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Holiday Taste of The Valley: Recipes

(updated 12/12/2018) Did you participate in Country Christmas’ Taste of the Valley on December 8th?  Find a favorite sweet treat?  Want to give a recipe (or two or three) a try? Here are the delicious confections provided by teams of young Mad River Valley bakers! Click the links for the recipes. Gingerbread Cookies Golden Shortbread…

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Worth driving 1600 miles to The Village Grocery.

One guy drove all the way from Oklahoma City to go to the Village Grocery (or, ‘the VG’, as locals lovingly call it). “Well, I drove to see my parents too,” he confesses, “but what great food they make, and their beer selection is awesome.  It’s a must stop if you are in the Mad…

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Our Volunteers Are The Best!

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Okay, we need to brag for a minute. The Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce operates the Mad River Valley Visitor Information Center.  We help visitors from all over the world find their way around the Valley.  How many visitors?  Well, we had over 200 in just the first week of this month!  We also…

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Results of Business Economic Survey

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date:               August 27, 2018 Contact:         Jennifer Krause Phone:            802-878-1963 E-mail:   WILLISTON, Vt., August 27, 2018 – Over 140 Vermont businesses from diverse industries completed the latest semi-annual economic survey in July regarding the outlook of Vermont’s small- to medium-sized businesses. 67% of those business owners who responded have fewer than 25 employees. The…

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Finding Joy at Salt & Sand Studios.

“We loved that we could have a break from the ‘world’, learn glass blowing and do some yoga – even though we didn’t have any prior experience.” “I didn’t know I could do this…” “I have to tell other people about this.” “WOW!!!” These are the words of recent visitors to Salt & Sand Studios,…

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Sugarbush Season Passes! Discount for Chamber Members.

Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce Member Benefit: Get a Discount on your Sugarbush Season’s Pass! Get ready for ski season 18/19!  Once again, Sugarbush Resort is offering MRVCC members a great discount off the regular season’s pass pricing. Sugarbush’s Chamber / Corporate Season Pass Program includes a variety of pass options with special discounted…

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More than Coffee at Three Mountain Café.

When asked what she does in her spare time, Julie Burns, owner of Three Mountain Café, says, “I’m a hooker. A rug hooker that is!” To Julie, running the Café is much more than “just serving coffee.” And, it’s clearly a place people come to get more than a good cappuccino.  At any given time…

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