Burlingame is centrally located in San Mateo County making it a highly desired place to locate a business. From clean, green light industrial to modern office accommodations, business benefits from the close access to SFO, US 101 and US 280. From corporate giants to mom-and-pop delis, from high end retail to single employee service shops, Burlingame feeds business by virtue of its location and strong income demographic.
Long a destination for San Francisco residents fleeing the fog and cold, Burlingame has become a go-to spot for diners who love the historic nature of Burlingame Avenue the old-world charm of Broadway Avenue. With a convenient Caltrain stop at one of the oldest and best maintained train stations on the Peninsula, residents come from north and south to enjoy world class cuisine from every corner of the world.
Whether one visits Burlingame Avenue with its mix of familiar big retailers and exquisite high fashion shops, or chooses to stroll the charming neighborhood atmosphere of Broadway Avenue, or chooses the convenience of The Plaza, Burlingame has much to offer. With sterling streetscape projects that have transformed both major shopping thoroughfares into pedestrian delights, this is the perfect place for a shopping day.
Just ask those fortunate enough to live in Burlingame and they will tell you this is the best place on the Peninsula. Minutes from SFO. Superb health care options and a brand new, state-of-the art, seismically safe, architecturally pleasing hospital. Convenient Caltrain and BART access. Burlingame is the best place to live, whether you are renting in the quaint downtown , or owning your dream home in one of the distinctive neighborhoods, it doesn’t get any better than this.
This section is for all new things happening in Burlingame. Visit often for recent updates, news & events.
Burlingame ArtzFest is now Burlingame On the Avenue and was a great success for 2014. Thank you to all who can to support the event!
2014 has be a banner year for the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce along with a new chamber logo and new website design.
Burlingame Avenue Streescape Completion Celebration
Save the Date
November 6, 2014
More information to come!. For more details visit this page on the burlingame.org site.
Parking on Burlingame Avenue During the Day:
Please note that the “no parking” signs on Burlingame Avenue only apply during night work hours. Visitors to Burlingame Avenue are encouraged to park in these spots during daytime business hours.
Two-Hour Free Parking on Downtown Burlingame Avenue on Fridays:
During construction, the City Council has approved free, two-hour parking on Fridays on Burlingame Avenue between California Drive and El Camino Real. Although parking will be free during this time, the two-hour limit will be strictly enforced. The City welcomes the public to shop and dine on Burlingame Avenue and take advantage of the free parking.
The Annual Meeting Luncheon and Installation of the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is the premier event in the County kicking off the new year. The event is attended by Burlingame and San Mateo County Business Leaders and Government Officials and is an opportunity for you to meet them and network. Past keynote speakers include Bill Lockyer, California State Treasurer, Steve Poizner, California Insurance Commissioner, Joseph W. Cotchett, Member of Firm, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, Phil Matier and Andy Ross, San Francisco Chronicle, Will Durst, Political Humorist and David Cush, President and CEO, Virgin America.
Watch for information on the upcoming 2015 event.
Please contact the Chamber for event and business table sponsorships.