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Winter in August Celebration 2016

August 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| $10
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Join the Fun!!! Winter in August Celebration!

Pre-sale of tickets has ended.  See you at 5pm.

 Winter in August 2Come out and help celebrate the ski industry at the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce 35th Annual Winter In August Celebration on Tuesday, August 9th from 5:00 – 8:00 PM sponsored by Rutland Herald, Davis & Hodgdon, CPAs LLC and Copper Leaf Financial.  This important Chamber fundraiser and show of appreciation to the ski industry. Winter In August will take place at the Vermont Farmers Food Center at 251 West St.

Because so many restaurants have gone all out and done creative displays andWinter in August 61 prepared such great food in the past, The Chamber acknowledges the effort with the: The Best Taste Award judged by a Chef led panel. There will also be a People’s Choice Award.


WIA 17 Over 700 people including Senator Patrick Leahy, Congressman Peter Welch, Vermont Commissioner of Tourism Megan Smith, Mayor Chris Louras and many other officials, along with Killington Resort and Okemo Mountain Resort attended. This year’s event was held at the Vermont Farmers Food Center (home to the indoor Winter Farmers Market) in Rutland.

The annual event recognizes the positive economic impact that the ski industry has on the Rutland region and Vermont. Area restaurants and businesses provided delicious food for attendees to enjoy while the businesses marketed their establishments. For more information or call 802-773-2747.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Rutland Herald


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A BIG Thank you goes out to:

Thank you to the following businesses, restaurants and organizations participating in the 35th Annual Winter In August Celebration.

Baxter’s at Rutland Country Club, Cape Air, Casella Waste Systems, Franklin Conference Center, Franklins, Granola On A Mission, Greenfields Steakhouse at Holiday Inn, In Home Catering by Chrissy Moore, Killington Grand Hotel & Conference Center, MVRTD/The Bus, NBT Bank, Okemo Mountain Resort, Raiche’s Vermont Made Salso, Red Clover Inn, Rotary Club of Rutland, Rutland County Parent/Child Center, Rutland Jewish Center, The Foundry at Summit Pond, The Local, The Palm’s Restaurant and The Vermont Truffle Company


Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce


Vermont Farmers Food Center
251 West St.
Rutland, VT 05701
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