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Spnsor named for Watkins Glen Village Christmas

TEPPCO has signed on as Title Sponsor for Watkins Glen Village Christmas, schedule for Friday, December 7, 2007, 5-8 p.m. along Franklin Street in Watkins Glen.The event, coordinated by the Schuyler County Chamber of Commerce / Watkins Glen Promotions is seeking vendors, entertainment, and entries for the 3rd annual Chowder Cook-off.“We at TEPPCO are proud to be associated with this family-friendly event,” said Traci McClernon, Analyst for TEPPCO’s Watkins Glen facility. “Our support reflects our company’s commitment to the quality of life in the communities we serve.”New to the 2007 festival – a fireworks finale. The free downtown event will also include food and craft vendors, a parade at 6:30 p.m., live entertainment, the Lake Country Players’ “Scrooge” reenactment, and of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus.The official 2007 Village Christmas hats are now on sale at the Chamber of Commerce, and raffle tickets are being sold for a holiday quilt crafted by Sue Murphy, event chair and owner of O’Susannah’s Quilts and Gifts.With a facility in Watkins Glen, TEPPCO owns and operates one of the largest common carrier pipelines of refined petroleum products and liquefied petroleum gases in the United States; owns and operates petrochemical and natural gas liquid pipelines; is engaged in crude oil transportation, storage, gathering and marketing; and owns and operates natural gas gathering systems.For information, contact the Schuyler County Chamber of Commerce / Watkins Glen Promotions at (607) 535-3003 or email Events@schuylerny.com

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