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Killington Bridal Show

The Killington Bridal Show will be held at Killington Grand Resort Hotel Sunday October 21, 2018
Doors open at 11:30 am

General Prize Drawings begin at 1pm. Grand prizes at 2:15 pm
Come meet and greet the area’s TOP Wedding Professionals & see what YOUR Wedding could look like at the Killington Grand Hotel!

Taste perfect pairings, wedding cake samples and see the newest in romantic fun colors, flowers and cake design AND sign up to win Grand prizes including a Two Night Stay at the Killington Grand Hotel with Two Complimentary Lift Tickets OR  Round of Golf for 2 from Killington Resort $800 value, $500 Event Rental Certificate from Kingston Place, Engagement Session from Juniper Studios $425 value, $300 Wedding DJ Certificate from MC Sounds, $150 Wedding Package Certificate with a 16 x 24 Canvas Print from Scott Herdling Photography $279 value, $250 Bridal Bouquet & Boutonniere Certificate from Mettowee Mill Nursery, $250 Wedding Design & Planning Consultation Certificate from Ehmann Events, $250 Event Rental Certificate from the Foundry at Summit Pond, $250 Wedding Photography Certificate from Meaghan Morgan-Puglisi Photography and more!

Registration and tickets at Killingtonbridalshow.com

Tickets are $6 in advance, $7 at the door.  When you purchase 4 tickets you will receive 1 FREE for the Bride!
Registering before the show saves time at the door when you arrive!

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17th Annual Killington Wine Festival

17th Annual Killington Wine Festival

Killington Resort
Fri Jul 20 – Sun Jul 22

Three days of wining and dining in the beautiful Green Mountains – what could be better than that?

Enjoy wine tastings at Killington Peak, one of Vermont’s tallest mountains, in some of Killington’s finest restaurants, and at Vermont’s #1 Public Golf Course.

Check out all of the events for the weekend including live music, special deals, and the signature event of the summer.

Click here for all the details and to purchase tickets

 

 

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Pico Ski Education Foundation Winter Dinner

Pico Mountain’s 80th Anniversary Celebration!!

Please join us for our biggest fundraiser of the year and celebrate Pico Mountain’s 80th Anniversary at this year’s PSEF Winter Dinner.

Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Cocktails & Silent Auction 6:00 pm

Buffet Family-Style Dinner to Follow

Killington Grand Hotel Ballroom, Killington, VT

$80 per person

Live & Silent Auction ~ Cocktails ~ Great Food ~ Valuable Prizes

 

Pico Ski Education Foundation (PSEF) is a (501)(c)(3) Non-profit Organization with a stated goal to help maintain an affordable organized skiing program for our community families and athletes.

(Pre-paid reservations required)

Click here for reservations

 

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16th Annual Killington Wine Festival

16th Annual Killington Wine Festival

Killington Resort
Fri Jul 14 – Sun Jul 16

The Killington Wine Festival has earned a reputation for being one of the Killington region’s signature summer events. Over the years, the festival has grown immensely and now features more than 500 wines from a collection of over 40 vineyards around the world. Come enjoy a nice July weekend tasting fine wines with Killington Peak and the Green Mountains of Vermont serving as a scenic backdrop.

Estate Wine Tasting, Killington Peak Lodge

Friday July 14, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy a scenic gondola ride and kick off the Killington Wine Festival Weekend in style at the Killington Peak Lodge for an exclusive estate wine tasting. Meet the vintners and representatives behind the weekend’s wines and take in the best views in Vermont. Tickets include light hors d’oeuvres.

Ticket Information

$90/person

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Wine Trail, Participating Killington Region Restaurants

Friday July 14, 6:00-10:00 p.m

Running concurrently with the Estate Tasting, the Killington Wine Trail will showcase local establishments offering a special wine or food and wine pairing.

Click here to see a full list of participating venues from 2016.


The Grand Tasting, Roaring Brook Umbrella Bars

Saturday July 15, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

The signature event of the Festival, the Grand Tasting, will be held on Saturday afternoon at the foot of Killington Mountain at Killington Resort’s Roaring Brook Umbrella Bars. Guests will have the opportunity to move through the different venues, enjoying a seemingly endless variety of wines produced domestically and from places as far away as France, Italy, Spain, Austria, Germany, New Zealand, Japan, Chile, Argentina, and South Africa. The Grand Tasting will also feature Vermont wines and spirits as well as local artisanal foods including cheeses, chocolates and more. Admission to the event includes tastings, wine-friendly fare, a round-trip scenic gondola ride, and signature tote with wine glass.

