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Our region of Vermont is known as 'How Vermont used to be'. Many of the people that live in our area depend on the lifestyle that is not found in many parts of the country anymore. Even the neighbors depend on them, such as when they stop by the local farm to pick up a gallon of fresh milk or eggs. You can visit the wool shop on the weekends, or stop by the homebased bakery on your way to work for a fresh donut or pastry. Life is nice, to put it simply. And we open our homes and businesses for you to enjoy also during your visit to the Northeast Kingdom.


Once a year in March during Vermont Maple Open House Weekend, you can visit our local sugarhouses to learn about one of most valued Vermont traditions - making Maple Syrup - plus enjoy plenty of samples.


The beauty and remoteness of our region is a source of inspiration for the many artists and crafters who call this area home. Along our winding roads, tucked away among the woods, and on our main streets, you'll find galleries and studios to visit – oftentimes located in someone's home or barn. Once a year in May, many artists open their doors to visitors for the Vermont Open Studio Weekend. It's a wonderful opportunity to see how, where, and what they create.


Local Museums are rich with information on the region, including our history, agriculture, science, and traditions.


Every summer, the youngest of our thespians take to the stage at the Vermont Childrens' Theater. Acting workshops for kids ages 7 and up are held in a barn at the Wildflower Inn which was converted into a 200 seat theater for the performances. Follow the sound of music every Wednesday night during July and August to Bandstand Park in Lyndonville. Bring a picnic and enjoy the music of the Lyndon Town Band - a perfect way to end a summer night.


Be sure to visit Catamount Arts Center in nearby St. Johnsbury. The Center features changing art exhibits including work from local artists, movie showings including classic and independent films, classes and an extensive listing of local arts events including music and theater shows on their website.

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Lyndon Farmers' Market

Fridays from 3- 7 pm May - October.

Bandstand Park, Route 5, Lyndonville, VT |

Colburn's Village View Maples & Beef

Our farm is located just outside of Glover Village. We are proud to offer our farm raised beefalo and Maple Syrup for sale.

239 Village View Rd., Glover, VT 05839 
802-525-4468 |

Don-Sim Farm

We are a family owned Dairy Farm in Northeastern Vermont.

700 Simpson Hill Rd., Sutton, VT 05867 
802-467-3296 |

Ruggles Christmas Tree Service

Wholesale, retail, custom harvesting.

4301 Route 114, East Burke, VT 05832 
802-467-3791   |   FAX 802-467-3837

Rainbow's Edge Farm

Journey back in time to the sound of sleigh bells and the clomp of hooves in the snow. Enjoy a snowy daytime or moonlit ride through Hayden’s certified organic family dairy farm and surrounding acres of wooded trails. Meet our herd of certified organic cows, pat a calf and maybe even milk a cow. Pick up some certified organic milk too if you’d like.

581 Michaud Drive, Sutton, VT 05867 
802-535-7987 |

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