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Autumn 2015 Partners

Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce / Shires | A special place where Vermont begins.

Bread Loaf View Farm | Addison County’s finest maple syrup and maple sugar products shipped free anywhere in the United States.

Capitol Plaza Hotel | Central Vermont’s premier hotel & conference center, and the fabulous J. Morgans Steakhouse.

Courtyard by Marriott Middlebury | Our unique hotel abounds in New England charm, and we look forward to your memorable stay with our warm hospitality.

Designers’ Circle Jewelers | Offering a range of casual and elegant styles that take you from the trails to the office to a night out.

Dobra Tea House | A Bohemian Tea Room serving tea, light fare and desserts. Loose Leaf Tea, Artisan Tea Ware. Global Street Food and Tea To Go.

EastView at Middlebury | Vermont’s retirement community of choice. EastView offers cottages, apartments, residential care, and memory care. Invest in your future. Call (802) 989-7500.

Eden Ice Cider Company | Made from 11 traditional and heirloom varieties of apples grown right here in Vermont.

Emeritus at Fillmore Pond | Enjoy the best of Vermont at Bennington’s first senior living community.

Farmhouse Group | The Farmhouse Group supports the development of our local food system by offering inspired dining experiences in our community.

Fortuna’s Sausage | A Taste of Italy from the Green Mountains of Vermont.

Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty | Life in Vermont offers a unique means of self-expression. Live it your way today. Manchester – Dorset – Arlington

Fresh Tracks Farm and Vineyard | Visit Fresh Tracks Farm to taste quality Vermont wines grown and produced just 5 minutes south of Montpelier.

Geobarns LLC | Elegance, strength, versatility. Vermont craftsmanship since 1991.

Hampton Inn Rutland-Killington | Newest hotel in Rutland county. Award-winning Hampton Inn. Next to shopping mall and plaza. Great nearby restaurants

Harpoon Brewery | Love Beer. Love Life. Harpoon.

Hotel Vermont | The Green Mountains are just the beginning of our color palette.

Inn at Long Trail | A rustic country inn with candlelit dining, award-winning chef, fireplace suites and Irish Pub with live music on weekends.

J. Morgans Steakhouse | A little of everything and a whole lot of beef!

Johnson Woolen Mills | Vermont made since 1842. Woolen outerwear for the entire family.

King Arthur Flour | Shop, learn, dine, enjoy! Discover our flagship campus in Norwich, Vermont. kingarthurflour.com.

Lake Champlain Chocolates | Lake Champlain Chocolates has been making fresh chocolates in Vermont using local cream, butter, maple syrup and honey since 1983.

Landmark Trust USA | Vacation in one of our historic homes, like Rudyard Kipling’s Naulakha. Create memories, explore trails with family, listen to morning bird calls.

Liberty Hill Farm Inn | Farm vacation offers abundant, fresh local foods family-style; lodging; farm activities; outdoor recreation. Relaxing retreat for family and friends in any season.

Limlaw Family Maple Farm | Enjoy maple breakfasts on certain weekends throughout the year. Visit our website for up-to-date information, including new maple products.

Mallets Bay Music LLC | Bluebird Promotions acts as creative liaison to a roster of Vermont-based singer-songwriters. Services include music licensing/placement opportunities and radio promotion.

Marina Restaurant | Waterfront restaurant serving seafood, burgers, steaks, pasta and salads, along with amazing sunsets. Outdoor dining. Open 7 days a week.

Marvin Windows/Regional | Windows and doors made for you.

McKernon Group Inc | A trustworthy leader in residential design/build and restoration throughout Vermont and upstate New York. Custom Homes/Sustainable Practices/Skilled Craftsmen.

Meulemans’ Craft Draughts | Vermont’s premier specialty beer shop with over 250 craft beers, ciders, meads and two rotating Vermont growler taps.

Montshire Museum of Science | “One of the finest assemblages of hands-on exhibits ever gathered in one place.” — New York Times

Moose River Lake & Lodge | Rustic elegance for body, home, lodge, camp & cabin. St. Johnsbury.

Mountain Top Inn & Resort | Any season. Any reason. You’ll experience breathtaking natural beauty year-round, while enjoying classic accommodations, casual dining and endless outdoor adventures.

Mt. Nebo Gallery | Whether you are viewing Will’s work for the first time or the 100th, you will find yourself fascinated.

