Introduction to Taste of the East Mountains
Interview from 2017. We will put Gail 2018 interview after interview.
SAVE THE DATE 9/29/18!
The East Mountain Chamber of Commerce will present the second annual Taste of the East Mountains on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. It will be a public event held at Legacy Church in Edgewood, NM.
This will be a celebration showcasing our local restaurants, who will be offering samples of their food, and will be open to the general public at no charge.
There will also be other businesses throughout our communities on hand to introduce their service, hand out coupons and other items.
There will be live music, door prizes, fun for the kids, and lots of other festivities for the whole family.
First come first served set up location -- Let us know if you need electricity. Outlets are available, but please bring your own cords, power strips and any other equipment. Set up will begin Friday, 9/28/18 from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., or you may set up on the morning of the event, Saturday, 9/29/18, between 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Registered participants will be provided with standard 6' tables and two chairs. All staff, food, serving items, promotional materials/coupons, etc. to be provided by individual restaurant participants.
We are promoting this event in a big way, so save the date, and plan on making your presence known and having fun, eating great food, networking, and listening to live music. There will be bouncy houses for the little ones, too, so bring the family and be sure to invite your friends!
Besides using regular word of mouth networking and media ads, we will be using the Internet and social media to promote the event.
You will also be hearing our Executive Director Gail Rossi's Public Service Announcement broadcast daily on in-kind Member KXNM radio, X88.7 FM, with monthly "teasers" offering more and more info as the date draws near!
We are looking for sponsors who will get mentions on our website, newsletters, social media accounts, etc. from now until the event is held. We hope you will consider participating and sponsoring. The greater the Sponsorship level the more exposure: LARGE text in print and extra announcements will be received, including a banner running on all monitors at the event, announcements per increment of entertainment (i.e. "This segment sponsored by...") and printed/online promotional materials.
Click to download Taste of the East Mountains Vendor & Sponsor Registration Form if you don't want to register online and pay with credit card below:
Steps for non-members to register for Taste of the East Mountains:
1. Fill out form below.
All monies collected by the East Mountain Chamber of Commerce, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, are considered donations that can be write offs on your tax return.
Steps for current members to register for Taste of the East Mountains:
1. Log into Chamber website.
2. Click "Forgot Password" if you don't remember.
3. Fill out form below.