2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 36 – ATTRACTION Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour Waterbury Learn about our company history and howwe put our progressive values into action at every step of our ice creammaking process. Our 30minute guided tour includes a company history movie, view of the production room and explanation of the manufacturing process and a sample of ice cream. Manufacturing schedule varies. When not manufacturing your guide will narrate a video filmed on the production room floor to better explain the process. Dates of Operation: Open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. Hours: 10:006:00 daily with extended hours JuneOctober. Last tour leaves 1 hour prior to closing time. Group Policy and Rates: $4/adult; $3/senior (60+); 12 and younger free. 2 complimentary admissions and cone coupons for escort and driver. Advanced reservations accepted for groups of 10+. Duration of visit is 1hr 15­ 30mins. Handicapped accessible. Wheelchairs and hearing assistance available for use; ample restrooms. Contact: AmyWeller, amy.weller@benjerry.com • 8028822040; 1281WaterburyStowe Rd. Waterbury, VT 05676 www.benjerry.com  ATTRACTION Billings Farm & Museum Woodstock Explore one of the finest small dairy farms in America and a museum of Vermont’s rural past. Get comfortable with our Jersey cows, sheep, horses, and oxen through activities and programs. The operating dairy farm, restored 1890 FarmManager’s House, and engaging farm life exhibits displayed in 19th century barns, showcase this model farm, a Woodstock landmark since 1871. Site is handicappedaccessible; wheelchairs available. Allow 1 ½ hours minimum. Dates of Operation: DAILY: April – October, 9:30 am5:00 pm WEEKENDS: November – February, 9:30 am4 pm. Tours for other days/times also available by appointment. Group Policy and Rates: $9.00 per person. Engaging programs with our livestock or on a specific theme, sleigh or wagon rides, and/or handson activities can be arranged especially for your group for an additional fee – please inquire when reserving. 10 person minimum. Reservation recommended. Driver and escort receive free admission and complimentary ice cream from the Dairy Bar. Ample parking. Contact: Group Reservations Coordinator, Billings Farm &Museum, 69 Old River Road (Rte. 12 North and Old River Road), Woodstock, VT 05091 • 8024572355 • Fax: 8024574663 • reservations@billingsfarm.org www.billingsfarm.org  CENTRAL VERMONT