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.
Join internationally – acclaimed wild mushroom experts and spirited educators Nova Kim and Les Hook, for the day. Learn about Vermont’s wild mushrooms! The day will include an a/v presentation; ID and collection techniques for culinary purposes and, how to move to the next stage of confidently collecting for yourself. The time in the woods will be spent learning and practicing correct mushroom collecting skills, followed by an hour of wild food preparation and tasting. Each participant will be provided with a PDF download of A Guide to Wild Harvesting & Ethics and a Mushroom ID Spore Print Card. For a printed and laminated version, please contact Nova directly. Rain or shine (dress appropriately). No dogs. Group is limited to 20. Reserve early!
Location: Northwoods Stewardship Center 154 Leadership Drive East Charleston VT