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Escapemaker Exhibitors at the Local Food & Travel Expo

Exhibitors at the Local Food & Travel Expo

Americana Vineyards & Winery  
Appalachian Mountain Club Apple Valley Inn & Candy Apple Shoppe
Benmarl Winery Cape May - M.A.C.
Brooklyn Tourism Meadowlands Liberty CVB
Catskills Tourism NJ State Division of Tourism
Channing Daughters Winery Valley Shepherd Creamery
Columbia County  
Corning & the Finger Lakes  
Dutchess County Tourism PENNSYLVANIA STATE
Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort Brandywine Valley B&B Assoc. 
Greater Niagara's Country Byway Butler County Tourism
Green Mountain Energy Discover Lehigh Valley
Happy Bitch Wines Luzerne County - Poconos
Hamptons to Montauk Valley Forge CVB
Harbes Farm & Vineyard Woodloch Resort
Heron Hill Winery  
Howe Caverns  
Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail  
Lakes to Locks Passage  VERMONT STATE
Meet Me in Marlborough Cabot Cheese
North Fork Promotion Council Good Commons
Orange County B&B Assoc. Honora Winery & Vineyard
Pride of New York Mount Snow Valley Chamber 
Pure Catskills
Stoutridge Winery Amtrak
Washington County Tourism Long Island Railroad
Wilklow Orchards Transportation Alternatives
BK Flea/Smorgasburg
Brooklyn Farmacy
Brooklyn Food Coalition  
Brooklyn Food Conference - May 12th
Brooklyn Winery
Eagle Street Farm
Edible Brooklyn/Manhattan/East End
Fleisher's Grassfed & Organic Meats
Heart of Brooklyn
Heritage Radio Network
Hotel Le Bleu
Hotel Le Jolie
Kelso Brewery
McClure's Pickles  
Moore Street Market  
Mouth Foods  
Nu Hotel  
Palo Santo Restaurant  
Raaka Chocolate  
Rick's Picks  
Saucy by Nature  
Urban Oyster Tours  
Weeksville Heritage Center  
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• Two RT Coach Tickets on the Vermonter from NYC - Amtrak (Winner: Nikki Neary)
• Cheese Certificate from - Cabot (Winner: Katy Fuoco)
• One Apple to the first 1000 people - NY Apple Association

• Book: Outdoors with Kids - New York City: This new, user-friendly guide from the outdoors experts at AMC features 100 outdoor experiences in and around New York City where families can hike, bike, paddle, play, swim, or simply run around. Written by parents, tested by kids, this guide offers tips and tricks, safety and planning information, and activities. - Appalachian Mountain Club (Winner: Danielle Vakharia)

• Raspberry Field Farms LLC Artisan Gift Box (Retail $75.00) - Raspberry Field Farms (Winner: William Henderson)

• Two free to winery classes at Brooklyn Winery (Retail $25.00) - Brooklyn Winery (Winner: Myles Magbitang)
• 10 Comp Tastings (tastings rooms in Keuka, Seneca, Canandaigua Lakes) - Heron Hill Winery (Winner: Claudette Tracey)
• Adventure Package, includes: Adventure Tour, Cavern Tour, and entry for 2 to Howe High Adventure, plus cave photo and Sweet Shop certificate (Retail $385.00)  - Howe Caverns (Winner: Joshua Lindenbaum)
• Hat, tee, tote bag and magnetic shopping list - Pure Catskills (Winner: Cristina Finan)
• Farm Stay at Flint Hill Farm - One night stay for two adults in the cozy farmhouse Equine room, full breakfast and opportunity to "be farmer for a day - Discover Lehigh Valley (Winner: Paula Z)
• A free pedometer to the first 100 visitors to their table - Dutchess County
• Two free tickets to a New York State Park event - Dutchess County (Winner: Viviane Huang)
• Book: Best Day Hikes Near New York City: This guidebook takes you to 50 of the best outdoor excursions in NY, CT, and northern NJ. Perfect for beginners, seasoned hikers, families, tourists, and locals, AMC's Best Day Hikes near New York City unveils hidden gems of the New York City metro area, including hiking trips accessible by public transportation. -Appalachian Mountain Club (Winner: Leslee Feldman)