Ticket Information

$75/person

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Want to upgrade your Grand Tasting experience? Purchase a VIP early admission ticket!

*Includes passed hors d’oeuvres and early admission at 12:00 pm

$85/person

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Saturday Evening Wine Dinners, Killington Road

Saturday July 15

The Killington Region’s most discerning restaurants will hold special culinary events ranging from wine samplings to multi-course gourmet wine dinners. Special guests from the wineries represented throughout the Festival weekend accompany many of these dinners and offer interactive discussions on a variety of wine topics. Space is limited at these events and early reservations are encouraged.


Upgrade your Wine Festival Experience

Wine Festival Patron Ticket is perfect for those planning to attend Friday’s Estate Tasting and Saturday’s Grand Tasting. This money saving ticket includes entry to the Estate Wine Tasting and also allows VIP early admission to the Grand Tasting on Saturday.

Ticket Information

$160/person

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Wine and Nine Golf Tournament, Green Mountain National Golf Course

Sunday July 16

Close out your Killington Wine Festival weekend with Wine & Nine, a special golf outing at Green Mountain National Golf Course.

Enjoy 9 holes of golf with friends, taste 9 specialty wines selected from Baker Distributing’s extensive portfolio, and then join us for a delicious dinner and prizes in the clubhouse. Executive Chef Bryan Gudelis of the Garlic Restaurant will also have a special “Tapas Tasting Tent” on the golf course to pair a few of The Garlic’s amazing appetizers with our wine selections. Everyone is invited to join us for this fun “Captain & Crew” golf tournament and beginners are encouraged to play.

Ticket Information

$65/player, includes golf, wine tasting, dinner and prizes

$45 for dinner and wine tasting only

Please call (802) 422-4653 for reservations or more information


Transportation

Gramp’s Shuttle
Gramp’s Shuttle will be providing door-to-door transportation services to and from your condo/home locations in the Killington region to Killington Resort and other local restaurants/hotels/inns participating in Wine Festival activities. Call (802) 558-1543 to book your advance shuttle reservations. For more information on Gramp’s Shuttle, click here.

Vermont Limousine & Shuttle

Vermont Limousine & Shuttle will be providing affordable LUXURY transportation including limousines, a luxury bus, and vans to and from the 2017 Killington Wine Festival. Based out of Rutland, Vt. Call (802) 855-3130 for more information.


All information, dates and times are subject to change. Must be 21 or older to attend tasting events. Day care is availble at Ramshead Lodge.

For additional event information, contact the KPAA at admin@killingtonpico.org or (802) 773-4181 or head to their website.

 

 

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Vermont Holiday Festival

Vermont Holiday Festival

Killington Grand Hotel
Fri Dec 4 – Sat Dec 5

Join us for the 2015 Vermont Holiday Festival for holiday fun and entertainment for all ages!

A portion of the proceeds from the Festival will go to the Vermont Foodbank to help make the holidays more joyful for local needy families.

The Vermont Chamber of Commerce named the Vermont Holiday Festival a Top Ten Winter Event in 2010 & a favorite Pick for Kids in 2011.

Saturday, December 5, 2015
• Festival of Trees & Jack Frost Marketplace: 12:00-8:00 p.m.
• Santa’s Workshop: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00 p.m.
• Sleigh Rides (leaves every 15 minutes): 12:30-3:30 p.m. and 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Admission Price:

Saturday, December 5, 2015

12:00pm – 8:00pm

•$10 per adult
•$5 ages 12 and up
•11 and under free
•Donation food items are still encouraged.
•Santa’s Workshop $10 per child (call the KPAA in advance at 802-773-4181 to reserve a spot)

Raffle Ticket Prices

•10 for $5
•25 for $10
•60 for $20

For more information call the Killington Pico Area Association at 802-773-4181.

 

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Vermont Holiday Festival

Vermont Holiday Festival

Killington Grand Hotel
Fri Dec 4 – Sat Dec 5

Join us for the 2015 Vermont Holiday Festival for holiday fun and entertainment for all ages!

A portion of the proceeds from the Festival will go to the Vermont Foodbank to help make the holidays more joyful for local needy families.

The Vermont Chamber of Commerce named the Vermont Holiday Festival a Top Ten Winter Event in 2010 & a favorite Pick for Kids in 2011.

