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: $12 Adults (tax included), students (21 and under) are free
Vermont's premier bluegrass band, Bob Amos & Catamount Crossing, will present their summer kickoff concert at North Church in St. Johnsbury at 7:30 p.m. Saturday June 17. The band's most recent CDs, Sunrise Blues and Body & Soul have both received "Vermont's Best CD of the Year" awards in the country/bluegrass category from the Times Argus.
The drawing for the Catamount Arts Summer Solstice raffle will take place during intermission.
Location: United Community Church, North Building (formerly North Church), Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT