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BURKE AREA EVENTS

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.

 

 


 

July 2019

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July 1, 2019
ShoeFly Trail Explore Series
5:30 PM





The $75 registration fee is for the series. If you’re visiting the area or only in town for one Swarm (that’s what we call our gatherings), we offer a one time only option for $45 (which will include a T if our supply isn’t already exhausted). 

 

The 2019 ShoeFly Trail Exploring Series takes place in beautiful Northern VT/NH. Nestled between Vermont’s Green Mountains and New Hampshire’s Whites, and close to the intersection of Vermont’s I-91 and New Hampshire’s I-93, you’ll find some of the best trails on the East.

Come join us for our 3rd year! The Monthly Series takes place during May, June, July, August 2019. Don’t miss one of the most exciting trail exploring experiences this part of Vermont & New Hampshire has ever known!

Escape the Pavement! Enjoy the Dirt! Roam the Forest! Chow down after each outing with friends and family… then return the next month for more!

The ShoeFly Series features monthly trail exploring (run, walk, hike, explore) for all ages and abilities, and for the just-for-fun to the most competitive crowd.

MAY – JUNE – JULY – AUGUST 2019

Monthly series distances: 1 Mile Walk, 5K & 10K Trail Routes for Running, Walking or General Exploration.

The Series takes place in Northern VT/NH on these incredible trail destinations:

*Kingdom Trails, East Burke, VT
*PRKR Mountain & Regional Trails, Littleton, NH

 


Location: Kingdom Trails, East Burke, VT Map it

Website: http://www.shoeflytrailexplore.org




July 1, 2019
VSS Monday Night Gravel Ride
6:00 PM





Every Monday night we will be leading group rides rain or shine to explore some of the most beautiful back roads in the Northeast Kingdom. Rides will start and end at our Trailside location and will last for about an hour and a half, all abilities welcome!

Rentals will be available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.  


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/429107611204265




July 2, 2019 - July 3, 2019
Circus Smirkus Big Top Tour!





 Shows at 1PM & 6PM.
Tickets for "Circus Smirkus presents Carnival" will be on sale beginning May 1st.
Ladies and Gentlemen, girls and boys! Step right up because the Circus is in town - and this year, our theme is the great American Carnival! In a fast-moving world, our show is inspired by the elegance of the carousel ride, the thrill of the roller coaster, and games of chance and skill that have long inspired young and old alike! You’ll see our troupers run for their lives through the haunted mansion, try their luck at the ring toss, balance their way through the house of fun, and discover romance in the tunnel of love! Circus Smirkus’ 2019 show Carnival is coming to town; step right up and join in the fun!

This year's Troupe is comprised of 30 hardworking and talented teenagers ages 11-18 who come from Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maine, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont, Washington and Canada.

Circus Smirkus is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Organization whose mission is to promote the skills, culture and traditions of the traveling circus, inspiring youth to engage in life-changing adventures in the circus arts. Tickets revenue from these events goes back into developing circus programming for The Big Top Tour, Smirkus Camp, & Ringmaster Residency programs.


Location: Green Mountain Mall, Memorial Drive, St. Johnsbury, VT Map it

Phone: 877-SMIRKUS
Website: http://www.smirkus.org




July 2, 2019
KT Kids Rides
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





 

This is a guided ride on the Kingdom Trails network for kids from ages 8-14. Your child must arrive equipped with a safely functioning bike that has at least 6 gear options, and hand brakes. As well as proper attire, a bike helmet, water and nutrition that they can carry themselves.
Parents are welcome to join the fun, but it is not necessary, unless your child needs one on one attention or there is a question as to whether they may be able to stay with the group.
Participation is free for Kingdom Trails members and $5 for non- KT members.
Ride locations will vary weekly (on the KT Network and the Burke Mountain Bike Park) and each monthly schedule is posted on the KT Kids Ride Facebook page and through email. Drop off and pick up locations vary week to week.
The ride may be cancelled due to wet conditions or forecasted rain/lightening. That will be posted by noon of the day of the ride, once again by Facebook and email.  


Location: drop off and pick up locations vary Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KTkidsride/




July 2, 2019
Yoga
6:00 PM





 Join us on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for yoga.


