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.
Burke Mountain Bike Race is a road bike race consisting of a 3.7 mile Hill Climb in the Green mountains of the Northeast Kingdom. Enjoy premiere Vermont biking and outdoor recreation.
Schedule of Events
Saturday August 31st, 2013:
8:00-9:30 a.m.: Registration and Check-In for Burke Mountain Bike Race at the Sherburne Base Lodge.
10:00 a.m.: Burke Hill Climb Race Starts!
11:30 a.m.: Riders released down the mountain.
12:00 p.m.: Lunch at the Sherburne Base Lodge (Optional).
12:15 p.m.: Awards Ceremony at the Sherburne Base Lodge.
Location: Burke Mountain Ski Area, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT