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.
Free. The NorthWoods pond is freshly stocked with an assortment of 1 – 2 year old trout from US Fish & Wildlife Dwight D. Eisenhower Fish Hatchery. This is a great opportunity for youth, up to 14, to experience the joys of fishing (and catching!). Keep up to 3 fish, and then catch and release after. Staff from NorthWoods and members of the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Conservation group will be on hand to share tips and techniques. Bring your own fishing pole and barbless hooks – bait provided. Please register online.
Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive East Charleston, VT