Annual Events

 

Members of the AGC/VT family are strong, effective leaders in both the construction industry and the Vermont business community; They work tirelessly to build a robust, more vibrant Vermont.

One of the many benefits of AGC/VT membership is the opportunity to network, engage, learn, and share experiences and the latest industry news.

Every year, AGC/VT organizes a number of professional and social events designed to bring members together in a collaborative and comfortable setting.

A number of unique, high-visibility sponsorship opportunities are also offered at these events. If you are interested in having your company seen by hundreds, then please call us at (802) 223-2374 or email info@agcvt.org.

Annual events include:

Skills USA Competition
April 4, 2013
Colchester

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled work force. The students that compete in the competitions come from the 16 Career and Technical centers around Vermont.  The winner of each competition has the opportunity to participate in a National competition that is held in Kansas City, Missouri, later in the year.

AGC/VT and their members work to sponsor the following competitions. This event would not be possible, without the help and support of our members and the industry.

Fields of Competition:

  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Cabinetry
  • Carpentry
  • Diesel Automotive
Skills USA Event

Vermont high school students compete in the annual Skills USA competition in Colchester.

 

VMHA Equipment Day
May 8, 2013
Barre, VT

Debbie Armstrong from the AGC/VT office helps the Vermont Municipal Highway Association organize and manage their field days. This is held at the Barre Municipal Auditorium, and many AGC/VT members are vendors at this event. The event is attended by the Vermont municipalities.

Vermone Municipal Highway Assocation Equipment Day

AGC/VT member Ferguson Waterworks is one of the many vendors at the Vermont Municipal Highway Association’s Annual Equipment Day

 

AGC Golf Tournament & Clam Bake
August 13, 2013
Lake Morey, VT

This annual event is held at the Lake Morey resort in Fairlee, Vermont. The tournament kicks off at Noon, with a Clambake cookout served later in the day. This is one of the most popular events of the year and features over 100 AGC/VT members, their employees and guests.

AGC Annual Golf Tournament

AGC members enjoy all the fun during the Annual Golf Tournament.

Members dining at the AGC Annual Golf Tournament and Clambake

After a long day on the course, members delight in a cool beverage and the ever popular clambake.

 

Black, White & Dusty Golf Tournament
September 12, 2013
Springfield, VT

Black for asphalt; White for Portland Cement Concrete; and Dusty for gravel roads and dirt work. The Black-White-Dusty was started in 1938 by State Highway employees, contractors and suppliers. In 2013, the tournament will celebrate its 75th Anniversary, and is held each year at the Crown Point in Springfield.

Black, White & Dusty Event

Members get ready to start their day at the Black, White & Dusty Annual Event.

 

Safety & Education Luncheon, Annual Board of Directors Meeting, Presidents Reception & Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony
December 3, 2013
Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center, South Burlington

Join over 300 construction professionals for this annual event that is held the first Tuesday of December each year. The day kicks off with a luncheon that focuses on new safety in the industry, with the Annual Board Meeting to follow. The day is capped off with a dinner and Best Builder Awards ceremony. AGC/VT and VIECA members are chosen from a select field in a variety of categories for outstanding craftsmanship and dedication demonstrated in their projects. AGC/VT and VIECA offices award the prizes. Special awards are also presented.

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Members patiently wait to hear the results of the Annual Best Builder of the Year Awards.