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.
NorthWoods is home to a resident Barred Owl, Oberon. Since 2005, when he was hit by a car on I-91 and blinded in one eye, Oberon has resided at the NorthWoods Stewardship Center to serve as an educational ambassador for his wise, often silent and rarely-seen species. An interactive slideshow provides a glimpse into the unique adaptations, habitat, and habits of the owls of Vermont.
Oberon will pay a special visit to Burke Mountain in the Sherburne Base Lodge Thursday, December27 at 6:30pm!
$5 per person-ALL AGES WELCOME!
Location: Burke Mountain, Sherburn Lodge Road, East Burke, VT