2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 33 – Visit VermontTourismNetwork.com for more information about Vermont and these businesses. NORTHERN VERMONT SPECIAL EVENT Vermont Quilt Festival June 2427, 2020 Champlain Valley Expo Essex Junction New England’s largest and oldest quilt event celebrates its 44th year with some of the best quilts, both contemporary and antique. Hundreds of eyepopping quilts delight thousands of visitors with a grand crosssection of the quiltmaker’s art and a visual feast of color and design. Opening the Festival is the Champagne and Chocolate Preview on Wednesday evening, when attendees are the first to see the exhibits and shop the bustling vendor mall of 80 vendors from across the continent. Scheduled throughout the weekend are quilt appraisals, free gallery talks by exhibit curators, free vendor demonstrations and more. Excellent classes with top instructors and evening programs round out the weekend. A Vermont Chamber of Commerce Time­ Honored event! For more information, visit www.vqf.org or call us 8028720034 Event Address: Champlain Valley Expo, 105 Pearl Street, Essex Jct., VT (just outside Burlington) Dates of Operation: Wednesday, June 24 Saturday, June 27, 2020. Champagne and Chocolate Preview: Wednesday, June 24 7:00 pm Group Policy and Rates: Tour groups are encouraged to contact the Festival office in advance to make arrange­ ments. Preregistration offers fast and convenient entry to the event. Air conditioned, free and convenient parking, and handicapped accessible. Group Rate (25 or more) $10; children under 14 free. Contact: Vermont Quilt Festival, Inc., 11 Pearl Street, Ste. 205, Essex Jct., VT 05452 • 8028720034 info@vqf.org • www.vqf.org • facebook.com/vermontquiltfestival • instagram@vermontquiltfestival  FREE Resources! Market your Vermont tour with the help of these complimentary brochures and guidebooks. Contact Karen Ballard Vermont Tourism Network 802.262.2129 kballard@vtchamber.com