Past Events from March 30 – May 11 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Pond Skimming at Burke Mountain

Burke Mountain 223 Sherburne Lodge Road, East Burke, VT, United States

Save the date for the biggest event and party of the season—Burke's annual Pond Skim! This year's theme is Prom Skim, so dust off your tux, find that prom dress in the back of your closet, and get your dancing skis ready!

Pride Hikes: Sugar on Snow at the Green Mountain Audubon Center

Audubon Center 255 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington, VT, United States

Celebrate the maple sugaring season with sweet sugar on snow, sugaring demonstrations, and a delicious taste of each grade of maple syrup. Tap a tree, collect sap from buckets, and follow the journey from sap to syrup during our sugarbush tour. Learn about maple syrup...

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. Spice up your experience by dressing as your favorite owl.


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.

Earth Day Festival in Norwich

Montshire Museum of Science 1 Montshire Road, Norwicb, VT, United States

Dig into increasing biodiversity, tackle hands-on repair projects, and enjoy some mindful nature-based experiences. Enter a free raffle of eco-friendly products. Free with museum admission.


Historic Mt. Philo Hillclimb in Charlotte

Sponsored by the Sports Car Club of Vermont. Time to dust off the race tires, check the harnesses, check tire pressure, inspect the helmet, and get ready for another exciting year of hillclimbing in Vermont with the New England Hillclimb Association.

Dairy Day at Shelburne Farms

Shelburne Farms 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, United States

Meet spring calves and the Brown Swiss herd at Shelburne Farms.  Take a wagon ride to see the pastures and then watch the calves get their afternoon milk.  Check out our big dairy machines, go on a dairy quest, and enjoy a variety of other activities....

Draft Animal Day in Woodstock

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

Teamsters from Vermont and beyond will gather for Draft Animal Day at Billings Farm & Museum. Enjoy a day packed full of demonstrations and activities showcasing draft horses, steers, and oxen. Local 4-H Clubs and Teamsters from across New England will participate in skills development clinics...