Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Connecticut Open House Day 2015: A Food and Drink Guide to Free Events and Tastings

On Saturday, June 13, Connecticut Office of Tourism invites residents to discover – and rediscover – the state’s exciting arts, history and tourism offerings with a variety of special incentives, such as discounted or free admission, free gifts or special exhibits and activities during the 11th Annual Open House Day on June 13, 2015.
Image courtesy of the Connecticut Office of Tourism

OMNOMCT Blog has compiled a list of participating food and drink establishments for their readers. Click here to view.

For more on Open House Day, visit the official website for the Connecticut Office of Tourism at ctvisit.com

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Today's Travel Find: Chef Avi's Baked Stuffed Lobster

Video courtesy of Stonehurst Manor

In this clip, Chef Avi prepares baked stuffed lobster at Stonehurst Manor in North Conway, New Hampshire.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Today's Travel Find: A Taste of Tuscany Cooking Classes at Baldwin Creek

Inspired by their annual Tuscan tours, Baldwin Creek in Bristol, Vermont is offering A Taste of Tuscany Cooking Classes this summer. The farm-to-table menus feature Vermont products sourced from the farm on site and other local farms. 

For dates and availability, visit website.

Photo courtesy of Baldwin Creek

Monday, May 18, 2015

Today's Travel Find: Meadowmere Resort's "Make Me a Chef" Weekend Escape Package

The Meadowmere Resort in Ogunquit, Maine offers their "Made Me a Chef" weekend escape package in collaboration with the Bintliff Restaurant and Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School.

Video courtesy of Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School

Your culinary weekend package includes:

  • Parking for one vehicle ($25 per day value included)
  • Resort amenity access ($25 per day value included)
  • Wireless internet
  • Resort Accommodations for Arrival Thursday or Friday
  • Choice of Junior Fireplace Suite or King Jacuzzi Suite
  • Interactive Dinner at Bintliff's Restaurant
  • Stonewall Kitchen 10% Cooking School Course Discount
  • Half hour Swedish Massage
  • Dining Gratuities
  • Extended check-out of 1pm - Extra time to relax
For more information, visit www.meadowmere.com

Today's Travel Find: Win an Unforgettable Summer Getaway to Maine

What would your perfect day in Maine look like? Submit your entries to the Maine Office of Tourism for a chance to win an unforgettable summer getaway to Maine.

The "The Maine Thing" Sweepstakes began 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on April, 1 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on July 31, 2015 (“Sweepstakes Period”).

For more information visit www.visitmaine.com/themainethingsweeps


Saturday, February 14, 2015

Experience An Epicurean Adventure at Weekapaug Inn in Rhode Island

The Weekapaug Inn in Westerly, Rhode Island is offering an Epicurean Adventure - A celebration of food and the New England community. Choose from luxurious accommodations in the Cove View or Pond View deluxe rooms.

Special Package includes:
  • Daily breakfast for two 
  • One three-course dinner for two in Seasons restaurant at their sister property, Ocean House
  • One three-course dinner for two in The Restaurant at the Weekapaug Inn
  • Signed cookbook
  • Welcome bottle of wine
This package is available through May 21st and September 8, 2015 through December 29, 2015. Some restrictions apply. 

For more information, visit weekapauginn.com.

The Weekapaug Inn is a member of Relais Chateaux.


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