Past Events – Happy Vermont

Vermont Events

Noon Year’s Eve Party for Kids

Bennington Museum 75 Main Street, Bennington, VT

Kids, put on your party clothes and and welcome in the “Noon” Year! Enjoy music, dancing, party hats, noisemakers, sparkling grape juice, and the countdown to Noon! Admission is $5/child. Adults are encouraged to join the party at no charge. But to explore the galleries,...

$5

The Art of Mourning: A Guided Tour of Gravestone Art in Bennington Center Cemetery

Bennington Museum 75 Main Street, Bennington, VT

The Bennington Center Cemetery is widely recognized as one of the most beautiful in the state. The cemetery tour will introduce you to gravestones carved by some of the most prominent stonecutters active in this area from the 1760s through the 1830s. The program will...

The History of the CCC Camps in Vermont

Bennington Museum 75 Main Street, Bennington, VT

Martin Podskoch will talk about Civilian Conservation Corps camps in Vermont, including the CCC's history, lore, and legacy. Learn of the impact the CCC had on the Vermont landscape and the legacy that it left us.

The Walloomsac Inn Exhibition Opening

Bennington Museum 75 Main Street, Bennington, VT

Pre-show viewing and reception for the new Walloomsac Inn exhibition with the curators. Elijah Dewey built the tavern later known as the Walloomsac Inn in 1771. Dewey's tavern was among sites used by the legislature of the independent Republic of Vermont, which lasted from 1777...