Rocky Dale Gardens
806 Rocky Dale Road
Bristol, VT 05443
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Green Works/Vermont Nursery & Landscape Association would like to invite you to exhibit at our Summer Meeting and Trade Show on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. Join us at Rocky Dale Gardens, Bristol, VT. We expect 100-150 attendees to visit our Show and have set aside time throughout the day for attendees to visit exhibitors.
Exhibitor registration includes full meeting attendance for one representative and includes morning refreshments, lunch, and admission to all presentations. Each registered exhibitor will be provided a 6’ banquet table, if requested. The meeting begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at approximately 4:30 p.m. Register below or please contact the Green Works/VNLA office to register over the phone. The registration deadline is August 1, 2016.
PROGRAM: Our keynote speaker is Mark Dwyer, Director of Horticulture at Rotary Botanical Gardens (Janesville, WI) for the past 18 years. Mark manages the continued maintenance, improvement and development of this 20 acre garden along with hundreds of dedicated volunteers and a talented grounds staff. Mark is a member of many plant societies and organizations and enjoys both presenting and writing about a wide range of horticultural topics. Mark will do two presentations: New and Exciting Plants and Displays and Innovative Management & Development of the Rotary Botanical Gardens. The afternoon will include more presentations and a walking tour of Rocky Dale Gardens.
SET-UP: Set-up time is between 7 am – 8 am Wednesday morning. If you would like to make other arrangements please contact Kristina in the office. Registration for attendees begins at 8 am.
EXHIBIT SPACE: Booth spaces are available under cover in a designated area. Outdoor spaces are available on the grounds.
AUCTION: Please consider donating an item(s) to our annual summer auction which helps raise funds for educational programming the Association sponsors.
ACCOMMODATIONS: Close by are: Econo Lodge Inn -802.985.3377 and Quality Inn – 802.985-8037, both located in Shelburne, VT. The Rodeway Inn – 802.862.8009 and Holiday Inn Express – 802-860-6000 are located in S. Burlington, VT. Inns located in Bristol, VT: Inn at Baldwin Creek – 802-453-2432 or Dream House Country Inn- 802.453-2805. There are also hotels located in Middlebury, VT.
DIRECTIONS: Visit http://www.rockydalegardens.com/hours-directions/ for a map and complete directions.
TO REGISTER AS AN EXHIBITOR (see below):
Exhibit Booth Indoor Space – VNLA Member – $225 (includes lunch)
Exhibit Booth Indoor Space – Non Member – $275 (includes lunch)
Exhibit Booth Outdoor Space – VNLA Member – $150 (includes lunch)
Exhibit Booth Outdoor Space – Non Member – $200 (includes lunch)
Additional Attendee – VNLA Member – $30
Additional Attendee – Non Member – $35