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Montpelier New Year’s Eve Celebration

Downtown Montpelier Montpelier, VT, United States

Ring in 2024 with The Beat Goes On, Montpelier’s New Year’s Eve Celebration. Enjoy a fun packed afternoon planned for the whole family, including: -Free animated movie at the Savoy Theater at noon. -Stories and Crown-Making craft at Kellogg Hubbard Library at 1:45 p.m. -Youth...

Highlight Burlington 2023

Downtown Burlington Main Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Highlight is Burlington’s go-to New Year's Eve celebration. Join the festivities downtown and on the Waterfront. The event features Vermont artists, musicians, food vendors and more. This year's line-up includes Circus Smirkus, Big Gay New Year's Eve—queer music and art curated by Hammydown singer Abbie...

New Year’s Eve Sleigh Rides in Brattleboro

Wild Carrot Farm 511 Upper Dummerston Road, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Enjoy the outdoors on New Year's Eve with a sleigh/hay ride at Wild Carrot Farm in Brattleboro. Admission $10 for adults and $6 children up to 12 years. Please do not bring your dogs.

First Night North in St. Johnsbury

Downtown St. Johnsbury St. Johnsbury, VT, United States

Catamount Arts and First Night North 2024 celebrate the 31st year of Vermont’s favorite and longest running New Year’s Eve performance festival. Featuring about 175 performers in nearly 70 shows in venues throughout St. Johnsbury, First Night North guarantees a full nine hours of fun...

Bristol Best Night

Holley Hall 1 South Street, Bristol, VT, United States

Say farewell to 2023 in Bristol fashion with kids activities, music, local talent coffee house and headline performer Scarlet Annie’s Jazz Quartet. Buttons can be purchased on the day of the event for $15. Children under 12 and seniors over 75 are admitted free. Buttons...

New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade & Fireworks at Mount Snow

Mount Snow Resort 39 Mount Snow Road, West Dover, VT, United States

Watch Mount Snow’s instructors ski and ride down the Canyon trail in a torchlight glow. As the parade reaches the bottom, the night sky will be illuminated with a fireworks display.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Killington

Killington Killington Road, Killington, VT, United States

Ring in 2024 at Killington’s K-1 Base Lodge, where you’ll find family-friendly activities including arts and crafts and live music. Outside, the resort will have ingredients to make your own s'mores over a fire pit (while supplies last). Enjoy a fireworks show and more. Check Killington's...

Free Ice Skating in Brattleboro on New Year’s Eve

Nelson Withington Skating Facility 61 Memorial Park Drive, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Lace up your ice skates on New Year’s Eve at the indoor skating rink at Living Memorial Park. The event, part of Last Night Brattleboro, includes door prizes and hot chocolate. Free admission. Skate rentals $3.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks and Ice Skating in Middlebury

Middlebury Rec Park 277 Mary Hogan Drive, Middlebury, VT, United States

Please join the Middlebury Parks and Recreation Department to bid farewell to 2023. Fireworks presented by the American Legion Post 27 will begin at 6:30 p.m. with free skating at the Memorial Sports Center immediately following at 7-8:30 p.m. Parking for the show will be...

New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Stratton Mountain

Stratton Mountain 5 Village Lodge Road, Stratton Mountain, VT, United States

Ring in 2024 at Stratton Mountain with a spectacular New Year's Eve fireworks display.


Forest of Lights in Quechee

VINS Nature Center 149 Natures Way, Quechee, VT, United States

The VINS Forest Canopy Walk and surrounding woodland takes on a festive look and feel this winter. Covered in thousands of lights, the Forest Canopy Walk will glow with magic and enchantment. New additions in 2023 include a twinkling Snowflake Tunnel, the Blue & White...


Winter Lights in Shelburne

Shelburne Museum 6000 Shelburne Road, Shelburne, VT, United States

Experience a holiday extravaganza for all ages! Winter Lights at Shelburne Museum invites visitors to see the museum's buildings and campus decorated in beautiful holiday lights. Tickets will be sold online at 15 minute intervals. Adults: $15 Children (ages 3-17): $10 Children (ages 0-2): Free