Vermont Grocers to Celebrate 70 Years

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Vermont Grocers to Celebrate 70 Years

Tue, 07/13/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Plans for Vermonts best and biggest food show, the annual Vermont Grocers
exposition have been announced for the weekend of September 10-12, 2004. This years
program will take place at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center.
The Expo, which will feature a wide array of products and services for all food and beverage
retailers, is already sold out. Seminars will include Teamwork and Responsible Alcohol and
Tobacco Sales Training, Award presentations will be presented at the Birthday party and
dinner on Saturday.
The weekend festivities will kick off with the ever-popular VGA Farrell Golf Outing at the
Champlain Country Club, which is expected to attract a sellout group of golfers. The Friday
night festivities will feature an opening dinner cruise aboard the Spirit of Ethan Allen III with
entertainment by "Elvis." "Triple Gold" will highlight the special Birthday celebration Dinner on
Saturday. Triple Gold is comprised of the original lead singers of The Four Preps, The Diamonds
and The Association. Opening ceremonies will feature a selection of patriotic tunes by "Two
Michaels Productions," and a special remembrance of the victims of Sept. 11. The convention
closes with brunch on Sunday.