September 14-15, 2024

Our Vermont Cheese Summit is all about connecting cheese wholesale buyers and food professionals to Vermont cheesemakers through a series of organized creamery visits, educational programs, and sampling sessions.

This unique event is designed to help industry professionals connect with and experience cheese producers’ production sites and stories firsthand.

$120 per person for the whole weekend. Itinerary of panelists and presenters to be shared early May. 

Saturday Tours

SEPTEMBER 14, 2024

Wholesale buyers and industry professionals will be able to visit cheese producers at their sites for an industry-only tour day.

See unique spaces first-hand, experience cheeses relationships to their local geography, and meet cheesemakers in intimate settings. (Note: tours have limited capacities, and we recommend purchasing your Summit tickets as early as you are able. We may add more tour capacity at a later date, but we recommend attendees do not wait to sign up for tours.)

Tour options include the following sites and more!

Sunday Sampling

SEPTEMBER 15, 2024

Sunday will offer a day of education sessions, as well as time for one-on-one sampling and sales conversation, with Vermont’s cheese producers. 

This is a great opportunity for industry buyers to network with each other, cheese producers, and distributors.

Basin Harbor Resort, 4800 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, Vermont

$120 for the whole weekend. This event in intimate and capacity is limited; we recommend purchasing as soon as you are able.

Saturday Tours

SEPTEMBER 14, 2024

Wholesale buyers and industry professionals will be able to visit cheese producers at their sites for an industry-only tour day.

See unique spaces first-hand, experience cheeses relationships to their local geography, and meet cheesemakers in intimate settings.

Tour options will include the following sites and more!

Sunday Sampling

SEPTEMBER 15, 2024

Sunday will offer a day of education sessions, as well as time for one-on-one sampling and sales conversation, with Vermont’s cheese producers.

This is a great opportunity for industry buyers to network with each other, cheese producers, and distributors.

Basin Harbor Resort, 4800 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, Vermont

Summit Sponsors

Our gratitude to these sponsors that make our Summit possible!

Vermont is a small state, but it’s easy to get far a-field here. Be sure to take into account travel time to our Sunday Summit location in Vergennes, as well as Saturday tours, when making lodging reservations.

GOLD SPONSORS

Cabot Creamery
Jasper Hill Farm
Reiser - Built on Trust
Vermont Creamery

BRONZE SPONSORS

Spring Brook Cheese

DISTRIBUTOR SPONSORS

Food Connects

GOLD SPONSORS

Cabot Creamery
Jasper Hill Farm
Reiser - Built on Trust
Vermont Creamery

BRONZE SPONSORS

Spring Brook Farm Cheese

DISTRIBUTOR SPONSORS

Food Connects

Lodging Partners

Visit our lodging partners page to explore by region.

Vermont is a small state, but it’s easy to get far a-field here. Be sure to take into account travel time to our Sunday Summit location in Vergennes, as well as Saturday tours, when making lodging reservations.

Contact Us

Questions about the Vermont Cheese Summit?

Haley B. Elkins, Program Coordinator
haley@vtcheese.com