Press Release – March 22, 2011
Mt. Hood Resorts
SAVOR FRESH, SEASONAL CUISINE AT THE 2ND ANNUAL BITE OF MT. HOOD
Mt. Hood Food Festival Takes Place at The Resort at The Mountain on May 14, 2011
WELCHES (Mt. HOOD), Ore. – (Mar. 22, 2011) – The 2nd Annual Bite of Mt. Hood will take place on Saturday, May 14 from 5 to 10 p.m. at The Resort at The Mountain. Presented by the Mt. Hood Area Chamber of Commerce, the food festival showcases creative cuisine presented by Mt. Hood’s culinary leaders.
Local restaurants, including Altitude and Rendezvous, among many others, will present tasting portions of some of their signature dishes for just $2 per plate. Admission to the Bite of Mt. Hood is $5 per person and all proceeds will benefit the Mt. Hood Area Chamber of Commerce, which uses the funds to support the Chamber and local organizations. For more information about the 2nd Annual Bite of Mt. Hood, visit http://www.TheBiteOfMtHood.com.
“We had such a great turnout and positive response to last year’s inaugural Bite of Mt. Hood festival, that we’ve partnered with The Resort at The Mountain to expand this year’s event,” said Coni Scott, organizer of the year’s event. “We’re looking forward to featuring more local businesses this year and building on the success of last year’s event.”
The Resort at The Mountain is offering a special package for those planning to attend the Bite of Mt. Hood. The package includes accommodation in a spacious, well-appointed guest room, two adult admission passes to the Bite of Mt. Hood, and a pair of keepsake wine glasses. The package is available for one night on Saturday, May 14 and starts at $139.
For more information about The Resort at The Mountain or to make a reservation, visit http://www.TheResort.com or call 877.439.6774.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain, winner of The Knot Best of Weddings 2011 Ceremony and Reception category, is located at 68010 E. Fairway Avenue in Welches, Ore., at the western base of Mt. Hood. The Resort has something for everyone with activities including golf, spa, skiing, fly fishing, croquet and tennis, along with 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space. In 2009, The Resort completed a $14 million renovation and expansion to offer high-end accommodations and public areas that are ideal for both corporate meetings and leisure travelers. The Resort is a member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based rewards program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 439-6774. Contact The Resort at The Mountain directly at (503) 622-3101 or visit http://www.TheResort.com.