The Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce they will once again be producing a valley wide community arts installation. In 2016 area artists will be challenged to create a signature work of art using six-foot handcrafted wooden toboggans purchased from local craftsmen American Traders in Brattleboro. The toboggans will be displayed as a group in Wilmington during July and August, and West Dover during September and October. Toboggans will be unveiled during the 4th of July weekend Fireworks festivities on July 2,
The Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a artist and sponsor "Toboggan Speed Date" event on Tuesday, March 22 at the Hermitage Inn in West Dover, from 5 to 7 p.m. Light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar. Tubing will be weather dependent. Artists interested in sponsoring a toboggan, either as an individual or as a business call 802-464-8092 or email email@example.com.