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 6th annual Chili Cookoff and Skate Jam - open to everyone.
Try a variety of chilis cooked by community chefs and help choose a winner! There will also be a raffle, skate jam and other activities.
Admission for the chili cookoff is $5.00 to taste all the chilis. Soft drinks for sale.
To find out how to enter your best chili creation and compete for prizes and bragging rights - contact Katy Ebner at (617) 548-8249 or by email at Katheryn.Ebner@lyndonstate.edu
There is a fee to enter chili.
Skate jam will be held on the UPRISE skate park - prizes and swag for a small fee.
Good food, fun and great company - you can't beat that. All proceeds benefit the Lyndon Outing Club. Thank you for support and we'll see you on the hill.
Location: Lyndon Outing Club, intersection of Hill St and Lily Pond Rd. Lyndonville, VT