Foodies Unite! Crave Montco is Back and it all looks delicious

This July, dozens of Montgomery County restaurants and local establishments will take part in a tasty promotion: Crave MontCo Month. The second annual event runs from July 1 through 30th with over 30 businesses offering exclusive discount promotions for visiting patrons!

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The Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board (VFTCB) first launched Crave Montco Month in July 2021 to showcase the extensive selection of local food and beverage options the Montgomery County region has to offer while supporting local establishments during the challenges presented by COVID-19. Now Crave Montco Month provides a yearly opportunity for residents to enjoy incredible deals on world-class cuisine while supporting businesses right in their own neighborhoods.

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“Across Montgomery County during the month of July, our Crave Montco guests will be able to explore so many different types of unique cuisine while also supporting the local economy – a real win-win for everyone,” said Mike Bowman, VFTCB President and CEO. “Whether you’re craving a new flavor or a hometown favorite, there is something for every taste bud. Crave Montco proves you don’t have to travel far to experience the very best dining options.”

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Crave Montco Month participating restaurants and Makers feature family-friendly outdoor accommodations, dog-friendly options along with great value for patrons. Specials and discounts range from a percentage or dollar amount off the bill and buy one get one free deals; to free desserts, appetizers, or cocktails. Each restaurant and Maker has the ability to choose their own promotion and it is free for restaurants to participate in this month-long celebration.

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 “We know the increased costs resulting from inflation combined with soaring gas prices are impacting regional consumers,” said Bowman. “Value is more important than ever when considering dining out, and Crave Montco couldn’t be arriving at a better time this summer.”

To stay up to date on the full list of Crave Montco participants and their exclusive promotions, check out the Visit Valley Forge app, which is free to download. (Note: The app must be shown at participating locations to redeem Crave Montco Month offers)

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: When is Crave Montco Month?

A: Crave Montco Month runs from July 1-31, 2022.

Q: What kind of deals will I see?

A: Specials and discounts range from a percentage or dollar amount off the bill and buy one get one free deals; to free desserts, appetizers, or cocktails.

Q: How do I redeem the deals?

A: Patrons will need to download the Visit Valley Forge app to redeem Crave Montco Month offers. On the app you can also see a full list of participating restaurants along with their promotions.

Q: How many restaurants are participating? 

A: Over 50 restaurants and Montco Makers (breweries, wineries, and distilleries) are participating. A complete list can be found here.

Q: Are there family-friendly options?

A: Many of the participating restaurants offer family-friendly accommodations, with a good portion of establishments having outdoor and dog-friendly options.

Q: How much do restaurants pay to participate?

A: It is completely free for Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board members restaurants to participate. Those participating also choose what deals they offer throughout the month.

Q: What hashtags can I follow on social media to keep up with Crave Montco Month?

A: To see what is trending with Crave Montco Month on social media, follow the hashtags #CraveMontco and #MakeItMontco.

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