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 us in the Bear Den every Saturday afternoon for free live music and prize giveaways featuring great beer specials and some of the region's top bands playing folk, funk, classic rock, contemporary covers and everything in between!
Seth Yacovone is a self-taught singer-songwriter-guitarist and bluesman from Morrisville Vermont. The Seth Yacovone Band's sound is largely influenced by the Allmans, Santana, Grateful Dead and Phish, but darker and louder in the spirt of Crazy Horse, Black Sabbath and Band of Gypsy's. SYB has toured from Colorado to Florida to Maine and even ventured to Italy for two successful tours in 2001 and 2002. They have opened for acts such as Ray Charles, Johnny Winter, Trey Anastasio Band, BB King, Original P, Pork Tornado and Gov’t Mule. The Seth Yacovone Band continues a heavy touring schedule, primarily in the northeastern U.S.
Location: Bear's Den, Burke Mountain Resort, East Burke, VT