Vernon Chamber presents Taste of Vernon Awards
The Vernon Chamber of Commerce recently presented the 2017 Taste of Vernon Awards on Monday, July 10 at the Lamp Post Inn. The friendly competition was a challenge as many of the area’s finest purveyors featured amazing culinary samples at the May event, hosted by Heaven Hill Farm. ACME Markets received the “Best Presentation” Plaque, while attendees voted The Lamp Post Inn as the “People’s Choice” Award.
Other participating eateries included: Dairy Swirl, The Candy Apple Shoppe, The George Inn, Smokey’s Brick Oven Tavern, Drunken Cherry Restaurant, Milano’s Italian Restaurant, Gencarelli’s Restaurant, Healthy Thymes Market, Blissful Bites Cupcakes, Party Personnel, Vernon Valley Farm and Top of the Mountain Honey Farm.
The next Vernon Chamber of Commerce event is the 2017 Street Fair & Farmer’s Expo on Saturday, September 9 from 11-4. The Main Street area will be closed to traffic that day and will become a fair like atmosphere with local businesses, crafts and treats, in addition to children’s activities. Space is still available for interested vendors; details and forms can be found at vernonchamber.com or call 973-764-0764.
Chef Chuck Grembowiec, Kammy Hull and Sal Santonello receive 2017 Taste of Vernon “People’s Choice” Award from Elmer Platz.
Eileen Reinhagen-Wurst –ACME Store Manager & Arther Shanklin –Bakery Manager, accept Best Presentation award from Elmer Platz, Vernon Chamber President.