Events from September 29 – October 7 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Vermont Splitboard Festival

Middlebury Snowbowl 6886 Route 125, Hancock, VT, United States

Enjoy demos, clinics, tours, prizes and more. Splitboard VT was founded to help bring together the splitboard community and to create a home for those who enjoy splitboarding in Vermont.


Sugar on Snow Parties in Shelburne

Palmer's Sugarhouse 332 Shelburne Hinesburg Road, Shelburne, VT, United States

Stop by Palmer's Sugarhouse for a pancake breakfast from 9 a.m to noon, sugar on snow, hotdogs, lattes and many more favorites. Enjoy live music, boiling activities, samples, a trek through the new sugarbush, and a visit with goats and chickens.


Vermont Flower Show in Essex Junction

Champlain Valley Expo 105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction, VT, United States

The Vermont Flower Show includes a landscaped grand garden display, vendor marketplace, local food and spirits, family activities, hands-on workshops, seminars, and a plant sale on Sunday. This year’s theme of “Out of Hibernation! Spring Comes to the 100-Acre Wood.”

$7 – $25

Naturalist Snowshoe Treks at Mad River Glen

Mad River Glen Route 17, Fayston, VT, United States

Every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 a.m., join one of Mad River Glen’s Naturalists for a guided snowshoe trek tailored to your interest in the ecology and wildlife of Stark Mountain. Outings and content vary each week depending on snow conditions and participants. Learn about...


Rescheduled Paran Plunge in North Bennington

Lake Paran 269 Houghton Street, North Bennington, VT, United States

After a three year hiatus and a postponement this year, the annual Paran Plunge is back. The Paran Plunge, an annual fundraiser for Paran Recreations located in North Bennington, will return  at Lake Paran. Teams and brave individuals will jump into the bone-chilling lake while...


Annual Waterbury Onesie Pub Crawl

Waterbury Historic District Route 100, Waterbury, VT, United States

Enjoy beer, cocktails, and fun at the second annual pub crawl. The event features brews from the Blackback Pub. The Reservoir, McGillicuddy’s, Freak Folk Brewing, and Prohibition Pig Brewery. A raffle and silent auction will be at American Legion Post 59. Registration will be at...


“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...


Hotel Vermont Ice Bar in Burlington

Hotel Vermont 41 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Chill with ice sculptures and grab festive sips and snacks outside at Hotel Vermont. Outdoor ice bars will feature frosty cocktails with local spirits, cider, brews. This year’s theme is “Winter of Love.” DJ Cre8 will be spinning hits through the night. (Saturday night sold...


Hope on the Slopes at Jay Peak

Jay Peak 830 Jay Peak Road, Jay, VT, United States

At this annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, participants ski or ride for a group vertical challenge tracking over two million vertical feet. The event features a silent auction, bake sale, live music, special dinner, awards ceremony, and more.

Community Ski Day in Burlington

The Intervale Center 180 Intervale Road, Burlington, VT, United States

The Catamount Trail Association is again partnering with the Craftsbury Outdoor Center to offer community ski days where community members can try out cross country skiing and snowshoeing free of charge.


Maple Meet-Up at Merck Forest on Sunday Afternoons

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

Join Merck Forest on Sunday afternoons for a two-hour sugaring tour. You’ll get a chance to see and experience the farm's maple sugaring operations from the trees in the sugarbush to the evaporator. Meet at the Visitor Center wearing warm, waterproof layers and footwear 15...

Full Moon Snowshoe Walk in Huntington

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

Explore moonlight on the Birds of Vermont Museum’s trails. Bring your snowshoes and a flashlight. Look, listen, and perhaps talk about surviving winter, early spring, nocturnal creatures, and more. Dress to be outdoors and meet at the museum’s entrance. If weather permits, the group will...

$10 – $30