Events from October 8 – October 7 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events


Feast and Field Summer Concert Series in Barnard

Fable Farm 1544 Royalton Turnpike, Barnard, VT, United States

Head over to Fable Farm every Thursday for live music presented by Barn Arts Vermont. May 25: Young Tradition VT traditional/fiddle June 1: Bow, Jack & Krishna blues/rock June 8: Michael Zsoldos and Friends jazz/funk June 22: Ladles folk/pop June 29: Cachitas Now!  Argentine cumbia July 6: Joe K. Walsh, Grant Gordy &...


Green Mountain Book Festival in Burlington

Fletcher Free Library 235 College Street, Burlington, VT, United States

The Green Mountain Book Festival honors free expression, embraces diverse voices, and encourages a deeper understanding of self and community through a shared love of reading and books. Acclaimed author Alison Bechdel will open the event Friday evening (check event website for time, ticket info...


Draft Animal-Power Field Days in Shelburne

Shelburne Farms Breeding Barn 987 N Gate Road, Shelburne, VT, United States

See what it's like to work with draft horses and oxen. Enjoy activities, wagon rides, demos and more. Admission: $25+

Annual Fall Foliage Bike Ride in Groton

Upper Valley Grill 2967 Scott Highway, Groton, VT, United States

Take a fall foliage bike ride on the Cross Vermont Trail in Groton State Forest. The ride starts at the Upper Valley Grill on Route 302 in Groton at 9:30 a.m., where riders will sign-in, receive route directions, and undergo a bike safety check. At 10...

Footprints Trail Run in Craftsbury

Craftsbury Outdoor Center 535 Lost Nation Road, Craftsbury Common, VT, United States

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center invites all trail runners for a race that winds through the center's single track, ski trails and dirt roads up to Craftsbury Common. Choose a 5-mile or 10-mile course. In addition to food, music and beverages at the Craftsbury Farmers' Market,...

Fall Festival of Traditional Crafts in St. Johnsbury

St. Johnsbury History and Heritage Center 42 Summer Street, St. Johnsbury, VT, United States

Learn about traditional crafts of the region through demonstrations and hands-on experiences. Exhibits include candle making, quilting, spring pole lathe and a Civil War traveling forge.

Burke Fall Festival

Town of East Burke Route 114, East Burke, VT, United States

The annual event includes a parade, horse-drawn wagon rides, games, food, raffle, crafts, music and more. Parade starts at 10 a.m    


Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival in Tunbridge

Tunbridge Fair 1 Fairgrounds Lane, Tunbridge, VT, United States

The 35th annual Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival celebrates small farms and natural fiber with vendors offering fleece, yarn, wool products, fiber animals, fiber crafting supplies and local food. The festival includes sheep herding, fleece sale, contests, classes and demos. Admission: $5-$8; kids under 12...


Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend

Vermont Crafts Council 104 Main Street, Montpelier, United States

Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a variety of artists and craftspeople in their studios, some of whom are only open to the public during this event. Go behind...


BTV Market in Burlington

Burlington City Hall Park 149 Church Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Enjoy an outdoor market experience in the heart of downtown Burlington. Presented by Burlington City Arts and Love Burlington, the BTV Market runs every Saturday in City Hall Park. Explore an eclectic collection of local artists and makers. Enjoy live music, games, and kids activities and...

Proctor Fall Festival

Proctor Fall Festival Main Street, Proctor, VT, United States

The Proctor Fall Festival is a family-fun event complete with music, pony rides, a bouncy house, pumpkin decorating, a fireman’s BBQ, a magic show, fireworks and more. Fireworks will be at dusk at the ballfields on Elm Street.

Brownington Harvest Fest

Evansville Trading Post 645 Evansville Road, Orleans, VT, United States

A new Vermont fall event at the Evansville Trading Post features wagon rides, games, face painting, snacks, live music and more. Free admission.