• A 12 oz. bottle of 100% pure certified organic Crown Maple Syrup - Dutchess County (Winner: Charles Galbreath)
• Two tickets for a Hudson River sightseeing cruise on Empire Cruise Lines - Dutchess County (Winner: Pamela Bravo)
• An overnight stay at the Meadowlark Farm, a pet friendly bed and breakfast located on the beautiful countryside of Warwick, NY, which includes a full country breakfast, an hour trail ride for two at Juckas Stables, a visit to Rogowski Farm, located in the Black Dirt Region of Warwick (formed by prehistoric ice glaziers) and receive a sample of local produce, a $25 gift certificate for lunch at La Petit Cuisine, (pet friendly dining on the patio) and a $50 gift certificate for dinner at Fetch Bar and Grill (pet advocate), both located in the Village of Warwick. Valid Sunday-Friday, transportation to the Village is included.- Orange County B&B Association (Winner: Amy Kwalwasser)
• An overnight stay at the Ashford Cottage, named from the owner's Irish heritage, located in the historic Village of Warwick, NY. This package includes a wonderful breakfast, a $30 gift certificate for lunch at the Blarney Station, Irish Pub, "Irish" yoga class at Chosum Taekwondo Academy & Hatha Yoga Center and a $50 gift certificate for dinner at Halligan's Public House. Valid Sun. - Thur. - Orange County B&B Association (Winner: Joe Halsema)
• An overnight stay at the Chateau Hathorn, an estate used for weddings, fine dining and a bed and breakfast; your stay includes a wonderful continental breakfast, a $40 gift certificate for lunch at Dautaj, a $50 gift certificate to Bertoni Designs jewelry boutique, a unique picture frame from Etched in Time, a 10 percent discount for wedding flowers from Corwin's Greenhouse and Florist and a $100 gift certificate for dinner at the Chateau Hathorn. Valid Sunday's and Wed. - Fri.
Orange County B&B Association (Winner: Min Su Lee)
• Free plants to the first 200 people donated by Emerich Greenhouses and Corwin's Greenhouse and Florist.  - Orange County B&B Association
• Free samples of baked goods from Janet's Quality Baked Goods (while supplies last).
Orange County B&B Association
• A $40 gift card to Billy Joe's Ribworks located on the waterfront in Newburgh, NY - Orange County B&B Association (Winner: Tina Pamintian)

• Family membership to the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts in Madison, NJ. Housed in the original 1900 Madison Library, this Richardson Romanesque Revival building is listed on the National Register of Historic places. Drawing on its collection of over 8,000 hand tools the museum uses the material culture of early settlers to interpret lives before the rise of large-scale industrialization. This attraction is a must for families with year round workshops and educational programs.  - NJ Travel & Tourism (Winner: Kate Davids)

• Gift certificate for 2 adults for a sightseeing cruise on the River Belle of Point Pleasant, NJ. This 80- ft. replica of a Mississippi River paddle wheel cruiser sails up the Manasquan River and Barnegat Bay and offers lunch, dinner, twilight and starlight excursions with DJ and dancing. - NJ Travel & Tourism (Winner: Leigha Taylor)
• Greene County T-Shirt and golf balls - Greene County Tourism (Winner: Vanessa Naimoli)

• 1 Year membership to Weeksville and a reusable bag - Weeksville Heritage Center (Winner: Dianne Murdaugh)

• Fleisher's Grass fed Beef T-shirt - Fleishers (Winner: Stephen Weiner)
• Chocolate gift sample pack - Raaka Chocolate (Winner: Nico Curtis)

• Resorts Casino for an overnight stay for 2. Resorts Casino Hotel is located on the world-famous Atlantic City Boardwalk. The resort beckons visitors from around the world. Guests enjoy the elegant accommodations, world-class gaming, award winning restaurants, show-stopping entertainment, and exceptional service all of which reflects the Art Deco style of years gone by. - NJ Travel & Tourism (Winner: Holly Ferrell)

• Two sets of 2 Pole Position Free Race Passes from Destination Jersey City - NJ Travel & Tourism (Winners: Moira Kennedy & Alex Koones)

• Two sets of 2 Liberty Science Center Passes from Destination Jersey City - NJ Travel & Tourism (Winners: Robin Kowalczyk & Lia Cairone)

GrandPrize - 2 EscapeMaker T-Shirts + Free Zipcar Membership + An overnight stay at the Warwick Valley Bed and Breakfast, located in the historic Village of Warwick, NY which includes a gourmet breakfast, a complimentary lunch at Charlotte's Tea Room, a personal tour of "Baird's Tavern," the headquarters of the Warwick Historical Society where George Washington was served dinner, as well as the viewing of several buildings owned by the Warwick Historical Society (11 in total), a map locating all of the buildings, and a book written by Dr. Richard Hull "History of Warwick, New York" (Three Centuries of a Community, 1696-1996), visit the Strazza Art Gallery meet the artists and choose an 8" x 10" photograph or a giclee` print and a complimentary dinner at Trattoria Viviano - thanks to the Orange County B&B Association & Zipcar (Winner: Ben Shyman)

Tickets $13  - Kids 10 and under FREE
Saturday - April 14, 2012

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