Location: Cafe Lotti, 603 Route 114 East Burke Village, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cafelottivt




July 3, 2019 - July 9, 2019
TourX New England





 Join us for what will be the most epic cycling adventure you have yet to experience! TourXNewEnland is a 6 day test of physical fitness, bicycle prowess, and adventure through some of the most beautiful and iconic parts of New England, finishing just south of the Canadian border in Vermont.

 

The ride will start at the center of the Litchfield Hills in CT. From there on the first day you will follow along both dirt and paved roads through Northwest, CT finishing in Great Barrington, MA. The next day you will awake to venture out to the Brattleboro, VT area where along the way you will be riding portions of the famous (and famously challenging) D2R2. On the third day you head straight north to beautiful and “quintessentially Vermont” Woodstock and the final day of the point-to-point portion of the ride you will depart Woodstock to finish in East Burke, VT.


Location: Kingdom Cycling and Experiences, 2074 Darling Hill Road Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/720438494981256/




July 3, 2019
Women's Ride Wednesdays
5:30 PM





 Join us every Wednesday evening for group rides of ALL ability levels! Rides leave from our Trailside location at 5:30PM. Stick around afterwards for beers and camaraderie at The Hub Trailside.
Rentals are available on site! Call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
See you there!


Location: Meet at Village Sport shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill rd. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8448
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/604318546715031




July 4, 2019
Thursday Night Men's Ride
5:00 PM





 The Men's ride meets at 5PM at our Trailside location and hits the trail at 5:15PM. This is a casual "no man left behind" style ride, starting with beginner singletrack and progressing to more advanced terrain as the season goes on. Beer and camaraderie to follow at The Hub Trailside!
Rentals are also available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
We'll see you there!


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8444
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2262657020469771




July 5, 2019
4th of July Celebration!
5:00 PM





 Enjoy one of the largest fireworks displays in the Northeast Kingdom with TONS of family fun, live music, scenic chairlift rides, and great food all happening at the Sherburne Base Lodge.
Gates open at 5pm
$5.00/per person
Scenic chairlift rides until 7pm ($5.00/pp)
Free Bounce House, Children's Coloring Contest, and Balloon toss!
Great Food and Live music by the TBD from 7-10pm
Fireworks go off at dusk!


Location: Burke Mountain Resort, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road East Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-7300
Website: http://www.skiburke.com




July 5, 2019
Lyndon Farmers' Market
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM





The Lyndon Farmers’ Market has been operating for nearly ten years, and has grown to provide one of the most enjoyable farmers market experiences in the Northeast Kingdom. Over 15 vendors meet every Friday afternoon at beautiful Bandstand Park from May through October. We sell locally grown and made Vermont products, including fresh vegetables and fruits, quality meats, eggs, artisan breads, baked goods, ethnic foods, herbs, plants, flowers, arts and crafts, and maple syrup. Bandstand Park is filled with large shade trees, a fountain, and plenty of room for kids to run and play while parents stroll from tasty cinnamon buns to crisp lettuce and brightly colored carrots. We offer live music every week performed by local musicians. Come and visit us as soon and as often as you can!
 


Location: Bandstand Park on Main St. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/lyndonmarket




July 5, 2019 - July 6, 2019
Maxxis Eastern States Cup presented by Clif





 The MAXXIS Eastern States Cup was developed in 2010 as a USA Cycling Eastern Regional Downhill MTB Championship Series and featured two USA Cycling State Championships. This proved to be a popular formula with racers and venues.
http://www.easternstatescup.com

 


Location: Burke Bike Park, Sherburne Lodge Rd. East Burke, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/422166581912576/




July 6, 2019
Annual Burklyn Arts Summer Craft Fair
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM





Craft fair featuring work by over 60 juried Vermont artists. Raffle table, luncheon, and baked goods.
 


Location: Bandstand Park, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Email: burklynarts40@gmail.com
Website: https://www.burklyn-arts.org




July 6, 2019
St. Johnsbury Farmers' Market
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM





Lots or local produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, poultry, maple syrup, hand crafts, music and more!


Location: Pearl St (behind Anthony's Diner) St. Johnsbury VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/St.J.Farmers.Market




July 8, 2019
VSS Monday Night Gravel Ride
6:00 PM





Every Monday night we will be leading group rides rain or shine to explore some of the most beautiful back roads in the Northeast Kingdom. Rides will start and end at our Trailside location and will last for about an hour and a half, all abilities welcome!

Rentals will be available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.  


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/429107611204265




July 9, 2019
KT Kids Rides
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





 

This is a guided ride on the Kingdom Trails network for kids from ages 8-14. Your child must arrive equipped with a safely functioning bike that has at least 6 gear options, and hand brakes. As well as proper attire, a bike helmet, water and nutrition that they can carry themselves.
Parents are welcome to join the fun, but it is not necessary, unless your child needs one on one attention or there is a question as to whether they may be able to stay with the group.
Participation is free for Kingdom Trails members and $5 for non- KT members.
Ride locations will vary weekly (on the KT Network and the Burke Mountain Bike Park) and each monthly schedule is posted on the KT Kids Ride Facebook page and through email. Drop off and pick up locations vary week to week.
The ride may be cancelled due to wet conditions or forecasted rain/lightening. That will be posted by noon of the day of the ride, once again by Facebook and email.  


Location: drop off and pick up locations vary Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KTkidsride/




July 9, 2019
Yoga
6:00 PM





 Join us on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for yoga.


Location: Cafe Lotti, 603 Route 114 East Burke Village, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cafelottivt




July 10, 2019
Women's Ride Wednesdays
5:30 PM





 Join us every Wednesday evening for group rides of ALL ability levels! Rides leave from our Trailside location at 5:30PM. Stick around afterwards for beers and camaraderie at The Hub Trailside.
Rentals are available on site! Call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
See you there!


Location: Meet at Village Sport shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill rd. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8448
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/604318546715031




July 11, 2019
Thursday Night Men's Ride
5:00 PM





 The Men's ride meets at 5PM at our Trailside location and hits the trail at 5:15PM. This is a casual "no man left behind" style ride, starting with beginner singletrack and progressing to more advanced terrain as the season goes on. Beer and camaraderie to follow at The Hub Trailside!
Rentals are also available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
We'll see you there!


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8444
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2262657020469771




July 11, 2019 - July 14, 2019
Winnie The Pooh





 Kids 7 years old and under perform in the production of Winnie the Pooh.


Location: Vermont Children's Theater, 2283 Darling Hill Rd. Lyndonville , VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-5358
Email: info@vermontchildrenstheater.com




July 12, 2019 - July 14, 2019
Clyde River Campsites Volunteer Weekend





 Build picnic tables, privies, sign-in boxes, and tent pads for two campsites in our backyard along the beautiful Clyde River – a wildlife rich river in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom. Volunteers will be invited to pitch tents in the meadow or near the lean-to which we will be using as project headquarters.

 

Register at:

https://www.northernforestcanoetrail.org/stewardship/waterway-work-trips/


Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT Map it

Website: https://www.northwoodscenter.org/wordpress/event/clyde-river-campsites-volunteer-weekend/




July 12, 2019
Lyndon Farmers' Market
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM





The Lyndon Farmers’ Market has been operating for nearly ten years, and has grown to provide one of the most enjoyable farmers market experiences in the Northeast Kingdom. Over 15 vendors meet every Friday afternoon at beautiful Bandstand Park from May through October. We sell locally grown and made Vermont products, including fresh vegetables and fruits, quality meats, eggs, artisan breads, baked goods, ethnic foods, herbs, plants, flowers, arts and crafts, and maple syrup. Bandstand Park is filled with large shade trees, a fountain, and plenty of room for kids to run and play while parents stroll from tasty cinnamon buns to crisp lettuce and brightly colored carrots. We offer live music every week performed by local musicians. Come and visit us as soon and as often as you can!
 


Location: Bandstand Park on Main St. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/lyndonmarket




July 12, 2019
SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers





 NEW FOR 2019 - SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers

$80 per person - tuition only


The 8-hour SOLO First Aid course is specifically designed to provide students with the skills to safely assess and provide temporary treatment of common outdoor injuries until EMS arrives.

 Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides is proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO wilderness medicine courses in Northern Vermont. The two-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course is SOLO's most popular creating a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Initially offered in 1975, this course was the first of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. SOLO CPR certification is included as a part of all WFA courses. This is a great course for mountain bikers, hikers, climbers, backpackers, backcountry skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts who venture out for day and weekend trips. The WFA may be used to recertify your SOLO WFR. Please email us for additional course registration materials.


Location: Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides, East Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-274-4112
Email: kamountainguides@gmail.com
Website: http://www.kamountainguides.com/services.html




July 13, 2019
Farmstand Grand Opening
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM






Join us for the grand opening of the Firefly Farm at Burke Hollow Farmstand. The grand opening will be 10am to 2pm, and the farmstand will remain open until 7pm. There will be produce, maple syrup, sampling, kids activities (including a story and craft at 11am and an ongoing scavenger hunt), an opportunity to sign up for the CSA, tours of the farm, and a chance to meet the farmers.

 


Location: Firefly Farm at Burke Hollow, 307 Sugarhouse Rd., West Burke, VT Map it

Email: fireflyfarmburkehollow@gmail.com
Website: http://www.fireflyfarmburkehollow.com




July 13, 2019
St. Johnsbury Farmers' Market
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM





Lots or local produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, poultry, maple syrup, hand crafts, music and more!


Location: Pearl St (behind Anthony's Diner) St. Johnsbury VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/St.J.Farmers.Market




July 14, 2019
Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM





Peter Karp w/ Subject to Change. Peter John Downing Karp is an American roots/blues singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. Known as the songwriter’s songwriter, Peter Karp is a multi-instrumentalist whose Roots Rock style, mixed with Blues and Folk humor, give a unique and unusual look at life’s sometimes happy, sometimes sad reality.
Website: https://peterkarp.com/home
Youtube: https://youtu.be/LATIxM7ziBI
Genre: Americana Blues
Home Town: Lieper's Fork, TN

 The Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series will return for the third year to Dog Mountain, a breathtaking 150-acre, dog-friendly destination in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom Rural Enterprise Assistance Project Zone. Through vibrant and diverse arts programming, the 2019 series will continue to re-animate this former industrial area and bring together “St. Jay” residents of all walks of life to support the growth of a sustainable, year-round local creative economy.

Presented by Catamount Arts, a nonprofit full-service arts center dedicated to promoting the arts throughout northern Vermont and New Hampshire, encouraging appreciation, participation and cultivation of the arts as an integral part of community life, in partnership with Friends of Dog Mountain, Town of St. Johnsbury/St. Johnsbury Police Department, St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce, KCP Presents and Northern Vermont University - Lyndon.


Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Rd. St. Johnsbury, VT Map it

Phone: 802-748-2600
Website: http://concerts.levittamp.org/stjohnsbury




July 15, 2019
VSS Monday Night Gravel Ride
6:00 PM





Every Monday night we will be leading group rides rain or shine to explore some of the most beautiful back roads in the Northeast Kingdom. Rides will start and end at our Trailside location and will last for about an hour and a half, all abilities welcome!

Rentals will be available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.  


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/429107611204265




July 16, 2019
KT Kids Rides
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





 

This is a guided ride on the Kingdom Trails network for kids from ages 8-14. Your child must arrive equipped with a safely functioning bike that has at least 6 gear options, and hand brakes. As well as proper attire, a bike helmet, water and nutrition that they can carry themselves.
Parents are welcome to join the fun, but it is not necessary, unless your child needs one on one attention or there is a question as to whether they may be able to stay with the group.
Participation is free for Kingdom Trails members and $5 for non- KT members.
Ride locations will vary weekly (on the KT Network and the Burke Mountain Bike Park) and each monthly schedule is posted on the KT Kids Ride Facebook page and through email. Drop off and pick up locations vary week to week.
The ride may be cancelled due to wet conditions or forecasted rain/lightening. That will be posted by noon of the day of the ride, once again by Facebook and email.  


Location: drop off and pick up locations vary Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KTkidsride/




July 16, 2019
Nunavut: An Arctic Shorebird Study
6:00 PM





 Eloise Girard studied applied ecology in Quebec and has 10 years of field experience working with Ducks Unlimited, the Canadian Wildlife Service and different universities. In 2013 she was hired as a contractor for the Canadian Wildlife Service and spent 2 months taking part in a long term study on shorebirds in Nunavut, the Canadian Arctic. She will share her experience living in a remote camp and also address elements that are impacting the shorebird population in the region.

