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.
Tickets: $100, $30, $20
The $100 tickets include an invitation to a special "meet and greet" with the artist all while sipping champagne and enjoying sweet desserts prepared by St. Johnsbury Academy culinary.
Broadway veteran Ray Walker, a native of St. Johnsbury and alumnus of the Academy class of ’81, will bring his oneman show to Fuller Hall at 7:00 pm Thursday, May 26. Walker, whose Broadway credits include Les Miserables, Jesus Christ Superstar, Grease and Falsettos, as well as the National Touring Company of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will present an intimate evening of his favorite Broadway ballads and other popular hits. Currently the Conservatory Artistic Director at the North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh, North Carolina, Walker will be making a rare appearance before his home town audience in a performance presented by the St. Johnsbury Academy Alumni Association and Catamount Arts.
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT