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.
6PM EVERY THURSDAY July 5-August 30 / Sign up in the Bike Shop Igloo by 5:30pm
Every Thursday evening in July and August join us for the last hour of bike park operations at our THURSDAY NIGHT RACE SERIES sponsored by All Time Bev. Co., Burke Bike Park and our Bike Shop partners! A $10 entry free ($60 for the full season) could win you a smorgasbord of awesome weekly prizes...not to mention a possible sweet photo op. Races are timed (best out of 2 runs) and points are cumulative; season winners in our Men's & Women's Divisions will receive a $300 gift certificate courtesy of our bike shop partner Village Sports Shop!
Alternating Race Course: JESTER / BLACK FOREST / MERLIN - ENCHANTED FOREST
DIVISIONS: UNDER 30 MEN / OVER 30 MEN / WOMEN / 12 & UNDER
Sponsors: East Burke Sports, Village Sports Shop, Jay Cloud Cyclery, Triple 8, All Times Bev. Co., Citizen Cider
Location: Burke Bike Park, Sherburne Lodge Rd. East Burke, VT