Zack's Place is pleased to present its seventh annual
Dine Around, a series of fundraisers and private parties in the homes of the Upper Valley's most gracious hosts. Events include sporting, cocktail, and dinner parties, all with intriguing themes. You will enjoy delicious food, elegant libations, beautiful settings, and the good company of your friends and neighbors. Attend one event or several at a variety of venues*.
To make reservations, mail the
enclosed order form and payment to:
Zack's Place Dine Around
P.O. Box 634
Woodstock, VT 05091
Be sure to enter all of your contact information correctly
You can register for Dine Around Events online at
If you have any questions, please call Dail Frates at
*Space is limited, and advance reservations are required.
Refunds will not be issued unless an event is oversold or cancelled. Hosts generously donate the cost of their events, and all proceeds go directly to Zack's Place, a non-profit enrichment center for people with special needs. A portion of your registration fee is tax-deductible. All events are non-smoking.
Click Here to Download a 2015 Dine Around Catalog
Join us for the fastest-growing cycling event in the Upper Valley. Take the 27 mile ride from Quechee through West Hartford, or go the full 47 miles, continuing to Bethel and Barnard through Woodstock and back to Quechee. All will meet at The Quechee Green for a delicious gourmet picnic provided by Jake's Quechee Market, at 1pm, or whenever you finish. These rides are some of the most scenic in Vermont. There are good climbs so be sure to read the elevation gain for each ride. Diners who choose not to cycle are also welcome to join us for lunch. Discovery Tours will follow the riders with water and sweep behind the last starting rider.
Date and Time: Saturday May 16, 2015
Register from 8:30AM; leave at 10:00AM Lunch When you return
Hosts: Jakes Quechee Market
Address: The Green In Quechee
Price: Riders $65, Lunch guests $15
Attire: Bike gear, picnic-wear
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A Variety of Delicious
27 mile ride-Starts at the Green in Quechee and heads west over the Quechee West Hartford Rd. There is a one mile climb and then a fun sweeping 4 mile downhill ride past historic farms and scenic views to the vast White River. There you connect up with the Pomfret Rd. At that point you begin a 7 mile gradual climb past farms, valleys, fields and forest, peaking at the Pomfret Town Hall. Enjoy a winding 5 mile downhill ride to the final flat 8 miles past Billings Farm, Cloudland Farm, and Taftsville, and continue to ride along the Ottauquechee River all the way back to the green.
47 Mile Ride- Starts at the Green in Quechee and heads west over the Quechee West Hartford Rd. There is a one mile climb and then a fun sweeping 4 mile downhill ride past historic farms and scenic views to the vast White River. Take a left on route 14 and ride for 14 miles along the White River enjoying the gorgeous rock beds. You will then turn on to Royalton Turnpike and take that to Gilman, then Royalton Hill to the North Road. There you will begin an 8 mile climb with 700 ft of elevation, then down to Silver Lake and route 12 to Woodstock with 10 miles of scenic downhill. From there you have the final flat 8 miles past Billings Farm, Cloudland Farm, and Taftsville, and continue to ride along the Ottauquechee River all the way back to the green.