Events from February 5, 2023 – February 11, 2023 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events


Natural History Tour of the Burlington Sea Caves

Arthur Park North Avenue, Burlington, Vermont

Join a Petra Cliffs' Nature Educator on an interpretive outing to Burlington's historic Sea Caves. On the hike you will learn how the cave was formed, how it fits into the greater story of the Burlington landscape as well as the various human uses of...


Winter Discovery Hike for Families in Montpelier

North Branch Nature Center 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

Come explore nature in a new way at North Branch Nature Center. Imagine yourself as an ant and take a “microscopic” hike into the leaf litter. Explore your sense of touch by “meeting a tree.” Expand your sense of hearing by adopting “deer ears” in...


Waterbury Winterfest

Downtown Waterbury Route 100, Waterbury, VT, United States

Enjoy skating, broom ball, a fun run, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, singing, snow soccer, and more.

Ice of Fire in Montpelier

Former Elks Lodge Property 203 Country Club Road, Montpelier, VT, United States

Enjoy music, performances, winter activities, storytelling, poetry, and a bonfire. Bring friends, masks, drums, shakers, cross-country skis, snowshoes, and a spirit of celebration! This event is co-created by AllTogetherNow VT and Montpelier Parks & Trees Department. This is a free event, however suggested donations of...


Community Music Jam in Poultney

Green Mountain Community School 1 Brennan Circle, Poultney, VT, United States

Bring your instruments, your voices, and your ideas. Everyone will take turns, teaching each other new song numbers while keeping it simple. Rock, folk, blues, Americana. Feel free to bring lead sheets.

The “Hard” Mile Uphill Race in Pomfret

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

Support the Woodstock Ski Runners at the first-ever Saskadena Six Uphill Race: The "Hard" Mile! Race up the Easy Mile trail to the peak and free ski down. Equipment required: Skis equipped with skinning /touring gear and/or split boards (no snowshoes).


Family Snowshoe Scavenger Hunt in Middlebury

Chipman Hill Middlebury, VT, United States

Have you ever been interested in trying out some snowshoes? They can provide a great way to explore on- and off-trail in the winter. No experience necessary! Meet at Chipman Hill in the morning, give a snowshoe how-to, and then you’ll be able to complete...

$5 – $8

Green Mountain Club Cross-country Ski and Explore in Ripton

Ripton Trails Route 125, Ripton, VT, United States

Meet at 9:30 in Ripton and take the bus (free) from Ripton Center 4.7 miles, then ski back. If there's no snow or bad snow, the group will use snowshoes or grippers. Please bring a mask for bus ride. Contact Deb Lewis at [email protected] for...

10th Annual Ledyard RedZone 5k Fun Run/Walk in White River Junction

Dothan Brook School 2300 Christian Street, White River Junction, VT, United States

A family friendly, stroller friendly, dog on a leash friendly, fun run and walk.  Best Dressed for Football Awards will be given along with category winners in all age groups. Proceeds benefit Hartford Parks & Recreation program scholarships.

$15 – $20

Chocolates, Valentines, Calligraphy & Student Art in Springfield

Gallery at the VAULT 68 Main Street, Springfield, VT, United States

Taste chocolates, make Valentines, and enjoy the Student Art Show. Learn to write Love with Calligrapher Jorika Stockwell anytime. Free. Donations appreciated. Treats available for purchase.

Winter Fest in Wilmington

Hayford Field 1 School Street, Wilmington, VT, United States

Enjoy an afternoon sipping hot cocoa and making smores while playing outside at Hayford Field.  Activities for kids of all ages hosted by Beaver Brook Care and the Pettee Memorial Library.  There will also be an ice carving demonstration and a Duct Tape Derby organized...


“Chili” Evening Snowshoe Tour

The Featherbed Inn 5864 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Come explore the backwoods of Vermont with an interpretive snowshoe guide every Wednesday and Saturday throughout the winter season. Whether you are new to snowshoes or your first time, we will guide you by headlamp or moonlight through the winter woods. Warm up by the...