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December 10, 2012

Military Couple To Win a Free Winter Wedding in Vermont

A Salute to Our Soldiers honors our servicemen and women with a complimentary Vermont wedding valued at $70,000 for one deserving couple. The contest to find that couple begins Dec. 15 and is organized by three Vermont businesses: VT Enchanted Events, and The Mountain Top Inn & Resort.

Entries will be reviewed and one couple will be selected to receive a wedding package for up to 200 guests, hosted on Dec. 15, 2013 at The Mountain Top Inn and Resort, in Chittenden, Vt.

Couples nationwide are encouraged to submit their love stories at between Dec. 15, 2012 and April 1, 2013. The contest is open to engaged and currently active, reserve, or retired members of the United States Armed Forces – Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, or National Guard.

Often, our country’s military personnel miss out on life’s most precious moments due to deployments, casualties and injuries. In gratitude for their service, A Salute to Our Soldiers wedding give-away enables Vermont’s wedding vendors to give back just a little to one worthy couple.

Due to the generous spirit of Vermont businesses, the growing list of donating vendors includes:

• 822 Weddings

• Barrie Fisher Photographers

• Carman Brook Farms

• Cuisine Lucette

• Creative Muse Floral

• Cynthea’s Spa

• Dayve Huckett

• Five Elements Salon and Day Spa

• Hawley’s Florist

• Irene’s Cakes by Design

• Keepsake by Nana

• Lake Champlain Chocolates

• LoveBuzzPhoto

• New Leaf Organics

• Perennial Studios

• Shear Heaven Salon and Day Spa

• SuperSounds DJ

• The Linen Shop at Occasions

• Truly Noted


• Vermont Bride Magazine

Several of these Vermont wedding vendors also extend military discounts to couples planning their weddings.

About the Organizers:

VT Enchanted Events: Wedding planning that ranges from the bare basics up to complete wedding services tailored to fit all budgets. Each individual has their own unique style and flair that they will want for their wedding; the goal is to gain insight and bring it to life and present it like a page turning in a book. After all, this is a love story being told to family, friends, and most important of all, to each other!

The Mountain Top Inn & Resort: Just 11 miles from Killington, The Mountain Top Inn & Resort is the ideal location to host a Vermont destination wedding. The Resort’s Barn accommodates 250 guests, with a lake and Green Mountains as the back drop. Classic lodge accommodations, menu planning to meet each couple's personal tastes and an array of activities for friends and family complete the package for couples to create perfect memories for their wedding. Visit Vermont’s largest, most comprehensive online directory of wedding resources including locations, professional services, guest accommodations and activities. provides couples with online tools to research, plan and share information about their picture perfect Vermont wedding. Visit us at, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Media contacts:

Jackie Watson, VT Enchanted Events


Diane Dickerman, The Mountain Top Inn and Resort

802-483-2311; marketing{at}

Lorin Holmes,


Source: Department of Tourism and Marketing
Last Updated at: December 10, 2012 08:42:27