Schedule

  • Fri
    07
    Jul
    2017
    6:00pm-9:00pmMKT: Grafton

    It's food fest weekend and we're kicking it off in style and spirit(s)! We'll be joined by a super special guest bartender to mix up some cocktails paired with thoughtful delicious bites of food. Each cocktail will feature Vermont spirits and be paired with food flavors designed to enhance your experience and induce a whole lot of delicious fun. We will have a cocktail demonstration and appearances from Vermont spirits producers so this is a chance to both dig in and dive in.
    This is an informal, movable evening designed to encourage fun, mingling, mirth + merriment. JOIN US! And bring a friend! After all, it's no fun drinking alone!
    Space is limited. Must be 21 or older to attend. For more information or to make a reservation call us at 802-843-2255 or email us at goodness@mktgrafton.com.

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    10:00am-5:00pm

    Held under an all-weather tent, there will be more than 30 vendors under the big tent (and outdoors too) sampling their local food and spirits.

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    10:30 amCooking Demo Tent
    • Children, in 5 teams of 3, will be given the task of creating, preparing, and cooking mac & cheese using Grafton Village Cheese and other local ingredients.
    • Judging with take place at 11:30am.
    • Winners will be announced at 11:45am, and prizes will be awarded to the first and second place teams.
    • No cost to participate.  Please contact Olivia Johnson at olivia.johnson@graftoninnvermont.com to sign up your team.
  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    11:00am-2:00pmGrafton Inn Courtyard
    • Located in the outdoor patio of The Grafton Inn, there will be a barbecue offered for guests to enjoy.
        • Meats

        • BBQ Chicken

          Quarter - $6.00
          Half - $12.00
        • Pork Ribs

          Half Rack - $7.00
          Full Rack - $13.00
        • Sweet Italian Sausage

          $5.00
        • Hot Dog

          $3.00
        • Cheeseburger

          $5.00
        • Hamburger

          $4.00
        • Sides

        • Corn on the Cob

          $2.00
        • Cole Slaw

          $1.50
        • Potato Salad

          $2.00
        • Bag of Chips

          $1.50
        • Watermelon

          $1.00
        • Corn Bread

          $1.00
  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    12:30 pmCooking Demo Tent

    With instruction from Chef Sara Moulton learn to make her "Thai-Style Chicken Salad".  You must reserve a spot by calling 802-843-2252.  $30 per person.  Limited space available!

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    4:45 pmCooking Demo Tent

    Following the Cooking Class, come by the Cooking Demonstration Tent to get your cook book signed by Sara Moulton!

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    6:30 pmOld Tavern Dining Room

    4-Course Dinner Served in the Old Tavern Dining Room at 6:30pm
    Cost: $70 per person++
    Call 802-843-2248 to make your reservation today!

    First
    Broccoli Carpaccio
    With Sliced Avocadoes and Broccoli Stalk Salad
    Second
    Barley with Clam Sauce
    Topped with Sauteed Bread Crumbs
    Third
    Grilled Pork Tenderloin
    With a Fresh Watermelon and Cucumber Salsa, and Creamy Feta Dressing
    Final
    Hazelnut-Almond Dacquoise
  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    3:30 pmCooking Demo Tent

    Following her Cooking Demonstration, Molly Stevens will be available for a Book Signing.

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    4:00 pmCooking Demo Tent

    Sara Moulton will be doing a demonstration on how to prepare a Greek Diner Souffléed Omelet.

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    5:00 pm

    The festival under the tent concludes at 5:00, but there is still plenty to do!
    Stop by the Courtyard, and check out the Beer & Cheese pairing hosted by 14th Star Brewery and Grafton Village Cheese Company.
    And later, join us in the Dining Room and enjoy the 4-Course dinner that Sara Moulton has cooked up for guests!

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    5:00pm-6:00pmGrafton Inn Courtyard

    Our very own Vince Razionale from Grafton Village Cheese Company will present the science of cheese making to guests before transitioning into a pairing with beer.
    14th Star Brewery will be pairing their brews with Grafton Cheese during this time and guests have the opportunity to stop by and check it out as it is the closing event of the Festival!

  • Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017
    7:30pm-10pmPhelps Barn Pub

    The Stockwell Brothers are Green Mountain Newgrass artists.
    All ages are welcome!