Past Events – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

White River Open Fly-Fishing Tournament

Woodstock Inn & Resort 14 the Green, Woodstock, VT, United States

The Fly Shop at the Woodstock Inn & Resort presents this fun trout tournament (longest fish wins!) with proceeds going to the White River Partnership. Pro, amateur and youth divisions will compete to catch trout, measure, take a pic, and release. Enjoy an after party...

Exhibit Opening in Glover: The Wheel

The Museum of Everyday Life 3482 Dry Pond Road, Glover, VT, United States

The Wheel Exhibit opens at The Museum of Everyday Life. Explore the relationship between human life and wheels, what they mean to us, and what they enable. The museum is self-service, open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Turn the lights on when you enter...


Weekly Coffee Hour in Rupert

Sheldon Store 2824 Route 153, Rupert, VT, United States

Gather with neighbors and friends on Saturday mornings for hot coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and homemade baked goods as well as Flour Girl Bakeshop goodies.


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...

VSO Pride Concert in Montpelier

Christ Episcopal Church 64 State Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra string quartet returns with its second free concert celebrating the music of LGBTQ+ composers as part of Montpelier Pride 2023 festivities. The quartet features violinists Kathy Andrews and Jane Kittredge, violist Stefanie Taylor, and cellist John Dunlop.

Covered Bridges Half-Marathon in Pomfret

Saskadena Six Ski Area 247 Stage Road, Pomfret, VT, United States

The 31st Covered Bridges Half-Marathon stretches through beautiful countryside and supports local charities.

National Trails Day Hike into History at Mount Independence

Mount Independence 497 Mount Independence Road, Orwell, VT, United States

Take a guided hike into Revolutionary War history at the Mount Independence State Historic Site. The hike will be led by Stephen Zeoli, president of the Mount Independence Coalition. Admission $1-$8 (children under 6 admitted free).


Sunday Meet and Feed at Merck Forest

Merck Forest and Farmland Center 3270 Route 315, Rupert, VT, United States

Join Merck Forest & Farmland staff on Sunday afternoons May through August as they go about afternoon chores feeding the animals. Get to know the farm’s sheep, horses, chickens, and pigs during this daily routine. Limited to 12 people. $5. Register here.


Dover Open Mic Night

Dover Town Hall 189 Taft Brook Road, East Dover, VT, United States

Enjoy an evening of music, songs, and community at the historic Dover Town Hall. Open Mic Night features singers, musicians, and other talented locals.  The event is held the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.


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 15: Beecharmer singer-songwriter/Americana June 22: Ladles folk/pop June 29: Cachitas Now!  Argentine cumbia July 6: Joe K. Walsh,...


Summer Concert Series in South Hero

Snow Farm Vineyard 190 West Shore Road, South Hero, VT, United States

Visit Snow Farm Vineyard for weekly live concerts on Thursdays all summer long. Enjoy an evening outside with music and wine. Local artists perform live on the vineyard grounds in the Champlain Islands while you hang out (and dance!) with friends and drink handcrafted wine. For...


South End Get Down Block Party in Burlington

Coal Collective 377 Pine Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Enjoy a free outdoor block party every Friday night in Burlington's South End.  Vendors include Adventure Dinner, ice cream, Ahli Baba's Kabob Shop, Taco Truck All-Stars, and many more,