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.
This is a magical journey aboard heated vintage train coaches where the Magic of Christmas comes alive.
The Magic of Christmas Comes Alive… The family tradition continues. Join us aboard heated vintage coaches as we travel North to pick up lively elves, Mrs. Claus, and of course, Santa. Enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, served by a chef and servers, and caroling all the way. A special surprise for passengers of all ages. Pajamas are encouraged. Advance tickets are required to attend this special event.North Pole Polar Express Train ride with Santa Claus. Reservations beginning late September. Departure times: 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm.
Pre-paid tickets required and can be purchased at http://www.thelyndonfreighthouse.com/train.php
Location: The Lyndon Freighthouse 1000 Broad Street Lyndonville, VT