Summertime concerts in the park, NEMBAFest Mountain Bike Festival, The Annual Burke Fall Festival, WinterBike.... events of all sorts happen in and around Burke. Moonlit snowshoe treks, live music performances, seasonal parades, craft fairs, Open Studios weekend, snowmobile drag races...it's all here! To keep up to date on local happenings and special deals, sign up for the monthly Burke enewsletter.
From October - March, enjoy ice skating at Chester Arena - check their website for Public Skate times and other events.
The Catamount Arts Center in St. Johnsbury also features a range of events every week including independent film showings, classic films, theater, opera performances, live music as well as classes and workshops for all ages. Check out their Events Calendar to see what's going on.
For events in neighboring towns of Lyndonville and St. Johnsbury, please visit www.lyndonvermont.com and www.discoverstjvt.com. For event listings in other Northeast Kingdom towns, visit www.nekchamber.com.
If you always wanted to try and outdoor endurance/ strength challenge or a seasoned veteran, this event is for you! Catered to all types of abilities, the Single Bypass mimics the meaner Double and Triple Bypass events, but with a shorter climb distance and obstacles that all can overcome! Early bird registration (through April 1) is $55, open registration is $65. Race Check-In at 8am, Course Description at 8:30am and Race Start at 9am. Prizes for top three men's and women's finishers!
Location: QBurke Mountain Resort, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT