Best of Vermont Summer Festival Auto Show

Best of Vermont Summer Festival Auto Show
First place winner Bruce Welch’s ’57 Saab. Photo provided

LUDLOW, Vt.- The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce announces all winners of the recent Best of Vermont Summer Festival in Ludlow, Vt. The festival organizers also wanted to thank all sponsors, vendors, artists and attendees.

For the auto show, sponsored by Coldwell Banker Lifestyles Real Estate, the 1st place winner was a ’57 Saab owned by Bruce Welch, which received a cash prize of $500. The 2nd place winner was a ’79 Camaro owned by Tom Ciufo that got an overnight stay at Echo Lake Inn. The 3rd place winner was a ’69 Jeep owned by Jarrod Jowdy, who received a gift bag from The Vermont Country Store. Thanks also to all 90 vehicle participants and attendees for the 5th Annual Benson’s Chevy Cruise-In the evening before the festival, hosted and sponsored by Benson’s Chevrolet in Ludlow.

The winner of the $500 Gift Card Raffle, generously donated by LaValley’s Building Supply, was Jennifer Turco of Springfield, Vt.

Most of the 100 participating vendors also donated various raffle prizes that were handed out over the festival weekend. Visitors who donated to the festival at the gate each received a ticket for the raffle. The proceeds of the donations at the gate will benefit the programming for the creative economy sector in Okemo Valley.

A special thank you to our presenting sponsor William Raveis Vermont Properties and all of our generous sponsors including: Okemo Mountain/Vail Resorts, Engel & Volkers Real Estate, Mary W. Davis Realtor & Associates, LaValley’s Building Supply, Cape Air, Meiomi Wine /Constellation Brands, Diamond Realty, People’s United Bank/M&T Bank, Coldwell Banker Lifestyles Real Estate, Benson’s Chevrolet, The Vermont Country Store, Brewfest Beverage, Magris Talk, Javic Mountain Retreat, HB Energy and Cota & Cota.

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