The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to host the second annual Best of Vermont Summer Festival scheduled for Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21 in Ludlow, Vermont. The event will take place at Okemo Field on Route 103. This festival is a great opportunity for everyone including locals, new residents, second homeowners, and visitors! Some of the program highlights this year include hot air balloons, home design tent (new this year!), live music, agricultural demos (sheep, alpacas, donkeys, etc.), craft beverage producers (beer, wine, distilleries, etc.), artisan products, specialty foods, fine art, barn dance, classic car show, antique tractors, etc. Join us for a Cruise-In the evening before the festival on Friday August 19th at Benson’s Chevrolet in Ludlow from 5-7 pm. This year gate proceeds from the festival will support the creative economy sector in Okemo Valley. Thank you to the following Okemo Valley Chamber members who have helped to make this event possible. (Those with an asterisk* are returning sponsors from last year): William Raveis Vermont Properties* – Presenting Sponsor Okemo Mountain/Vail Resorts* – Lead Venue Sponsor Engel & Volkers Real Estate* – Lead Music Sponsor Mary W. Davis Realtor & Associates* – Children’s Program Sponsor LaValley’s Building Supply – Home Design Tent Sponsor Cape Air – Hot Air Balloon Sponsor Meiomi Wine/Constellation Brands* – Lead Sponsor Diamond Realty* – Lead Food Tent Sponsor People’s United Bank/M&T Bank – Lead Sponsor Benson’s Chevrolet – Lead Sponsor for Car Show & Cruise-In Coldwell Banker Lifestyles Real Estate* – Lead Sponsor for Car Show The Vermont Country Store* – Foundation Sponsor Brewfest Beverage* – Foundation Sponsor Javic Mountain Retreat – Program Sponsor The Okemo Valley Chamber of Commerce extends its gratitude to the Best of Vermont Festival organizing committee, led by co-chairs Scott Duffy of Rockledge Farm Woodworks and Alyssa Stewart of Stewart Maple & Marketplace. Other members include Holger Stoltze (Governor’s Inn), Stephen Plunkard (Q4! Associates), and Sarah Sheehan (William Raveis VT Properties).