The mission of the Carefree-Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce is to improve the economic vitality of the business community. The Chamber includes over 360 businesses from Cave Creek, Carefree, northern Scottsdale and northern Phoenix, an area commonly referred to as the Desert Foothills community. Member programs, such as the Chamber Mixer and the Chamber Breakfast Meeting, provide networking and educational opportunities for members. The Chamber also co-hosts community events, such as the Carefree Art and Wine Festivals and Carefree Electric Light Parade. Serving as the area's Visitors Center, the Chamber promotes the area as a destination location, welcoming over 5,000 visitors and distributing over 1,000 information and relocation packets annually.