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2017 March of Dimes Chef Signature Auction

2017 March of Dimes Chef Signature Auction

DATE: Sunday, November 5, 2017  |  Time: 5:00 PM

LOCATION: Rutland Country Club
ADDRESS: 275 Grove Street, Rutland, VT 05701

For more information please contact Brooke Duffy or (802)774-8334.


Join us for a “Night of Giving” at the 4th Annual March of Dimes Signature Chefs, presented by top sponsors, GE Aviation and Pfizer, Inc.

This benefit for babies & families will raise funds for the March of Dimes Mission to prevent prematurity, birth defects, and infant mortality.

The event is a culinary showcase, featuring top culinary masters from the Rutland Region. This wonderful opportunity is made possible by participating chefs graciously donating their time and talent to create a food experience beyond any available at a single location in Vermont.

Guests will enjoy exquisite cuisine, cocktail reception and enticing live and silent auction packages.

For more information or to purchase tickets click here

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Harvest Family Fun Day

Harvest Family Fun Day

Saturday, October 14 at 3 PM – 6 PM

At Brick, we’re excited for the fall season.

Join us as we celebrate the harvest from our Community Garden. You will make memories you can cherish and connect with a community of fun, friendly people.

Come and reap a harvest of good times with family.

We will offer hayrides, pony rides, popcorn, cotton candy, hot dogs, drinks, games and prizes.

Every child will go home with a loot bag.

Don’t miss this FREE Community Event.


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Grand Opening Baird Farm

Grand Opening Baird Farm

The Baird Farm up in Chittenden is having a grand opening for their new addition on their sugarhouse for a new store room.

The grand opening on will be on Oct 7th from 10 am -4 pm.

There will be tours of the sugaring operation, free rosemary waffles, and maple syrup samples.


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56th Annual Art in the Park

56th Annual Art in the Park

The Chaffee Art Center is pleased to host its 56th Annual Art in the Park Fine Art & Craft Festivals for 2017, featuring a variety of fine artisan and crafters.

Our  2017 Summer and Fall Foliage Art in the Park will be Saturday & Sunday, August 12 & 13 and October 7 & 8, held in Main Street Park, at the Junction of Routes 4 & 7 in the heart of Rutland.

Gates are open at 10 AM to 4 PM.

Art in the Park has been named one of the “Sunshine Artist 200 Best,” and voted Rutland Herald’s Best of the Best in the category of Best Arts Festival.

Added value like food, music, craft demonstrations, and kids activities are also offered.

All gate donations go to sponsor the Chaffee Art Center’s exhibitions, art education classes, and community outreach programs.

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Allen Pools Pink Mixer October 10th

Plan on attending the Allen Pools and Spa Pink Chamber Mixer on Tuesday, October 10th, 5-7pm.  Allen Pools & Spa’s is located at 1901 US Route 4 East in Mendon. There will be a special theme supporting Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.  Allen Pools and Spas is also celebrating their 60th Anniversary this year.  Click […]

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Better L8 Than Never Car Show – 13th Annual

Better L8 Than Never Car Show – 13th Annual

Come to Bristol, Vermont on Sunday, September 24th for the 13th annual Better L8 Than Never Car Show, co-hosted by the Addison County Chamber and the Snake Mountain Cruisers.

See more than 200 classic cars and trucks. Vendors, great food, live DJ, raffle drawings, piston toss, kids’ activities, bake sale and more. Fun for the whole family! FREE for spectators–donations accepted for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta!

Enter a vehicle (all makes, all models) in the show for $15 in advance (by 09/01) or $20 at the gate.

Trophies awarded to the Top 30 plus other special trophies. Dash plaques awarded to the first 150 cars. Participant judging. Registration opens at 8 AM.

More registration info here.

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Haunted Castle Masquerade at Wilson Castle

Haunted Castle Masquerade at Wilson Castle

Wilson Castle

Wilson Castle

The next restoration fundraiser for the Wilson Castle has been scheduled! The event will start at 8:00 p.m. on 9/23/17 and go until 1:00 a.m.

This is a BYOB event, so bring your coolers & let’s kick off the season with a fully decorated Haunted Castle Masquerade!

There will be refreshments served throughout the night, which is included in the ticket price.

Here are just some of the activities taking place that night:

Refreshments (included in ticket price)
Costume Contest with Prizes
Circus Performers
Live Bands
Drag Show
Interactive Game Shows with Prizes
Raffle for Prizes (Grand Prize includes a free rental of the castle for your event)
50/50 Raffle
Tarot Readings

There will be ONE (1) VIP section available for purchase, in addition to the tickets. This section will be sold on a first-come-first-serve basis. Come be our special guests for the event. The VIP section will accomodate up to 8 people, & include a private seating area, ice, cups, straws, soda, special snacks & appetitizers, and will be situated with the best seats in the house for the bands and other live entertainment. PLUS, a guarantee that someone from your party will be chosen to participate in the interactive gameshow which includes prizes!

There will be a special online group discount price of $80 for 4 tickets. That’s $20 in savings, but when the group tickets sell out, they’re gone!

There are also “General Admission + Guaranteed Game Show Contestant” tikets available. These will guarantee that you are picked as a contestant for one of the game shows. There are only a few available, so get them before they sell out!

Some of the prizes include:

The Party Store in Rutland ($25 Gift Certificate)
Heart & Soul Cafe in Brandon ($25 Gift Certificate)
Mae’s Place Diner ($25 Gift Certificate)
Little Harry’s ($25 Gift Certigficate)
Cafe Provence ($20 Gift Certificate)
Brandon House of Pizza ($25 Gift Certificate)
Iron Lantern Restaurant in Castleton ($50 Gift Certificate)
Lake House Pub ($25 Gift Certificate)
Sugar & Spice Restaurant ($25 Gift Certificate)
Merchants Hall (2 Hr. Rental – additional time @ discounted rate)
Medium Mindi (Free Reading)
Carrs Florist ($25 Candle)
Blue Seal (Bird Feeder & Seed)
Garden Time
Wilson Castle (2 Hr. Rental – additional time @ discounted rate)
Turn The Party Productions (Luci Furr-Matrix & Edda Belle will host your private event)


To purchase tickets click here

Follow our event on our facebook page – www.facebook.com/wilson.castle



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