Nelson Ace Hardware | Discover our new Paint Studio. Premium paint, inspiring colors, helpful advice. Dream in Color.

Newhall Farm | Get WOW’D by our flavor of place. Try our ice cider, the new taste of Vermont, and our good old-fashioned maple syrup!

Night Eagle Wilderness Adventures | A unique primitive summer camp for boys, ages 10-14, located in the heart of Vermont’s Green Mountains.

Orvis Flagship Store | Shop and learn at Orvis’ Manchester Flagship store. Learn to fly fish for free – see store associate for details.

Orvis Flagship Store | Learn to Fly Fish for Free at Orvis. Mention this ad at the Flagship Store and receive a special shopping offer.

Otter Creek Kitchenware and Electronics LLC | You’ll be surprised by what you find!

Pillsbury Senior Communities | A new horizon in senior living.

Red House Inc | Residential construction and restoration specialists.

Saratoga Olive Oil Co. | Enjoy tasting our collection of fresh extra virgin olive oils, aged balsamics, sea salts & spices in our locally owned shop.

Shelburne Museum | Diverse, unconventional museum. Art, design, Americana. 38 buildings. 22 gardens. Folk art, fine art, quilts, steamboat. Center for Art and Education, open year-round!

Shelburne Vineyard Winery & Tasting Room | Taste! Tour! Enjoy! The perfect spot for an afternoon outing or special celebration. Open all year: 11–5 Nov–Apr; 11–6 May–Oct. Tasting includes souvenir wineglass.

Shona Grill | Farm-raised, All Natural, Burgers, Sausages, Hot Dogs, Hand-cut Fries, Salads and Ice Cream. Where friends and families gather.

SILO Distillery | Awarding-winning Vermont vodka, plus other craft spirits made from local grains. Tastings, tours and cocktails available!

Solmate Socks | Mismatched socks for adults, kids & babies. Knit in the USA with recycled cotton yarn, these are always a unique gift.

SOV Dept of Labor | Our primary focus is to provide services that assist businesses, workers and job seekers.

SOV Dept of Tourism & Mktg | Vermont’s official tourism website.

Stevens & Associates | Architects, Engineers, Landscape Architects. Smart design for livable communities.

The Perfect Wife | Committed to supporting local agriculture, serving meals and cocktails that are creative and seasonal. Fine dining downstairs, casual fare/live music upstairs.

The Red Clover Inn | Slow down and enjoy life’s simple pleasures at our cozy inn and restaurant just moments from the crossroads of Vermont.

Three Penny Taproom | “Craft beer mecca” — The Boston Globe

Upper Pass Lodge | Slope-side affordable lodging with outstanding service at one of southern Vermont’s founding ski areas. Vermont ONLY Bar with Restaurant.

Upper Valley Arts/VT Movie | The special Vermont gift for your smart and informed Vermont-curious! A six-part movie series about the Vermont you never knew!

Vermont Arts Council | Working to advance and preserve the arts at the center of Vermont communities.

Vermont Country Deli | Your gourmet-to-go marketplace.

Vermont Crafts Council | Visit us and find out for yourself the value of the handmade object.

Vermont Hook Bracelet | Unique, locally designed keepsake for lasting memories of Vermont.

Vermont Life Country Walkers Tour | Daily guided walks, premium accommodations, farm-to-table dining and craft beer tasting.

Vermont Public Radio | VPR Classical is Vermont’s only statewide classical music network. To listen online and to find your station, visit VPR.net/classical.

Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival | Celebrate natural fibers with over 70 vendors, fiber animal barns, workshops, classes, demos, contests, live music, local food! Oct. 3-4, 2015.

Vermont Spirits Distilling Co. | Named one of the world’s most high-tech distilleries in 2012, Vermont Spirits is open year-round for tours and tastings of its award-winning artisanal spirits.

VTDigger.org | Led by journalists, powered by the public.

VTrans | The Vermont Agency of Transportation’s mission is to provide for the safe and efficient movement of people and goods.

Wake Robin Corp | Vermont’s first life care retirement community, on 135 acres.

West Mountain Inn | A truly special “peace” of Vermont. Weddings our specialty.

Westview Meadows Retirement Community | The warmth of a welcoming community. Thirty-six independent living and 16 residential care apartments. Montpelier.

Whistlepig LLC | Our purpose: to make the world’s finest whiskey.

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