Events from April 12 – April 19 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

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The Wizard of Oz in Burlington

The Flynn 153 Main Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Experience The Wizard of Oz as you never have before! A legendary American story returns to The Flynn Main Stage to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Lyric Theatre Company. Tickets $20-$49. Purchase tickets at flynnvt.org.  

Half Marathon Unplugged in Burlington

Airport Park 500 Colchester Point Road, Colchester, VT, United States

The 18th Annual Half Marathon Unplugged that runs along the Burlington Bike Path next to Lake Champlain with views of the Adirondacks in the distance. Unplugged is an organized, basic services race with no frills or hills. The course is point-to-point, starting at Airport Park...

Owl Festival in Quechee

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

Spend a day doing all things owly! Gather with live owls from all over the world, learn about their life stories, join in a craft, and play games. Learn all about the amazing world of owls and how you can help the ones in your...

Pond Skimming at Killington

Killington Killington Road, Killington, VT, United States

Killington's annual Pond Skim returns! This annual rite of spring is open to both skiers and snowboarders and is limited to the first 100 registrants. The Killington Pond Skimming awards ceremony will take place outside on the K-1 Lodge patio. Click here to register.

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Maple Meet-Up at Merck Forest in Rupert

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

Join Merck Forest for a 1.5-hour sugaring tour. See and experience maple sugaring operations, from the trees in the sugarbush to the evaporator. Fee is $10. Pre-registration required. Meet at the Visitor Center.

Mud Season Spectacular in Berlin

Capital City Grange 6612 VT Route 12, Berlin, VT, United States

The Summit School of Traditional Music & Culture presents a workshop with Heidi Wilson, Jeremy Carter-Gordon, and Aaron Marcus, followed by community meal, showcase, and jam. It’s part of the Summit School Mud Season Spectacular event that welcomes youth to participate and shine in multi-generational trad music events.

Mad River Triathlon in Waitsfield

Mad River Path 4061 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

The Mad River Triathlon is a four-sports event in the Mad River Valley. The race starts with a five-mile run, followed by a six-mile paddle on the Mad River, a 10-mile bike ride, and a ski event skinning up Mount Ellen in nearby Fayston and...

Farmers Night Series: Pete Sutherland Tribute in Montpelier

Vermont State House 115 State Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

Enjoy an evening at the Farmers Night Series to celebrate the late Pete Sutherland, a leader of traditional and Americana music. Performing will be musicians who were his friends, fans, students and collaborators. The event, originally scheduled for April 3 due to bad weather, has...

Peregrine Road Performs in Vernon

Governor Hunt House Community Center 322 Governor Hunt Road, Vernon, VT, United States

Join Peregrine Road's powerhouse duo Rachel Bell (accordion) Karen Axelrod (piano and accordion) for an entertaining evening of music rooted in the Celtic, English country dance, and French traditions. Enjoy everything from beautiful waltzes to joyous English country dance tunes to the energetic sounds of...

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Solo Jazz Piano Festival in Brattleboro

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Enjoy world-class artists Hey Rim Jeon, Aaron Parks, Alfredo Rodriguez, and Jacky Terrasson as the headlining performers. Additionally, Yujin Han and Mathew Mueller join in as this year’s emerging artists. The schedule for the festival program includes four headliner performances, two emerging artist performances, four...