Sold-Out Concert At Vermont’s Champlain Valley Exposition Benefits Flood Recovery Efforts

Phish’s Wednesday night Benefit For Vermont Flood Recovery at Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction, VT raised in excess of $1.2 million dollars for Vermont flood recovery efforts. Major donors generously underwrote all the production expenses for the evening, contributing greatly to the concert’s success. All proceeds – including ticket revenues, merchandise, download and webcast sales and concessions – will be directed to The WaterWheel Foundation and the Vermont Community Foundation to aid in the recovery of the Green Mountain State.

Individuals can still donate to The WaterWheel Foundation by clicking here and specifying that they would like their contribution to go to Vermont flood recovery efforts.

In addition to the major donors that underwrote the concert’s production expenses, numerous businesses, organizations and individuals in and outside the state of Vermont offered support, including:

Ahli Baba’s
Al’s French Frys
Alex Crothers Presents
Atomic Pro Audio
Avalon Tent
Bear Com Wireless
Ben & Jerry’s
Best Western
Burlington Police Department
Burton Snowboards
Champlain Valley Exposition
Chaos Visual Productions
CID Entertainment
Clair Brothers Audio
Crescent Foods
CVE First Response
Dave Matthews
EHCO Lake Aquarium & Science Center
Electronic Connection Services
Encore Catering
Enterprise Car Rental
Essex County Fairgrounds
Essex Rescue
Farrell Distributing Corporation
Flynn Theater/Flynn Tix
G. Stone Equipment, Commercial Division
Green Mountain Concert Services
Hen of the Wood
Higher Ground
IATSE Local 919
Jaques Deli
Justin Helton of Status Serigraph
Long Trail Brewery
Mekkelsen’s RV
Milton Cat Generators
Mountain Productions
Mr. Sausage
Nate Duval
NES Rentals
North Country Specialty
Okemo Mountain Resort
PC Construction Company
Red Light Management
Revelry Brands
Rocky’s New York Pizza
Select Design
Sheraton Hotel Burlington
Skinny Pancake
Starflight Travel
Steelman Production Services, Inc.
Steve’s Coffee Shop
TD Bank
The Corner Store
The Half And Half
The Sheraton Burlington
Town of Essex
Upstaging, Inc.
Vermont Beef Producers
Village of Essex Junction
Washburn’s Fencing

And thanks to the scores of volunteers that donated their time to make this event happen.