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 Ideride Jump jam will take place on August 4th, the day after the Bike and Brew at Burke Mountain. The jam is located at 1397 Newark St, Newark, VT. Compete for cash and prizes in the pump track challenge, where riders get timed as they race around the pump track. There will also be pro riders jumping till the sun goes down. If you aren't that experienced of a rider have no fear, there are jumps for all abilities and bike games for all ages. For those who just want to watch there will be a food vendor on site and music.
Location: 1397 Newark Street Newark, VT