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Success of our 36th Annual Great American Weekend



223 Main St., Goshen, NY 10924  845-294-7741

info@goshennychamber.com                         www.goshennychamber.com


36th Annual

GREAT AMERICAN WEEKEND July 1st & 2nd, 2017


July 5, 2017


Dear Community of Goshen, 


Once again it is time to thank all of the wonderful people who made the 36th Annual Great American Weekend such a resounding success! The continued growth of the Great American Weekend is only possible through their help and vision. This exciting year was a record breaker in terms of attendance, types of events and diversity of crafters!


The Great American Weekend Committee is made up of talented and dedicated individuals who work diligently throughout the year. The Committee members are: Darlene Bartley, Lee Bergus, Sherrie Bergus, Sue Cleaver, Geri Corey, Dan Connor, MaryGray Griffin, Gerry Hluchan, Liz Hluchan Mark Kalish, Elora Kalish, Mike Nuzzolese, Alice Nuzzolese, Maureen Quattrini, Ray Quattrini, Mary Rohde, Tom Rohde, Andrew Romulo, Jennifer Rundle, Mike Rundle, Dhanu, Sannesy, Terry Smallin, Christine Smallin, Evan Teatum, Elliot Volaski, Rose Volaski, and Chief James Watt


We want to thank Mayor Kyle Roddey and the Trustees of the Village of Goshen for co-sponsoring this event with the Goshen Chamber of Commerce.  Without their support, the Great American Weekend would not be possible.  We also thank  Chief James Watt and the Village of Goshen Police Department; Village Clerk Meg Strobl and her staff;  DPW Supt. Scott Birney and the staff of the DPW; Goshen High School Football Team, TEAM EVA of the Eva Fini Fund;  The Town and Village of Goshen Courts; the First Presbyterian Church;  the Village of Goshen Fire Dept.; GOVAC;  Orange County Executive Steven Neuhaus and his staff; The Orange County Legislature; Chuck Lee, Gary Scrittore and Mike Carroll of the OC Public Works Dept.; the volunteers at the Soda Tent;  The Berkshire Bank and the School District Office who graciously allowed us to utilize their parking lots for the weekend.


A very special thanks go to our sponsors whose support makes the GAW possible. We ask that you patronize these businesses and organizations. We live and work in a very special place called Goshen.  Thank you for attending and participating in the 36th Great American Weekend!  See you next year!




Terry Smallin

Executive Director