Events from February 15, 2023 – February 18, 2023 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Nestlings Explore Winter at Birds of Vermont Museum in Huntington

Birds of Vermont Museum 900 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington, VT, United States

Who hibernates and who’s just taking a nap? Some animals sleep through the winter, and some are awake and active. Why and how do Vermont animals take on winter challenges? Designed for kids ages 4-8, siblings welcome. Dress for outdoors. $5 (adult chaperones free)


“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...


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.

Community Luncheon in Wilmington

St. Mary's in the Mountains Episcopal Church 13 East Main Street, Wilmington, VT, United States

A Wilmington tradition returns! Join this community event featuring good food and warm fellowship. The menu includes ham, stuffing, sweet potatoes, vegetables, pea soup, dessert, coffee and more.  Eat in or take out options available. Free parking behind the church (enter the church by the...


Peacham Winter Carnival

Peacham Elementary School 340 Bayley Hazen Road, Peacham, VT, United States

Events include a bonfire, skating, snowshoeing, food and more at various locations, including the Peacham Elementary School, library, Peacham Cafe, and behind Village Farm.


Winter Festival in Milton

Town of Milton Milton, VT, United States

Join the fun for Milton’s 15th annual Winter Festival weekend Feb. 17-19. Enjoy winter wife ball, cross-county skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, fat biking, competitions, food and more.

Green Mountain Club Hike or Snowshoe in Shelburne

Shelburne Farms 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, United States

Walk or snowshoe the Farm Trail from the Welcome Center at Shelburne Farms. This will be a moderately difficult 4-5 miles. Bring a snack or lunch, water, and dress to the weather in thermal layers (avoid cotton). Ankle gaiters and hiking poles are recommended. Be...

Ice Cutting in Plymouth

Flying Cloud Camp | Farm & Wilderness 401 Farm and Wilderness Road, Plymouth, VT, United States

Enjoy a day full of winter adventure, community work, and joyful play at this iconic event hosted at Farm & Wilderness. Hike to Flying Cloud for cutting and hauling big blocks of ice. The ice collected will help refrigerate food for the Farm & Wilderness...

Westford Broomball Tournament

Westford Village Common 5 Common Road, Westford, VT, United States

Join the 22nd annual Westford Broomball Tournament on the Westford Common. Teams will battle it out in 20-minute broomball games played 4v4 plus goalies on the Westford outdoor ice rink in a double elimination tournament. Registration is open for high school students and adults of...


Snowmobile Festival in Rutland

Vermont State Fairgrounds 175 S. Main Street, Rutland, VT, United States

See more than 100 vintage and newer-model snowmobiles on display, with judging conducted from 10 to 11 a.m.; a parade at noon and awards at 2 p.m. Snowmobiles will be able to travel the racetrack and fairgrounds throughout the day. For information on entering, email [email protected] or...

Westford Winter Carnival and Concert

Westford Village Common 5 Common Road, Westford, VT, United States

Gather at the Westford Village Common to celebrate winter! Enjoy horse-drawn trolley rides, free concerts, chili cook-off, campfire, and more. Events also taking place at Maple Shade Town Forest, Misty Meadows trails, and the Westford School.