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.
Join us for the official opening of the Kingdom Heritage Trail system as we celebrate a truly collaborative two decade effort to construct over 20-miles of remote hiking trail in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom. Partner organizations, volunteers, and officials will be on hand and the public is invited to attend to learn more about this incredible new trail resource and join us on a series of guided hikes to introduce the new routes. Opening remarks at 9am in downtown Island Pond at the covered footbridge. Guided hikes start at 10 am. 4 pm apres-hike gathering at the Essex House. Maps, snacks, prizes, partner info.
Location: Island Pond, VT