Mountain Meetings, Meet Vermont - Jay Peak and the Northeast Kingdom

July 31, 2018

Vermont offers and abundance of mountain locations to consider for your next meeting or event. In the northern part of the state, fondly referred to as the Northeast Kingdom, you'll find Jay Peak Resort. The Hotel Jay and Conference Center is the ideal location for meetings and conferences. Numerous resort amenities make it easy to plan productive meetings, complimented by exciting activities, wonderful food and breathtaking views. 

Jay Peak didn’t stop with just its Pump House water park in terms of becoming a year-round destination. When the Hotel Jay opened, the resort began the Jay Peak Music Series offering nationally-know concert acts in the hotel’s Foeger Ballroom. In the summer of 2014, Jay Peak unveiled the outdoor Stateside Amphitheater and began showcasing the likes of Widespread Panic, Bruce Hornsby, Michael Franti and similar big-name acts in the 3,000-person venue. The resort will expand its year-round business in the fall of 2018 when it starts hosting lacrosse, soccer and field hockey tournaments on two FIFA-sized synthetic turf fields currently under construction. 

Your group can select from a number of different lodging options for your program, the above mentioned, Hotel Jay and Conference Center, the Stateside Hotel, the Tram Haus Lodge or cottages and condominiums, and with all of these lodging options, Jay Peak is sure to have the right accommodations for your group and budget. 

If your group needs to focus and get away from all distractions or you need to bring your team together, Jay Peak offers a number of ways to accomplish your meeting goals. Activities enhance any meeting and with so many choices available - golf, hiking, skiing/snowboarding, snowshoe tours, snowmobiling, winter fat bike trail riding, ice hockey/skating, disc golf, indoor water park, indoor climbing center, arcade and a movie theater - you've got some amazing experiences to share. 

Other nearby options you may want to consider when you are next planning: 

Burke Mountain Resort & Conference Center - nestled in the North East with 10,000 square feet of meeting space, Burke boasts seasonal and year-round amenities, 116 stylish suites and a central location between Boston, MA, Burlington, VT and Manchester, NH. Get down to business in our state-of-the-art facilities with sophisticated technology and indulge in our full catering service or resort eateries. Have some fun on the same mountain Olympian Mikaela Shiffrin trained or ride the world-famous Kingdom Trails—either way Burke beckons.

Couture's Maple Shop and B &B - A family-operated business making maple syrup, candies, cream, lollipops, dressing and gift packages. Stop by our maple shop (open year round, buses welcome) or call us for mail order service, from corporate gifts to family presents.

Start your planning with the Vermont Convention Bureau and we'll get you on the right track to your most successful program.  Contact us today to get started. 

 

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