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.
The sledding hill is open every Saturday and daily during holiday periods from 5-8pm. Located in front of the Sherburne Base Lodge, parents can relax at the Tamarack Grill, overlooking the lighted hill, while the kids enjoy supervised sledding. $5 per person-includes sled rental. Helmets are required - rentals are available for $5 each, or wear your own.
Open Daily through the following holiday periods:
•February 16-23, 2013
Location: Burke Mountain Ski Area, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT