Calendar Events starting May. 26 | Seven Days | Vermont's Independent Voice
Drink Vermont ,

Drink Vermont

Sat., Aug. 24, 12-10 p.m. at 10 College St.

Read more...

stuff to do

Showing results for:

  • [X]2019-05-26 04:00:00
  • [X]Calendar
Start over
  • Calendar 2019-05-26 04:00:00

    362 total results

    Drink Vermont

    Drink Vermont

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 12-10 p.m.

    Drink Vermont is a celebration of Green Mountain State beverages — and not just the kind that gets you tipsy. Attendees at this brand-new festival from Event Moguls find juice, coffee, soda, iced tea, smoothies and more, in addition to craft beer. Brio Coffeeworks, Havoc Mead, True Vermont Switchel, and Alice & the Magician Cocktail Apothecary are just a few of the local producers on hand. Food-truck fare fuels festivalgoers for live music by the high-energy Michigan folk-rock band Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers (pictured) and Brooklyn indie-pop group Future Generations. at Waterfront Park in Burlington (map). $29.50-39.50.

    Vergennes Day

    Vergennes Day

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Summer in the municipality known as “the little city with a big heart” wouldn’t be complete without the annual Vergennes Day celebration. This downtown bash presented by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Vergennes kicks off on Friday with a street dance set to music by classic-rock cover band the Hitmen. A pancake breakfast paves the way for Saturday’s main events, including bandstand concerts, a chicken barbecue, a rubber duckie race, and the chance to browse more than 65 crafter and vendor booths. Looking to stretch your legs? Athletes break a sweat in the Vergennes Day Race, featuring a 5K run/walk, 10- and 15K runs, and a Kids’ Fun Run. at Vergennes City Park in Vergennes. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

    Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

    Tools

    Through Aug. 25

    The theme of “Groundbreakers” is a guiding force behind the 11th annual Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival. Nine days of programming spotlight trailblazing composers from the last 500 years — from Ludwig van Beethoven to Igor Stravinsky to John Cage — who challenged the conventions of their day. Talks, concerts, master classes and a children’s workshop engage classical music lovers and foster what festival artistic directors Gloria Chien and Soovin Kim describe as “a fresh appreciation for the specific ways each of these geniuses changed the world for future generations!” at Various Chittenden County locations in Burlington (map). $225 for grand festival pass; prices vary for individual events.

    Birding Paddle

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 7-10 a.m.

    Traveling by boat, nature lovers seek shorebirds, raptors and waterfowl. BYO boat and life jacket. Meet at the boat access on Route 104A. at Arrowhead Mountain Lake in Milton. Chittenden County (map). $15-20.

    Woodbury Old Home Day

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Town pride runs high during a day of revelry including food, music, a kids' parade, a 5K run/walk and more. at Various Woodbury locations in Woodbury. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Pride Hikes: Sucker Brook Hollow Trail

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

    Clad in weather-appropriate clothing, LGBTQA+ hikers carpool to their destination for a short and sweet trek with views of Lake Champlain. at Shaw's (Shelburne Road) in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Nulhegan Abenaki Heritage Gathering

    Nulhegan Abenaki Heritage Gathering

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Singing, drumming, dancing, traditional games and authentic native craft vendors converge in a weekend of cultural celebration. No pets, please. at Mount Norris Scout Reservation in Eden Mills. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.

    Mount Independence-Hubbardton Military Road Car Tour

    Mount Independence-Hubbardton Military Road Car Tour

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

    Drivers explore an old military road under the guidance of Crown Point Road Association president Jim Rowe. Meet with your own vehicle at the visitor center for orientation. at Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton. Rutland/Killington (map). $3; free for kids under 15.

    Walls Are Meant for Climbing

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Free climbing and gear rental introduce newbies to the sport. at Petra Cliffs Climbing Center & Mountaineering School in Burlington (map). Free.

    OneRiver Revival Music & Arts Festival

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

    The Aerolites, Shokazoba and Soulstice are among the talent to take the stage. Swimming, camping and a potluck meal round out the fun. No dogs, please. at Lincoln Gap in Lincoln. Middlebury Area (map). $10; BYOB.

    Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival: Second Festival Saturday

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 12 p.m.

    Resident ensemble the Merz Trio caps its week with a performance of Brahms' Piano Trio No.1 in B major. at Elley-Long Music Center, Saint Michael's College in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). $25; free for students.

    Night Doll Fest

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 12 p.m.

    Indoor and outdoor stages host local acts such as Preece and Yestrogen, as well as New York art-punk groups Ecce Shnak and Monte. Proceeds benefit the Pride Center of Vermont. at Junktiques Collective in Burlington (map). $20.

    CampOut & Family Fun Day

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 1 p.m.

    Friends and loved ones spend a day in the woods and a night under the stars to raise funds for Waypoint’s Upper Valley child abuse prevention and family strengthening programs. Crafts, swimming and live raptor demonstrations are just a few of the activities on the agenda. at Storrs Pond Recreation Area in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $15-100.

    Masha Harris & Joy Minns

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 1 p.m.

    In "Sam's Box: Conserving the History of Addison County," the speakers examine the contents of a container of documents donated to the Bixby Memorial Free Library in the mid-20th century, as well as what is being done to preserve them. at DAR John Strong Mansion Museum in Addison. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    First African Landing Vermont

    Tools

    Sat., Aug. 24, 1-4 p.m.

    Dance, drumming, storytelling, musical performances and more commemorate the 400th anniversary of the landing of the first African people in colonial English-occupied North America. at North End Studio A in Burlington (map). Free.
    Showing 1-15 of 362 total results in this search.

    Popular Events

    • Drink Vermont @ Waterfront Park

      • Sat., Aug. 24, 12-10 p.m. $29.50-39.50.
    • Vergennes Day @ Vergennes City Park

      • Sat., Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free.
    • Cycle 4 CMT @ The Old Lantern Inn & Barn

    • 'Shakespeare Alive! A Bard-Based Variety Show' @ Union Christian Church, Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site

    • Night Doll Fest @ Junktiques Collective

      • Sat., Aug. 24, 12 p.m. $20.

    Keep up with us Seven Days a week!

    Sign up for our fun and informative
    newsletters:

    All content © 2019 Da Capo Publishing, Inc. 255 So. Champlain St. Ste. 5, Burlington, VT 05401
    Website powered by Foundation