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.
The 2017 ShoeFly Trail Run Series takes place in beautiful Northern VT/NH April, May, June, July & August 2017. The Grand Finale to the ShoeFly Trail Run series, the ShoeFly Trail Running Weekend Festival. takes place on September 15-17, 2017, on the award-winning Kingdom Trails in East Burke, Vermont.
Trail Run Locations: Nestled between Vermont’s Green Mountains and New Hampshire’s Whites, and close to the intersection of Vermont’s I-91 and New Hampshire’s I-93, you’ll find some of the best trails on the East. These trails will challenge, inspire, and forever change your view of trail running. ShoeFly Series Runs take place on trails in Littleton, NH and East Burke, VT during the months of April, May, June, July & August. The ShoeFly Trail Running Weekend Festival takes place on Kingdom Trails in East Burke, VT.
Come join us for monthly trail runs at the ShoeFly Trail Running Series April through August 2017. Don’t miss the Grand Finale of the ShoeFly Trail Running Series and the must-do Trail Run event in Vermont, the ShoeFly Trail Running Weekend Festival, which takes place September 15-17, 2017, on the award-winning Kingdom Trails network in East Burke, Vermont.
Choose your distance: 1 Mile, 5K or 10K. All distances are approximate. Children 10 and under free. Trail Run Schedule: From April until August 2017… Run the 2nd Tuesday of the month on Parker Mountain Trails in Littleton, New Hampshire. Run the 3rd Thursday of the month on Kingdom Trails in East Burke, Vermont.
Start/Finish: Runs on Kingdom Trails, VT start/finish at the Kingdom Trails Nordic Center/Yurt on Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT (next to Wildflower Inn/Village Sport Shop) unless otherwise indicated below. Runs on Parker Mountain Trails start/finish in Littleton, NH at the end of School Street unless otherwise indicated below.
Location: Kingdom Trails, East Burke, VT