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Winter in August 2018

Winter in August 2018

Due to predicted thunderstorms and for everyone’s safety we are moving to the
Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West St., Rutland

Winter In August is held annually by the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, originally held as a recognition of the ski industry’s contribution to the regional economy, has become a food festival and block party with over 800 people in attendance last year.  Winter In August will take place on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, from

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Thirty eight local restaurants, caterers and businesses will be providing food tasting for your enjoyment: At Home Senior Care, Brix Bistro, Cape Air, Casey’s Caboose, College of St. Joseph, Davis & Hodgdon CPAs, Dunkin Donuts-Donuts of Rutland, Franklin’s, Franklin Conference Center, Holiday Inn, Intrepid Athletics, Killington Grand Hotel, Mama T’s Country Kitchen,  Mike’s Country Store, MVRTD/The Bus, NBT Bank, Okemo Mountain Resort, Otter Creek Fun Center, Raiche’s Vermont Salsa, Rotary Club of Rutland, Rutland Bowlerama, Rutland Rocks Curling Club, SCORE, Special Olympics, SunCommon, The Ground Round, The Maples, The Mentor Connector, The Palms Restaurant, The Vermont Butcher Shop, TLC Homecare and Nursing, The Upbeat K9, Vermont Tap House, Winterfest and Yankee Surplus Store.

 

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Winter In August 2018

Winter in August 2018 Due to predicted thunderstorms and for everyone’s safety we are moving to the Vermont Farmers Food Center 251 West St., Rutland   Winter In August is held annually by the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, originally held as a recognition of the ski industry’s contribution to the regional economy, has become a […]

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July Message From Chris Shaddock

We Welcome All to Winter in August Mark your Calendar… Tuesday August 14, 2018 from 5-8pm on Merchants Row, Downtown Rutland Year in and year out, Winter in August has proven to be one of the most enjoyable, fun, energizing and unifying community events of the year, when The Mountains come to the City. Oh, […]

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36th Annual Winter In August Winners Announced

Winter In August Winners Announced The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the Best Taste Awards, Best Display Award and People’s Choice Award at the 36th Annual Chamber Winter In August Celebration held on August 8, 2017.  The event, which moved back outside to Merchants Row in Downtown Rutland, […]

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Winter in August Celebration 2017

 Join the Fun!!! Winter in August Celebration!

 Are you ready for some great company, great food and fun?  Pre-sale tickets available until 5pm 8/7/17 at the Chamber office (50 Merchants Row) for the 36th Annual Winter In August.  Back on Merchants Row for 2017! 

Winter is August will take place on Tuesday, August 8th, 5-8pm under the tents on Merchants Row (between West St. and Center St.) in Downtown Rutland.

Winter In August began as the region’s thank you to the ski industry for their positive impact on the region….it is still that, but also one the areas premier social events and regional food tastings!

This important Chamber Fundraiser is made possible by businesses who participate, the those who attend annually and our sponsors.

The following restaurants, businesses and associations will be on hand serving you great food: Andrulat Insurance, Baxter’s at Rutland Country ClubCape Air; Casella Waste Systems; Charity’s; Come Alive Outside;Donna’s Cleaning; Fire It Up Pizza; Franklin’s; Franklin Conference Center; Greenfield’s Restaurant at Holiday Inn; Killington ResortMVRTD/The Bus; NBT Bank; Okemo Mountain Resort; Rotary Club of Rutland; Rutland Leadership Project;   Otto’s Cones Point General Store; Sun Common; The Draught Room & Clubhouse Grille; The Mentor Connector; The Palm’s; The Vermont Country Store; The Vermont Truffle Company; True North Juice/Bikram Yoga; Yellow Deli and more!

Because so many restaurants have gone all out and done creative displays and prepared such great food in the past, The Chamber acknowledges the effort with the: The Best Taste Award and the People’s Choice Award.

Tickets will be $10 at the door.

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For more information call the Chamber at 773-2747.

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Winter In August Winners Announced

Winter In August Winners Announced The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is please to announce announce the winners of the Chef’s Best Taste Awards, Chef’s Best Presentation Award and People’s Choice Award at the 35th Annual Chamber Winter In August Celebration sponsored by Davis & Hodgdon Associates, CPA’s, PLC; Copper Leaf Financial and Rutland Herald.  […]

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Winter in August Celebration 2016

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.

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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

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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


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Plan On Attending Winter In August!

Plan On Attending the Winter in August Celebration!    Come 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 […]

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