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 7th Annual Sled Dog Dash on Kingdom Trails is a family oriented event that brings dog sled racing to the Northeast Kingdom. All Proceeds from the event benefit the Hope Fund, whose mission is to support and help children and families in the Northeast Kingdom enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle.
Races begin around 9am and continue throughout the day until about 3pm. Watch skijouring, 2-4-6-8 and even 12 dog teams compete!
•Kids can participate in a 1-Dog event $5 per child, a helmet is required, stop by the information table to sign a waiver.
•Family Sled Dog Rides all day long! Price TBD
Hot locally made food, dog sled rides for the kids and more!
Kick off the weekend races at our annual benefit dinner and auction at the Sherburne Base Lodge at Burke Mountain Resort.
We hope to see you there!
Location: Kingdom Trails, Pinkham Rd. Rd. East Burke, VT