We are ecstatic to open our doors to the whole Northeast Kingdom community and more for a spectacular day at the Lyndon Outing Club! Save the date: Saturday, November 4th, for our 15th Annual Chili Cook-Off, now accompanied by some brand new, thrilling activities.
Introducing New Challenges and Tastes
This year marks the debut of the Kingdom Brew Fest and our first-ever Annual Uphill Challenge – the Fall Back Ride/Run. Whether you’re into hiking, running, or mountain biking, this challenge, led by our renowned local endurance expert Jesse Holden, offers an engaging way to loop the LOC hill. From 10 am to 2 pm, see how many times you can tackle the climb. It’s a fantastic mix of fun and pushing your physical boundaries, with prizes for the top participants.
Chili Cook-Off and Brew Fest
Post-challenge, from 1:30 to 4:30 PM, let the culinary celebration begin! Our Chili Cook-Off and Brew Fest will feature sumptuous chili from gifted local chefs and a variety of alcoholic brews from top-tier breweries like Dirt Church Brewing Company, Whirligig Brewing, Red Barn Brewing, and St. Johnsbury Distillery.
Get ready for our incredible raffle, thanks to our generous sponsors. Amazing prizes await, ranging from gear from Village Sports Shop to fashionable leather gloves, a Wildflower gift card, cool merchandise, StJ Distillery’s Maple Rum, a Burke Mountain Hotel stay, and a gift certificate for the Inn at Burklelynn, among others. More than just fun, this raffle helps support the Lyndon Outing Club in its mission to provide affordable skiing to our community.
- Chili Enjoyment: $5
- Chili and Brews Experience: $25
- All-inclusive Ride/Run/Hike, Chili, and Brews: $45
Registration and More Interested in the FreeRide/Run/Hike? Sign up here.
Be Part of Something Special
This isn’t just a day for fun and competition; it’s also about making a significant contribution to keeping winter sports accessible in our community. We’re excited to see you there for a day that promises to be both memorable and meaningful!
- Lyndon Outing Club Chili Cook-Off, Brew Fest, and Challenge (thisisvermonting.com)