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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.

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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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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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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

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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
Giveaways
Raffle for Prizes (Grand Prize includes a free rental of the castle for your event)
50/50 Raffle
Tarot Readings
& MORE TO COME!


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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Chester Fall Festival

Chester Fall Festival

Kicking off the fall season on the third weekend of September, the 41st Annual Chester Fall Festival will bring arts and crafts vendors, artisan demonstrations and food vendors to the Green in the center of beautiful Chester, Vermont.

This annual event is sponsored by the Chester Rotary Club and is held annually as a hallmark of the beginning of fall here in our New England town.

This year the event will be held on Saturday, September 16th and Sunday September, 17th from 10 am to 4 pm.

Hundreds of people turn out for this event as people from all over converge on Chester for this Fall Festival. Last year’s attendance was one of the best and this year there are many returning vendors and quite a few new vendors. Vendors will line the green in downtown Chester offering their wares in anything from fabrics, jewelry, basketry, photograph, art work, fiber and more!

Come enjoy the weekend in beautiful Chester, Vermont

 

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Annual Rotary Raffle

Annual Rotary Raffle

Rutland South Rotary Club’s Annual Raffle.

$110 admits two people for all you can eat and drink all night

7-10 p.m.

Spartan Arena, behind Diamond Run Mall, Route 7 South, Rutland Town

for tickets call 345-0243 or email rutlandrotarysouth@gmail.com.

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A Benefit for the Little Sprouts

A Benefit for the Little Sprouts

Small bites and heavy appetizers by Roots the Restaurant – grown-up versions of childhood favorites showcasing ingredients from the summer harvest – beer, wine, and live music in the imaginative setting of Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum.

Silent auction with day-trip “escape” packages.

This elegant adult night out supports Wonderfeet.

Only 50 tickets will be sold. $50

6 – 8 p.m.

11 Center St., Rutland.

For more information call (802) 282-2678.

 

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