Spartan, Fairytales, & Whoopie Pies

KPAA Community Message  September 15, 2023 “The phrase I can’t doesn’t mean anything to me because through my efforts I have learned that anything is possible” – Joe De Sena, Spartan Founder  Photo Credit: Spartan Website It’s a busy weekend and it looks like the weather will be perfect for all the multiple events that are […]

Membership Renewal Kick Off

KPAA Community Message  September 8, 2023 “A true community is not just about being geographically close to someone or part of the same social web network. It’s about feeling connected and responsible for what happens. Humanity is our ultimate community, and everyone plays a crucial role.” – Yehuda Berg Many of you have already received […]


Vermont Strong

Our hearts go out to those in our community and in the surrounding towns of Ludlow, Plymouth, Bridgewater, Woodstock and all others across the state that have experienced extreme flood damage and setbacks. Despite Friday’s mudslide blocking Route 4, destroying most of East Mountain Road and Bear Mountain Road, flooding the Skyeship Base Lodge and Bear Mountain […]

Photo Courtesy of Killington Resort

Sip, Sip Hooray – Wine Fest Returns

23rd Annual Wine Festival Returns in 2023 The Killington Wine Fest returns for its 23rd year July 21-22! Hosted by the Killington Pico Area Association (KPAA), wine lovers, and aficionados are invited to enjoy new wines amidst stunning views of the Green Mountains of Vermont. The event kicks off the evening of Friday, July 21st […]

Photo Credit: Baird Farm

Maple Open House Weekends

Vermont’s Maple Open House Weekend (this year TWO weekends!) is one of our most anticipated spring events Head out for sweet adventures on March 25 & 26 and April 1 & 2. Here’s a suggested tour of maple sugar houses around Killington, VT for the Sugar Maple Weekend.  We do recommend calling ahead. Begin your tour at […]

RRF Application Portal Opens Today

RRF Application Portal Opens Noon Today SBA will begin accepting applications via the application portal noon EDT today, May 3. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. In preparation, qualifying applicants should familiarize themselves with the application process in advance to ensure a smooth and efficient application. Register for an […]

COVID-19 Business Resources

COVID-19 relief options: Small Business Administration SBA offers several relief options to help businesses, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations recover from the impacts of COVID-19. Review all options or skip to a specific program in the information that follows. SBA is currently offering the following funding options: Paycheck Protection Program loans: “The PPP, which is overseen by the Small Business Administration, […]