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MACUNGIE, PA. - The 2012 Bear Creek Cheese, Garlic & Summer Mountain Festival and Cheese Rolling will be held on Sunday, August 19 at Bear Creek Mountain Resort and Conference Center. The festival will take place from noon-5pm and will be held outdoors in the rock garden and base area. The Cheese Rolling will be held at 2pm in parking lot 4. Both events will be held rain or shine. With over 30 vendors, this is the ultimate event for garlic, cheese and specialty food tasting, endless activities and entertainment for all ages.

 

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Garlic & Cheese Vendors

Bad Farms, Cherry Grove Farms, Conebella Farm Cheese, Fairman Farm, Mountaindale Farm, Two Gander Farm, Vista Farm LLC

Food Vendors:
Balasia, The Daily Loaf, Ducky's Sno, The Happy Jalapeno Company, Essence by Barb, Fathead Peppers, Hereford Country Store, JD Gourmet, J&J Kettle Corn, Leigh's Jams and Jellies, Mrs. McNabb's Baked Beans, Pappardelle's Pasta, Sheila's Crunchy Delight, Sugar 'N Spice Originals, Tastefully simple

 

Wine Vendors:

Adelllo Wines, Blue Mountain Vineyards, Boyd's Cardinal Hollow, Peace Valley Winery, Stonekeep Meadery, University Wine Co.

 

Craft Vendors:

Artists at HeartBarley Rose Natural Body Care, Dan Hudock Furniture, Imagination Unlimited, JclaireP, Just For Fun, Just Peachy / Stone Hill Granite, Kashmir,  Origami Owl, Rimi Studios, Scentsy, Quality Plus Plus 

 

Games & Activities:

(Fun for all ages!) Bobbing for Garlic, Hell’s Kitchen Blind Taste Test, Cheese Rolling, Garlic Peeling, Cheese Eating, Jump and bounce in the cheese bounce, petting zoo, crafts, trackless train rides, run the cheese maze, folk stories

 

Cheese Rolling:

Our second annual Cheese Roll will take place at 2pm, on the bank above the pond! Competitors will gather from the top of the hill, a wheel of cheese will be rolled and competitors will race down the hill after the cheese. All members of the media are invited to participate in the Cheese Rolling for free!

Country Inn Cook-Off:

Watch as chefs from your favorite local restaurants compete to their best Cheese and Garlic dishes! Cook-Off will take place throughout the day with final prizes awarded at 4:30pm. 

 

 

Entertainment:

Live music from Manatawny Creek Ramblers and The Wallace Brothers Band.

 

Adult tickets are available for $8 and children’s tickets are available for $3. Kids 5 years and under are free. Advance tickets can be purchased online at www.bcmountainresort.com, over the phone at 1-866-754-2822 or in person at The Hotel at Bear Creek.

 

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About Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center

Bear Creek Mountain Resort is nestled on over 330 acres in Macungie, Pennsylvania. The resort offers skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing winter activities and hiking, biking, boating, tennis, disc golf and nearby golf during the spring through fall months. Guests can plan an event in the spacious banquet and meeting facilities, dine at The Grille at Bear Creek or the Trail’s End Cafe, relax at The Spa at Bear Creek or vacation at the hotel, The Hotel at Bear Creek, with indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs.

 

Media Contact:
Megan Diehl, Marketing Coordinator                                                                                     
Bear Creek Mountain Resort
1-866-SKI-AT-BC ext. 380

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