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.
Tickets: $27 - Adult, $23 - Senior, $10 - students 18 and under
Discounted tickets for VT State College Faculty, Staff and Students are available. Please call the VSO for more information at (800) VSO-9293.
The Vermont Symphony Orchestra’s annual fall foliage tour, the Made in Vermont Music Festival, visits all corners of our beautiful state. This year several of our extraordinary principal players share the spotlight in music of Vivaldi, Bach, and Mozart. Music Director Jaime Laredo conducts, and solos as well. The program also includes the latest in our growing library of new music by Vermont composers, a commission by Andrew Massey called “Vermont Spring.”
Bach Double Concerto for Oboe & Violin
(Nancy Dimock, oboe; Jaime Laredo, violin
Burrill Phillips Concertpiece for Bassoon & Strings
(Janet Polk, bassoon)
Vivaldi Tempesta di Mare for Flute, Oboe, Bassoon and Strings
(Albert Brouwer, flute; Nancy Dimock, oboe; Janet Polk, bassoon)
Andrew Massey World Premiere Commission
Mozart Concerto No. 2 for Flute
(Albert Brouwer, flute)
Location: Alexander Twilight Theater, Lyndon State College, 1001 College Rd, Lyndonville, VT