LUDLOW, Vt. – Congratulations to Good Commons for being chosen by your peers to be the July Member of the Month!
1 Contributes to community
2 Hosts and/or co-hosts mixers
3 Current on dues
4 Donations (door prizes for mixers/events)
5 Participates in shows.
6 Packages with other businesses
7 Participates in “Just Between Us”.
8 Advertises/promotes & participates in guidebook and co-op advertising.
9 Contributes in monthly committee meetings.
10 Is an ambassador for the chamber and region.
We’re getting ready to welcome our guests from the Iron Adventure Run beginning Thursday, July 28-30th. We are expecting between 800-1000 motorcyclists into our region. They will be riding everyday doing scavenger hunts, poker runs and guided rides. Opening Ceremonies begin on Thursday, July 28 at 5pm at Jackson Gore Inn ice house.
We will have a shuttle service each night from Jackson Gore Inn with stops at The Killarney, The Pointe, Sams Steakhouse, the American Legion and The Chophouse.
Watch for the parade beginning Saturday night at 5:30 from Jackson Gore Inn down 103 and ending on the green in Chester. There will be a pie eating contest and ice cream social. Everyone is invited back to Jackson Gore Inn for the fireworks Saturday night at 9:30pm. The schedule can be found at www.ironadventure.com and is subject to change.
Next, we’re getting ready for our Okemo Valley Antique and Classic Car Show. We have a fun rally beginning Friday, August 26 ending at Bensons Chevrolet for the Cruise In from 5-8pm. Everyone is welcome to come and view the cars, register early and enjoy pizza and music from Goodman’s American Pie.
On Saturday and Sunday, August 27-28 our car show will be at Fletcher Farm School for the Arts & Crafts from 10am-3pm. On Saturday August 27 at 3pm there will be a parade through Ludlow ending on the Green in Chester for an ice cream social and pie eating contest. It’s $10 to register a car for both days and $5 per person to come to the show.
Our golf tournament is Wednesday, September 21 at Okemo Valley Golf Club. All are welcomed to play. Call the chamber office to reserve your team 228-5830.