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.
Over $3,000 in prizes to be won! Buy a $1 ticket for a chance to win 100 prizes!
That's why we call it a penny sale, it's a penny a chance. And you get your prize on the spot. You can win gift certificates for restaurants, stores, pizza, DVD's, oil changes and more. Other prizes you can win include toys, maple syrup, tools, CD's or sunglasses.
Over 300 prizes are featured each year...some useful, some fun, but all exciting! And when you join us, the chances of winning are better than you'll find anywhere else.
There are also silent auction items and super bonus raffle prizes to bid on separately.
FREE admission. Plenty of seats available. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Penny sale proceeds are used to benefit our community!