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.
On Monday, March 3, Q Burke Mountain Resort and the Burke Recreation and Education Fund (dba Kingdom Kids) are coming together to create a fun-filled day for our local youth on the slopes. There will be skiing and snowboarding, games, contests and a visit from Burkie the Bear. The event will take place from 9am - 4pm for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
$10.00 full-day lift tickets for youth K-8th grade
$10.00 full-day lift ticket for chaperone
$15.00 full-day lift ticket and rental package
$8.00 group lessons (pre-registration is required), signed form must be submitted by February 28th
Those interested in pre-registering for lessons may visit www.skiburke.com to download the form and return to the Sherburne Base Lodge.
Location: QBurke Mountain Resort, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT