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Encinitas 101 Main Street Association - Encinitas 101 Main Street works to improve and preserve a desirable and viable Historic Downtown Encinitas that provides an exceptional atmosphere for the community and its visitors.

818 S. Coast Hwy 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone: (760) 943-1950
Fax: (760) 943- 1977
Email: [email protected]
Website: Encinitas 101 Main Street

Leucadia 101 Main Street Association - Leucadia 101 Main Street utilizes National Main Street the 4-point approach of Organization , Promotion, Design and Economic Development to work in partnership with stakeholders for improvements and revitalization of the North Highway 101 corridor.

1144 North Coast Hwy 101, Suite B
Leucadia, CA 92024
Phone: (760) 436-2320
email: [email protected]
Website: Leucadia 101 MainStreet Association

North San Diego Small Business Development Center

The North San Diego Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is hosted by MiraCosta College and is funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration and MiraCosta College. Their service area covers all of San Diego County north of Interstate 8.

The SBDC is dedicated to increasing the economic vitality of the community by helping small businesses and entrepreneurs build a foundation for success! The center staff and business advisors are here to assist in answering business questions along with providing resources to help start or grow a business profitably. The SBDC also hosts a series of free and fee-based workshops that can provide you with invaluable advice.

From now through December 2020, the City and SBDC are scheduling free one-on-one counseling sessions for existing small business owners at the City's Public Works Facility on Calle Magdalena. Entrepreneurs who have not yet opened a business will need to first complete the SBDC's Entrepreneurship Academy to get access to the free one-on-one sessions. There is no charge for One-On-One Business Advising. Sessions are by appointment only. No walk-ins will be accepted. 

When: Monday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (by appointment only).

Where: Encinitas Public Works Building, Vulcan Room, 160 Calle Magdalena, Encinitas, CA.

Make an Appointment Today. Call the North San Diego SBDC at (760) 795-8740.

Business Workshops

In partnership with the San Diego Law Library, the City of Encinitas hosts an ongoing series of Small Business 101 Workshops designed to help business owners get started or take their business to the next level. The 2020 workshop series is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 from 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. at the City's Community Meeting Center. Register here for free!

2020 Small Business Workshop Series Flyer