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.
$60 per couple/$35 per person in advance. $70 per couple/$40 per person on day of event. Advance ticket purchase by February 15th appreciated.
Ticket price includes wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres, chocolate tasting, live music and art showcase.
Mix & Mingle & Enjoy a night out to sample fine wines & chocolate while meeting local artists and viewing their work including photography, paintings, wood carvings and sculptures.
A professional sommelier from Vermont Wine Merchants will be offering wines from across the globe along with extensive knowledge about the selections. Delicious hors d'oeuvres to compliment the wine offerings will be prepared by Robert Adams, Executive Chef of Vermont Food Truck Company and former Executive Chef of the Tamarack Grill. Local Chocolatiers, Burke Mountain Confectionery, will be offering samples of their decadent truffles and peppermint bark. Local musician, Jean Charles, will perform throughout the evening.
There will also be a raffle at the event featuring work from the artists and a chance to win a $100 gift certificate towards the purchase of work from one of the exhibitors.
Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Burke Area Chamber of Commerce at 802-626-4124 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets are also available online at www.catamountarts.org or in person at Catamount Arts, 115 Eastern Ave in St. Johnsbury.