Events for March 25, 2023 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Bird Monitoring Walk in Huntington

Birds of Vermont Museum 900 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington

Join the Birds of Vermont Museum monthly monitoring walk to record birds at the museum’s trails, forest, and meadow. Learn something new, share what you know (or both). All birders—current, experienced, newbie and would-be—are welcome! Most fun for adults and older children. Please bring your own...

Lunenburg Maple Festival

Town of Lunenburg Lunenburg

Celebrate maple season at the 16th annual Lunenburg Maple Festival. Enjoy a pancake breakfast between 8-10:30 a.m., and a luncheon from noon to 2 p.m. at the Lunenburg School, 49 Bobbin Hill Road. At the Gilman School between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., there will...


Maple Open House at Bragg Farm

Bragg Farm Sugarhouse 1005 VT Route 14N, East Montpelier

Visit this traditional sugarhouse—family-run for eight generations—offering free daily tours and tastings. The farm sugars with 2,200 buckets and a wood-fired evaporator.


Foxglove Farm Maple Open House

Foxglove Farm 777 Delorm Road, Leicester

The sugarhouse will be open for tours and visitors are encouraged to explore hiking trails through the sugarbush.


Fradettes Maple Open House

Fradettes Maple Syrup 40 Arsene Avenue, Hardwick

Enjoy a tour of the farm's operation or bring your snowshoes and walk through the sugar woods along roads named after the owners' grandchildren. Enjoy maple treats in the sugarhouse and warm up by the woodstove. Weather permitting, you can watch sap boil and smell...


Maple Open House at Burke Mountain Maple Co.

Burke Mountain Maple Co. 1693 Ridge Road, East Burke

Burke Mountain Maple Co. is family owned and operated with the help of friends. We keep our sugaring operation small to be able to provide high quality maple products. Locally Made VT maple syrup from our 9,000 tap sugarbush.


Alexander Tree Maple Open House in Cabot

Alexander Tree 179 Tetreault Road, Cabot

Stop by for samples and sugar on snow. Visit the farm’s newly reinvigorated sugarbush. Fresh maple will be on sale in quarts, half gallons and gallon sizes.

Maple Open House at Merck Forest

Merck Forest and Farmland Center 3270 Route 315, Rupert

Celebrate this time-honored Vermont tradition during Merck Forest’s Maple Open House. The event includes tapping and boiling demonstrations, storytelling, children’s activities, farm animals, and more. Food available. $5 suggested donation per person.


Pond Skimming at Burke Mountain

Burke Mountain 223 Sherburne Lodge Road, East Burke

Save the date for the biggest event and party of the season—Burke's annual Pond Skim! This year's theme is Prom Skim, so dust off your tux, find that prom dress in the back of your closet, and get your dancing skis ready!


Maple Open House at Bourdon Maple Farm

Bourdon Maple Farm 112 Bourdon Road, Woodstock

Celebrate the Vermont tradition of maple sugaring. Learn how the farm’s organic maple syrup is made with tours of the sugarhouse, boiling demonstrations, maple syrup tastings, and self-guided snowshoe tours in the sugarbush. Cozy up around a campfire outside the sugarhouse and try delicious buttermilk...


Vermont Maple Open House Weekends

Spring Maple Open House Weekends celebrate the first crop of the season as Vermont's sugar makers open the doors of their sugarhouses and invite visitors in to experience the joys and traditions of pure maple syrup. Whether it’s the sight of steam rising from the...


Maple Open House Weekend at Baird Farm

Baird Farm 65 West Road, North Chittenden

Sugarhouse tours, tastings, boiling (weather permitted), maple beer with Mount Holly Brewing, rosemary waffles, raffles, giveaways, outdoor maple activities with Come Alive Outside. Tree tapping with special guests at 1:00 each day.


Maple Open House at Bread Loaf View Farm

Bread Loaf View Farm 486 Cider Mill Road, Cornwall

Enjoy historic maple displays with a focus on how our ancestors used wood to shape their lives. Learn about onoing research taking place at the farm about the winter firefly. Explore the Sugarwoods trail system and watch the sap collection process as it happens. Enjoy...


Plummer’s Sugar House Maple Open House

Plummer's Sugar House 2866 Townshend Road, Grafton

This third-generation maple syrup producer has been making pure Vermont maple syrup for the past 60 years.  Enjoy tours of the sugarhouse. If weather permits, they will be boiling sap.


Open House at Silloway Maple in Randolph

Silloway Maple 1303 Boudro Road, Randolph Center

Enjoy tours, samples, boiling (hopefully!) and more during Vermont's Spring Maple Open House. Read about this family-owned farm established in the 1940s and trails you can explore on the property.


Maple Open House at Branon Family Maple Orchards

Branon Family Maple Orchards 539 Branon Road, Fairfifeld

Meet the Branon family, sample products, take a tour. See this family-run operation's newer facility with two 6-by-16 evaporators, reverse osmosis, interior and exterior tanks, and more.

Family Art Saturday in Burlington

Burlington City Arts 135 Church Street, Burlington

Get creative and make art together at Family Art Saturday. Stop by the BCA Center for a make-and-take art activity inspired by its current exhibitions Co-Created: The Artist in the Age of Intelligent Machines and Sarah Stefana Smith: Willful Matters.

Waffle Day at AO Glass in Burlington

AO Glass 416 Pine Street, Burlington

Visit AO Glass for a day of delicious fun that blends Swedish traditions with Vermont maple. Enjoy fresh waffles from the Waffle Wagon food truck, sample Runamok Maple’s syrups, watch live glassblowing, and make your own pressed glass waffle.


Maple Open House at Brookfield Bees

Brookfield Bees 1148 Kibbee Road, Brookfield

Enjoy sugar on snow, maple treats, hot mulled cider, tours and sap boiling. Brookfield Bees is on a dirt road, so four-wheel or all wheel drive is a necessity during mud season!


Covered Bridge Maple Sugaring in Barton

Covered Bridge Maple 1318 Glover Road, Barton

Visit this classic Vermont sugar house with a modern twist. The sugarhouse includes a wood-fired arch and updated equipment to increase energy efficiency and cut down on emissions. With only 7,500 taps, the farm is considered a small producer and is a family-run business.

Pride Hikes: Sugar on Snow at the Green Mountain Audubon Center

Audubon Center 255 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington

Celebrate the maple sugaring season with sweet sugar on snow, sugaring demonstrations, and a delicious taste of each grade of maple syrup. Tap a tree, collect sap from buckets, and follow the journey from sap to syrup during our sugarbush tour. Learn about maple syrup...

Brew & Ski Weekend at Smugglers’ Notch

Smugglers' Notch Resort 4323 Vermont Route 108 South, Jeffersonville

Sample the finest in beers and ciders at our Brew & Ski Weekend in the lower level of the Meeting House at Smugglers' Notch Resort. Vermont has the highest number of breweries per capita. BrewFest highlights some of Vermont's best breweries plus regional favorites and craft...