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Hay Days in Killington under way

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KILLINGTON, Vt. -

The Hay Days in Killington are well under way this fall.

Organizers say this year it's bigger than ever. More than 30 businesses have created hay animal sculptures on display in front of their stores.

Town officials added more events, including restaurant week and the brew fest, set to take place this weekend on the mountain.

Officials say it's a great way to kick off the fall season and bring in tourists between Labor Day and Columbus Day, which is usually a slower time of year.

"This is a great event to just showcase Killington as a whole. There are all these great hay sculptures throughout town; they're really creative, they're giant. And it's a great unique way to experience a classic New England fall," said Amy Morrison of the town of Killington.

There's also a scavenger hunt and photo competition on the town's Facebook page.

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