The Taste of Woodstock –A Community Festival
WOODSTOCK, VERMONT…The Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce announces The Taste of Woodstock, A Community Festival in downtown Woodstock, Vermont scheduled for Saturday, August 13, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. The Festival is sponsored by the generous donations of the following chamber members: Woodstock Home & Hardware, FH Gillingham and Sons Inc., Long Trail Brewing Company, Lake Sunapee Bank and Fairpoint Communications.
Elm Street, in the center of Woodstock, will be closed to traffic and there will be over 40 participants providing a full day that includes: local specialty food, wine & beer tastings, music, entertainment and arts and crafts. There is something for everyone: A Super Sidewalk Sale throughout town, Children will enjoy the Kids Activity Tent with fun and games going on throughout the day sponsored by the Purple Crayon Productions.
The proto-Celtic band Colcannon led by Pat Stebbins on harp and Sam Moffatt on hammered dulcimer will get the entertainment started on Elm Street at 10:00 a.m. followed by the duo Stolen by Gypsies serving up the sounds of French jazz a la a Parisian Street Café! Next on the main stage, Barbara and Tim the dynamic duo that makes the center of all Sensible Shoes sounds will rock the afternoon shopping and dining crowd with covers and material from their new CD.
At 7:30 p.m., just in time for an after dinner stroll the sounds of Quincy Mumford will close the night. In addition to the live bands that will perform in the center of Woodstock, other artists entertaining throughout the day include: Circus art, sidewalk art, drumming and fiddlers.
The Chamber would also like to thank the following additional sponsors for their contributions: Billings Farm & Museum, Woodstock Insurance, Dead River Company, Shiretown Books, Elevation Clothing, Leslie Marceau Designs, and Woodstock Galley.
For more information contact the Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce at 802-457-2355 or visit www.woodstockvt.com.
Check out Quincy Mumford here!