Event Schedule

Thursday, December 3, 2015

KPAA Holiday Sponsor Party

Friday, December 4, 2015
• Festival of Trees & Jack Frost Marketplace: 4:00-8:00 p.m.
• Santa’s Workshop: 5:00, 6:00 & 7:00 p.m.
• Sleigh Rides (leaves every 15 minutes): 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 2015
• Festival of Trees & Jack Frost Marketplace: 12:00-8:00 p.m.
• Santa’s Workshop: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00 p.m.
• Sleigh Rides (leaves every 15 minutes): 12:30-3:30 p.m. and 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Admission Price:

Friday, December 4, 2015

4:00pm – 8:00pm

•Free admission w/non perishable food item.
•$10 per adult without a donation
•$5 ages 12 and up without a donation
•Children 11 and under free
•Santa’s Workshop $10 per child (call the KPAA in advance at 802-773-4181 to reserve a spot)

Saturday, December 5, 2015

12:00pm – 8:00pm

•$10 per adult
•$5 ages 12 and up
•11 and under free
•Donation food items are still encouraged.
•Santa’s Workshop $10 per child (call the KPAA in advance at 802-773-4181 to reserve a spot)

Raffle Ticket Prices

•10 for $5
•25 for $10
•60 for $20

For more information call the Killington Pico Area Association at 802-773-4181.

 

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14th Annual Killington Wine Festival

14th Annual Killington Wine Festival

Friday, July 17 – Sunday, July 19, 2015

The Killington Wine Festival has earned a reputation for being one of the Killington region’s signature summer events. Over the years, the festival has grown immensely and now features more than 500 wines from a collection of over 40 vineyards around the world. Come enjoy a nice July weekend, tasting fine wines with Killington Peak and the Green Mountains of Vermont serving as a scenic backdrop. We look forward to seeing you at the 14th Annual Killington Wines Festival in July!

Friday Tasting Events
Estate Wine Tasting
A Killington Wine Festival Signature Event
6:00 pm

Kick off the Killington Wine Festival Weekend in style and join us at this exclusive estate wine tasting. The festivities begin at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel Poolside Patio from 6-8 pm. Meet the vintners and representatives behind the weekend’s wines.

$75/person, includes light hors d’oeuvres.
Note: Admission to this event is included in the Patron Ticket

Killington Wine Trail
The Killington Wine Trail begins Friday, July 17 from 6-10 pm. Local restaurants, inns & lodges break out the best wines they have in their cellars. Enjoy appetizers, dinners, and glass along the Killington Road and beyond. This years Wine Trail participants include area restaurants TBD.

Saturday Tasting Events

Grand Tasting at 4241′
A Killington Wine Festival Signature Event

1:00 – 4:00 pm

The Grand Tasting is at Killington Resort’s K1 Base Area & Roaring Brook Umbrella Bars  under a large, festive tent from 1-4 pm on Saturday, July 18. This is the premier event of the Killington Wine Festival. Choose from over 450 wines from 40 wineries on your sampling adventure! Pair wines with complementary hors d’oeuvres and samples of Vermont specialty products from Crowley Cheese, Fortuna Sausage, Vermont Specialty Mushrooms, CCC Bakery, Ana’s Empanadas, Vermont Farmstead, Suzanne’s Sweets, Castleton Crackers and Vermont Moonlight Cookies. Take in majestic views of Vermont’s natural beauty with a roundtrip ride on the K1 gondola to the top of Killington Peak (4,241′ elevation).

$60/person, includes light hors d’oeuvres
VIP Ticket (Advanced admission at 12 pm) $75/person.
Note: VIP Admission to this event is included in the Patron Ticket.
Saturday Evening Wine Dinners
Wine Dinners feature delicious food and wines from area restaurants, TBD.

Upgrade Your Wine Festival Experience

Wine Festival Patron Ticket is perfect for those planning to attend Friday’s Estate Tasting and Saturday’s Grand Tasting. This money saving ticket includes entry to the Estate Wine Tasting and also allows VIP early admission to the Grand Tasting on Saturday.

$135/person, includes the Estate Wine Tasting and VIP Ticket to the Grand Tasting

Wine and Nine Golf Outing at Green Mountain National Golf Course

Close out your Killington Wine Festival weekend with Wine and Nine, a special golf outing at the Green Mountain National Golf Course, which was voted Vermont’s #1 Public Golf Course by Golf Digest. Enjoy specially selected “Golf Friendly” wines, 9 holes of golf with friends (scramble format, cart included), and a light dinner and awards ceremony based upon your “prowess” on the links.

$65/person. Please call Green Mountain National for reservations at (802) 802-422-4653 or (802) 422-4653 .

The Killington Wine Festival is produced by the Killington Chamber of Commerce.

For additional information, call (802) 773-4181 or (802) 773-4181 .

All information, dates and times are subject to change. Must be 21 or older to attend tasting events.

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