Events from September 14 – May 18 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

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Brattleboro History Walking Tour

Plaza Park 1 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Learn local history at the Brattleboro History Walking Tour. The tours, led by knowledgeable local Rotarian guides, include about 10 stops explaining Brattleboro's history and culture. Tours are limited to 12 participants, and registration is required. Payment is on a sliding scale of $20-$40 per...

Bridgewater Raft Race

Bridgewater Corners Bridge Route 100A, Bridewater Corners, VT, United States

The 50th Annual Bridgewater Raft Race is a time-honored tradition that is less about the competition and more about reveling in the journey. Sign up at 11 a.m. Race starts at noon. In April 1974, two guys named Hippy Jim and William Bear took to...

Grace Cottage’s Family-Friendly 5K in Townshend

Townshend Common Route 30, Townshend, VT, United States

The 15th Annual Grace Cottage Family Health & Hospital’s Spring into Health 5K starts on the Townshend Common. You can run, walk, roll, stroll, or push your stroller at this fun, family-friendly event. Registration is $20 per participant (children under the age of 18 are free with...

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The Sound of Music Concert in Stowe

Trapp Family Lodge Concert Meadow 700 Trapp Hill Road, Stowe, VT, United States

Experience the legendary music of Rodgers & Hammerstein outdoors at scenic Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe. This first-of-its-kind event is brought to you by Lyric Theatre Company, Vermont Symphony Orchestra, and Trapp Family Lodge, with special support from The Flynn and Stowe Performing Arts.

North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show

North Bennington Village North Bennington, United States

The 27th Annual North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show (NBOSS) is the longest-running outdoor sculpture exhibition in Southern Vermont. The 2024 event includes more than 40 sculptures in North Bennington and 20 sculptures at Bennington Museum. NBOSS offers local residents and visitors a unique opportunity to...

Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks in Wilmington

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

Celebrate Independence Day in Wilmington on July 5 and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display with family and friends. There will be food vendors, cotton candy, music and bouncy house fun. Rain date is July 6.

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Middlebury Festival on-the-Green

Middlebury Village Green 3 Main Street, Middlebury, VT, United States

The Middlebury Festival on-the-Green is a free, family-friendly performance series. With 17 acts over seven days, the outdoor event offers a delightful experience for all ages. Check for schedule updates at festivalonthegreen.org

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Vermont Brewers Festival in Burlington

Burlington Waterfront Park 10 College Street, Burlington, VT, United States

The 31st annual Vermont Brewers Festival on the Burlington Waterfront is the premier Vermont beer event of the year. Tickets will be going on sale at 10 a.m. on May 3, 2024. Sign up for the Vermont Brewers Association newsletter or visit vermontbrewers.com for details...

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Art in the Park Festival in Rutland

Main Street Park 5 South Main Street, Rutland, VT, United States

The Chaffee Art Center invites you to its annual Art in the Park Festival on Aug. 10-11 and Oct. 12-13, 2024. Enjoy fine art, photography, crafts, Vermont vineyards/breweries/distilleries, specialty foods, kids' activities, and musical entertainment in a festive outdoor setting.

Rutland Whoopie Pie Festival

Downtown Rutland Center Street & Merchants Row, Rutland, VT, United States

Don't miss the Rutland Whoopie Pie Festival! Sample delicious whoopie pies from vendors across the East and vote for your favorite. Watch the Dream Maker Bakers Team assembles a massive whoopie pie. Enjoy activities, entertainment and tasty food options.