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.
Bess O'Brien Documentary Film Series. This feature film follows a group of Vermont high school students through some of the more tumultuous moments of the teen years; academic pressure, friction with peers, teachers, teen pregnancy, sexuality, cutting, class issues, body issues, relationships with parents, trying to fit in, trying to find one's self, fear of the future and nostalgia for the past, friendship, and first love. Shout It Out is a musical based on Bess O'Brien's acclaimed live musical The Voices Project.