BRATTLEBORO >> On Friday. Feb. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m., Strolling of the Heifers presents Cabin Fever – a festive food and drink tasting event to kick off Harris Hill Ski Jump weekend.

Taking place at the River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro, Cabin Fever will offer a warm atmosphere where people ample specialty foods, fine spirits, wines, and craft brews.

Live music will be provided by Kevin Schnell and The Grave Diggers Union, a band from Northampton, Mass., playing hard-driving bluegrass, old time country, classic rock, and more with hot licks and sweet harmonies!

The Stroll's art gallery, Gallery at the Garden, will be open, featuring an exhibit of oil and watercolor paintings by Crystal Bartlett, and acrylics by Steven Meyer.

Admission is $20 and entitles you to sample all food and drink. (Alcoholic beverage samples are restricted to persons 21 or older.)

All of the vendors will also have their products available for sale at the event. Participating vendors are: 14th Star Brewing Company; Caledonia Spirits; Champlain Orchards; Honora Winery; Stonecutter Spirits; Vermont Distillers; Whetstone; Bijou Jewels from the Oven; Blythedale Farm; Cabot Creamery; Enchanted Bakery & Cafe; Grafton Village Cheese; Hickins Mountain Mowings Farm; Lyman's Specialties; Monadnock Oil and Vinegar Company; Monkey Moon Challah and Pastries; Orchard Hill Breadworks; Pioneer Bean Company; Solo Services & Libations; Sweet Flag Medicinals; Taylor Farm; Thistle Hill Farm; Vermont Smoke & Cure; Vermont Quince; VT Dinners; and With Good Reasons.


For further information contact Martin Langeveld, marketing director — 802-380-0226,