2015 Gingerbread House Contest & Tour Winners Announced!

A panel of independent judges selected prize winners in the “professional” and “amateur” categories for Dorset’s first annual gingerbread house contest.  Cash prizes of $250 were awarded to winners in both categories. First prize in the “professional” class went to Jamison R. Kendrick , chef at the Dorset Inn.  Jamison’s gingerbread house features a fanciful [...]

2015-2016 Holiday Season!

Turkey day is just the start to a holiday season of fun in Dorset.  “Our town is almost a secret,” said Roger Squire, president of the Dorset Chamber of Commerce.  “We’d like a few people from the outside world to discover what a wonderful place Dorset is to [...]

Support the Marble House Project this season!

MARBLE HOUSE PROJECT ART MADE -  FARM GROWN -  COMMUNITY ENGAGED   DONATE NOW  Dear Friends of Marble House Project, As Marble House Project enters its third year of programming there are a lot of exciting things happening. In 2016 we will host over 60 artists, and continue to engage the community through lectures, performance [...]

The History of Today’s Local Farmer’s Market by Malcom Cooper Jr.

Reprinted with permisson: J.K. Adams is proud to host The Dorset Farmer’s Market from October through May each year. The Dorset Farmers Market moved inside last weekend! Throughout most of its history Vermont has been an agricultural state. The earliest settlers cleared trees to plant crops and used the timber for housing and fuel. Millions [...]

Dorset Theatre Festival Featured in ‘On The Green’ Podcast! EXCLUSIVE 2015 Season Announced!

The Dorset VT Chamber is proud to present the 3rd episode of 'On The Green' podcast with host and new Chamber board member Greg Cutler.  This time around we sat down with Dina Janis, the artistic director of the Dorset Theater Festival and talked about the recent past, what's going on now and thoughts on [...]

Chamber initiates ‘Friends of the Dorset Quarry’ Group!

The Dorset Quarry is known locally, nationally and - thanks to the Internet - internationally as a wonderful swimming hole. During the summer, hundreds of people visit the quarry on any sunny day. Most people don't realize that the Dorset Quarry is private property. It belongs to Dick and Kirsten McDonough. For years, the McDonoughs [...]

New Official Podcast Launch featuring H.N. Williams General Store

Our first Podcast! Yes, it took awhile but worth the wait and we're featuring a story on H.N. Williams General Store. Click the player below for the audio.

15 Cool Things To Do In Dorset

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