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.
Gravel & Gastronomy is a beautiful dirt road journey through the bucolic Vermont countryside. Beyond the serene dirt roads and beautiful landscapes you will be enjoying, you will also be immersed in the unique and authentic gastronomic scene of northern Vermont.
This is a great experience for new-to-dirt road cyclists, advanced dirt road riders and everyone in between! There will be two different routes, one catered towards beginner riders and another that will be longer and more challenging for the intermediate to advanced cyclist. Both routes will be by our certified guides at a 5 rider to 1 guide ratio.
The $85 entrance fee will include:
Pre-ride pastries and coffee from Aunt Dee-Dee’s Bakery and The Hub Brew Counter
Guided ability and fitness appropriate dirt road route
Apres local lunch, cheese, charcuterie and adult beverage at the Spoke Easy Lounge
Optional: Delicious and locally authentic dinner at Junipers restaurant for $40, limited spots available (if you choose this option our trailside office is able to be used to change for dinner)
** Dirt road bikes will be available to rent from Village Sport Shop Trailside!**
Location: Kingdom Cycling & Experiences 2074 Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT