Past Events from March 24 – May 25 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events


Maple Open House Weekend at Baird Farm

Baird Farm 65 West Road, North Chittenden, VT, United States

Baird Farm in Chittenden invites you to enjoy sugarhouse tours, tastings, boiling (weather permitting), rosemary waffles, giveaways, outdoor maple activities and more. Tree tapping at 1 p.m. on both days.


Maple Open House at Bourdon Maple Farm in Woodstock

Bourdon Maple Farm 112 Bourdon Road, Woodstock, VT, United States

Take a tour of the sugarhouse and watch Vermont maple syrup being made by seasoned sugar makers. Sample maple syrup, eat buttermilk waffles, and taste maple ice cream topped with maple sprinkles. Enjoy giveaways, games and prizes. Take a self-guided hike through the sugarbush.

Maple Food Fest in Shoreham

Douglas Orchards 1050 Route 74 West, Shoreham, VT, United States

Head over to Maple Food Fest at Douglas Orchards in Shoreham.  Activities include: -Breakfast, lunch, and brunch a la carte food offerings from Good Food Award participants -Live music by Spring Chickens: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. -Maple syrup chugging contest at noon -Sugarbush tour...

Maple Open House Extra Day

More than 30 Vermont sugarmakers and locations will be open for Maple Open House Extra Day! Last weekend's storm disrupted the statewide Maple Open House Weekend, so the Vermont Maple Sugar Maker's Association is organizing an additional day for the public to visit sugarhouses across...

Tucker Mountain Maple Farm Open House in Newbury

Tucker Mountain Maple Farm 294 Tucker Mountain Road, West Newbury, VT, United States

Celebrate the tradition of maple sugaring at the Tucker Mountain Maple Farm Sugar House in Newbury. Harold Carleton, a sixth generation sugarmaker, will explain and demonstrate the traditional method of turning maple sap into delicious maple syrup. There will be a display of historical photos...

Solar Eclipse Viewing Celebration in Pittsford

Pittsford Village Farm 42 Elm Street, Pittsford, VT, United States

Join Maclure Library and Pittsford Village Farm on the farm’s knoll to experience the total solar eclipse. Enjoy fun activities and get a pair of eclipse glasses.

Pride Hikes: Lamb Season at Shelburne Farms

Shelburne Farms 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, United States

Meander through the sugarbush, visit the lambs in the farmyard, and experience the changing season during this early spring hike at Shelburne Farms. Meet in the small field to the right of the Farm Barn. Drive through the main entry gate at the farm, then...


Baby Farm Animal Celebration in Woodstock

Billings Farm & Museum 69 Old River Road, Woodstock, VT, United States

Meet Jersey calves, piglets, goat kids, and turkey poults and learn about their care at Billings Farm and Museum. Special farm visitors will join us, including bunnies, chicks and guest lambs from the Aker Fiber Farm. Admission: $12-$19  


Scott Farm Crepe Night in Dummerston

Scott Farm Orchard 707 Kipling Road, Dummerston, VT, United States

Scott Farm in Dummerston hosts Crepe Night on the second Wednesday of the month between May and September. Celebrate the harvest, good simple food, and community in a stunning setting – picnic style. Delicious crepes, local music and spectacular views.

Forage Festival in Newport

Downtown Newport Farrant Street, Newport, VT, United States

Newport City Downtown Development is proud to present its inaugural Forage Festival! Enjoy crafts, speakers, vendors, cooking demos and a dandelion stroll. Schedule: 9 a.m. Dandelion Run hosted by Kingdom Games Noon to 4 p.m. Forage Fest, Municipal Building 1-2 p.m. Opening day of Newport...

Meet the Lambs at Merck Forest

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

Meet the lambs at Merck Forest’s springtime open house. See new lambs, chicks, piglets and more. Enjoy activities and exploration for the whole family. Food will be available as well. Suggested donation of $5.


Concerts on the Farm at Earth Sky Time in Manchester

Earth Sky Time 1547 Main Street, Manchester, VT, United States

Spend an evening at Earth Sky Time in Manchester for concerts. Beer, wine, pizza and desserts available. Tickets $15; students/farmers $10; kids free. See the full line-up here: Rain or shine.