KILLINGTON ANNOUNCES NEW FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Posted on July 23, 2010
KILLINGTON, VT - The Town of Killington is bringing free music, fun, and family entertainment to the top of Killington Road with the It's Cooler in the Mountains free summer concert series.
The four-part concert series will feature Japhy Ryder on August 7, Twiddle on August 14, Roots of Creation on August 21, and Barefoot Truth on August 28. Bands will be playing at the base of the K-1 Gondola at Killington Resort every Saturday from 4 to 6 pm in August. Guests can enjoy the family-friendly music while winding down from a day of mountain biking on Killington Peak, playing golf, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, or fishing at Kent Pond.
Select restaurants and retailers in Killington will be partnering with It's Cooler in the Mountains to offer specials on activities to encourage concert guests to spend the day and evening in Killington, like the Pico Mountain Adventure Center, golf, food tastings, and mountain biking.
"We're excited to have the opportunity to bring people to Killington Road, build on the traditional of summer music in the mountains, and provide another reason for families to spend their weekend with us," says Seth Webb, Economic Development and Tourism Director for the Town of Killington
It's Cooler in the Mountains will also expand upon the town's existing concert series at the Sherburne Library on River Road every Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m., continuing this week with Caribbean steel drum band The Panhandlers.