Past Events from February 10 – April 13 – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Penguin Plunge in Burlington

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

The Penguin Plunge on the Burlington Waterfront is a widely recognized, highly anticipated winter event that raises funds and awareness for Special Olympics Vermont. Community members of all ages form teams, raise money and plunge into icy Lake Champlain.

Rutland Cold Rolled Fatbike Festival

Giorgetti Athletic Complex Oak St Ext, Rutland, VT, United States

The Rutland Cold Rolled Fatbike Festival is back for 2024. Fatbikers from around New England and New York gather in Rutland for  group rides, demos, and hearty brews around warm fires. Presented by Fiddlehead Brewing, and hosted by Mountain Bike Vermont and Pine Hill Partnership in Rutland.

Valentine’s Day Snowshoe in East Charleston

NorthWoods Stewardship Center 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT, United States

Experience a beautiful evening snowshoe through the forest at Northwoods Stewardship Center with your sweetheart, friends or family. Live music in the main lodge from 6 to 8 pm. Cozy up to a warm fire, with hot cocoa, and cookies. Bring your own dinner to...

The Lonny Wade Memorial Ice Fishing Derby in Fairlee

Lonny Wade Ice Fishing Derby 4534 Lake Morey Road, Fairlee, VT, United States

Ice fish with your family and friends and enter to win. There will be give categories for children under 15 years and five categories for adults 15 years and older. Yellow perch, Northern Pike, Chain Pickerel, Largemouth Bass, and Smallmouth Bass are the divisions. There...


Artful Ice Shanties Exhibit in Brattleboro

Retreat Farm 45 Farmhouse Square, Brattleboro, VT, United States

View beautiful ice shanties on the Retreat Farm grounds and Retreat Meadows from dawn to dusk in Brattleboro. Celebrate the artistic talent, creativity and tradition of ice fishing. Hike, snowshoe and visit the outdoor animals. Enjoy cross-country skiing and ice skating. Presented by the Brattleboro...

Fireworks and Torchlight Parade at Sugarbush Resort

Sugarbush Resort 102 Forest Drive, Warren, VT, United States

View a spectacular torchlight parade on Spring Fling followed by a fireworks show at Sugarbush Resort in Warren. Celebrate Presidents Day Weekend with a fantastic light show on the mountain. Please leave all pets at home.

Wintervale in Burlington

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

Bring family and friends to Burlington's Intervale for cross-country skiing, guided wildlife walks, a chili cook-off, arts and crafts, hot cocoa and more.

Vertical Challenge at Burke Mountain

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

The Vertical Challenge is a series of free, casual ski and snowboard races held at the best ski resorts throughout the Northeast, including Burke Mountain. In addition to the races, attendees will enjoy a festival atmosphere with fun snow-filled activities for all ages and special...

Ice, Ice Baby in Burlington

Church Street Marketplace Church Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Head over to Church Street Marketplace for the annual Ice, Ice, Baby! Watch eight award-winning ice sculptors from Wicked Good Ice create four sculptures on Church Street. Meet October Siberian Vermont sled dogs, enjoy a winter Touch-A-Truck activity, and sip on free hot chocolate! Locations...

Winterbike Festival in East Burke

Mike's Tiki Bar 44 Belden Hill Road, East Burke, VT, United States

Mountain Bike Vermont and Kingdom Trails have partnered up for the 12th annual Winterbike Festival. Hosted at Mike's Tiki Bar and on the Kingdom Trails network, the event includes over 31 miles of cold-rolled singletrack. The Winterbike Festival will include the usual crowd pleasing ingredients...

Tube-A-Thon at Mount Snow

Mount Snow Resort 39 Mount Snow Road, West Dover, VT, United States

Go tubing at Mount Snow at this annual fundraising event organized by the Deerfield Valley Rotary. Admission: $20 donation


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.