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.
Its that time of year again folks, it's Pond Skim Time!!
The 31st Annual Pond Skim. This year's theme is... "Surf's Up " ...so break out your best Hawaiian Shirts, Grass Skirts and Lei's, Beach Towels, Board Shorts, Bikinis, Wet suits, Floaties, Zink Oxide Sunscreen, and Shark Repellent BRAH!... Hang'n Ten might hard, but only the Brave will Charge the pond.....However, Barney's ( inexperienced surfers) are always welcome to attempt the Drop In. 1st place man/women receive a 2019/20 Winter Season Pass to Burke Mountain. Prizes also awarded to best costume, best exit and best splash! **Registration closes at 11am or at 50 participants, whichever happens first. Reminder, competitors must be 18 or older.
Location: Burke Mountain Resort, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT