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.
Fun for the whole family! Bring your dad and your dad's dad to watch record holding, championship lumberjacks from New England and beyond compete in a variety of lumberjack competitions including:
Bucksaw, Stock Chainsaw, Modified Chainsaw, Underhand, Axe Throwing, Wood Splitting and more!
Competitions begin at 11am
Delicious BBQ and scenic chairlift rides
Admission: $5 per person
Children 8 & under are free
Scenic Chairlift Rides $7 per person
INFORMATION FOR COMPETITORS
To inquire about competing please email Kevin Lessard at firstname.lastname@example.org
GATES FOR COMPETITOR SIGN IN OPEN AT 9AM
Location: Q Burke Mountain Resort, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT