Ready to plan a few adventures? Clicking on any of the months below will display the events for that month. We'll be adding more Summer 2017 events as additional information becomes available. This calendar represents events occurring during our summer season, June 12 - September 4, 2017.
July July 27-30 Lamoille County Players present "Brigadoon" a musical with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, and music by Frederick Loewe. Songs from the musical, such as "Almost Like Being in Love", have become standards. The story involves two American tourists who stumble upon Brigadoon, a mysterious Scottish village that appears for only one day every 100 years. Tommy, one of the tourists, falls in love with Fiona, a young woman from Brigadoon. www.lcplayers.com
July 27-30 Lake Champlain Maritime Festival. Commemorating the past, present and future of beautiful Lake Champlain! Lake Champlain maritime exhibits; vintage boat show; U.S. Coast Guard exhibit; live musical performances; kids' entertainment; food; and crafts. On the Burlington Waterfront, from Perkins Pier to the Community Sailing Center. More information at lcmfestival.com
July 28-29 Stowe Brewers Festival. Celebrate Vermont's tradition of brewing fine craft beer! This outdoor festival showcases dozens of breweries. Tasting sessions Friday, 5:30 - 9:30 pm, Saturday 11:30 - 3:30 pm and 5:30 - 9:30 pm. Ticket purchase includes 15 samples per session. Live music by Waylon Speed, a premiere band playing "underground outlaw dirt rock from the mountains of Vermont"! For festival details, please visit http://www.stowebrewersfestival.com
July 29 3rd Annual Flyin Ryan Outdoor Festival 3rd Annual Family Bike Event to be held at the Catamount Family Center in Williston. This event includes a ton of fun activities for the whole family: > Guided bike tours > Demo bikes provided by sponsors Earl's Cyclery > Outdoor Gear Exchange > Pig Roast barbecue > Music > Kids Games > Silent Auction > Cash Bar and more.
Rates include barbecue and all activities: Pre-Registration: $25 for Individuals $45 for Families Day of rates: $30 for Individuals $50 for Families
August August 3-6 Franklin County Field Days. Agricultural and 4H displays, cattle show, crafts, games, rides, music, tractor and horse pulling, antique tractor pull, draft horse show, and demolition derby. Airport Road in Highgate. Visit www.franklincountyfielddays.org
August 11-13 59th Annual Stowe Antique and Classic Car Meet. 800-plus vehicles on display, parade, automotive flea market, food. Nichols Field, Stowe, Route 100. Information: www.vtauto.org
August 12 9th Annual Festival of the Arts in Jeffersonville. The Cambridge Arts Council and the Smugglers' Notch Area Chamber of Commerce celebrate the creativity and talent of regional artists! Lovely galleries and a wide range of artists display their work along Jeffersonville's charming Main Street. Children's activities and live music. Local restaurants offer delicious food for purchase. Parking is available at Cambridge Elementary. Festival hours 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Rain or shine. Information: www.cambridgeartsvt.org
August 13 Smuggs Summer Disc Golf Classic. A team event to benefit the Smugglers' Notch Ski & Snowboard Club, a non-profit providing training and instruction for the youth of the Smugglers' Notch Resort area community and beyond, inspiring kids to excel in ski and snowboard competitions across the region. The event is hosted by the Brewster Ridge 18-hole disc golf course at Smugglers' Notch Resort.
This event is a 4-person team scramble (Beginner & Intermediate Teams can include a 5th player). Teams will play 1 round of 18 holes followed by a delicious on-site barbecue. Choose from 2 divisions and compete to win cash and prizes. You may sign up as a team or an individual (individuals will get paired with teammates).
This event is also a prestigious competition as teams from across New England will compete in Advanced and Pro Team division to win cash and prizes, as well as take home the inaugural Smuggs Summer Classic Trophy. Information and registration
August 20 Music in the Meadow featuring The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. The Trapp Family Lodge concert meadow is the site of the Music in the Meadow concerts and opens two hours prior to the start of the concert. The gently sloping lawn of the concert meadow provides a venue of unparalleled beauty and comfort. Concert meadow seating is picnic-style and on a first come, first served basis. There are designated, well-marked areas for blankets, low-back chairs and high-back chairs. For more information or other concert options visit Stowe Performing Arts
August 23-26 Stowe Theatre Guild presents The Addams Family, The ultimate princess of darkness has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family … but everything will change on the fateful night the families meet for dinner. Will Wednesday Addams marry her true, “normal” love? Join Morticia and Gomez, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Lurch, Pugsley and the ancestors in “THE ADDAMS FAMILY,” a musical comedy based on characters created by Charles Addams. Additional shows August 30-September 2. For further information, please call 802-253-3961 or visit www.stoweperformingarts.com
August 25-September 3 Champlain Valley Exposition. The Champlain Valley Fair caps the Summer season in Vermont! Vendors, midway rides and games, entertainment, food, agricultural exhibits, nationally recognized performers, and more. Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction. Info: 802-878-5545 or visit www.champlainvalleyfair.org
September Visit the Fall and Winter events pages for information on what's happening during those seasons!
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