 


Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT Map it

Website: https://www.northwoodscenter.org/wordpress/event/nunavut-an-arctic-shorebird-study/




July 16, 2019
Sunset and Full Moon Paddle
7:30 PM





 $10. In the heat of the summer we invite you to take some paddle strokes with us as the sun closes out the day with a fiery show of brilliance and the full moon rises. The Clyde River hosts diverse wildlife such as osprey, trout, salmon, perch, and beavers as well as various other bird and aquatic plant species. We look forward to enjoying the hum of the evening with you. We will meet at the NorthWoods Lodge before heading down to the River!

 


Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT Map it

Website: https://www.northwoodscenter.org/wordpress/event/sunset-full-moon-paddle/




July 16, 2019
Yoga
6:00 PM





 Join us on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for yoga.


Location: Cafe Lotti, 603 Route 114 East Burke Village, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cafelottivt




July 17, 2019
Women's Ride Wednesdays
5:30 PM





 Join us every Wednesday evening for group rides of ALL ability levels! Rides leave from our Trailside location at 5:30PM. Stick around afterwards for beers and camaraderie at The Hub Trailside.
Rentals are available on site! Call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
See you there!


Location: Meet at Village Sport shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill rd. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8448
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/604318546715031




July 18, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Elf the Musical, Junior





 Kids in grades 5-8 perform.

 


Location: Vermont Children's Theater, 2283 Darling Hill Rd., Lyndonville Map it

Phone: 802-626-5358
Email: info@vermontchildrenstheater.com




July 18, 2019
Farm Story Hour
10:00 AM





 Join us at Firefly Farm, for a series of five story hours throughout the summer and fall. All the story hours are specifically designed for kids ages three to six; however, older and younger siblings are welcome. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. There is no charge for attending the story hour, but there will be a donation jar to cover supply costs. Suggested donation is $2 per child. If possible, please RSVP to 535-2876 or fireflyfarmburkehollow@gmail.com.

 


Location: Firefly Farm at Burke Hollow, 307 Sugarhouse Rd., West Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-535-2876
Email: fireflyfarmburkehollow@gmail.com
Website: http://www.fireflyfarmburkehollow.com




July 18, 2019
Thursday Night Men's Ride
5:00 PM





 The Men's ride meets at 5PM at our Trailside location and hits the trail at 5:15PM. This is a casual "no man left behind" style ride, starting with beginner singletrack and progressing to more advanced terrain as the season goes on. Beer and camaraderie to follow at The Hub Trailside!
Rentals are also available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
We'll see you there!


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8444
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2262657020469771




July 19, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Kingdom Cycling & Experiences: ‎Conquer the Kingdom - MTB Skills Weekend





 Take your riding to the next level with a mountain bike skills building weekend for both men and women of most ages and ability levels. Our experienced instructors will ensure you are taught proper techniques to improve your skills while having a great time in small groups. This weekend will be perfect for those interested in mountain bike skills building with individual attention and small group sizes, ample riding time, time to enjoy other authentic parts of mountain biking in the Kingdom, and, of course, FUN!

All abilities welcome from absolute beginners to intermediate / advanced riders
Great for most ages (16+)
perfect for you IF: You love riding your mountain bike, meeting new people and want to become a better more confident rider!
Registration INCLUDES a Cannondale demo bike (based on availability)


Location: Kingdom Cycling & Experiences, 2074 Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/254804878542134/




July 19, 2019
Lyndon Farmers' Market
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM





The Lyndon Farmers’ Market has been operating for nearly ten years, and has grown to provide one of the most enjoyable farmers market experiences in the Northeast Kingdom. Over 15 vendors meet every Friday afternoon at beautiful Bandstand Park from May through October. We sell locally grown and made Vermont products, including fresh vegetables and fruits, quality meats, eggs, artisan breads, baked goods, ethnic foods, herbs, plants, flowers, arts and crafts, and maple syrup. Bandstand Park is filled with large shade trees, a fountain, and plenty of room for kids to run and play while parents stroll from tasty cinnamon buns to crisp lettuce and brightly colored carrots. We offer live music every week performed by local musicians. Come and visit us as soon and as often as you can!
 


Location: Bandstand Park on Main St. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/lyndonmarket




July 19, 2019
SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers





 NEW FOR 2019 - SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers

$80 per person - tuition only


The 8-hour SOLO First Aid course is specifically designed to provide students with the skills to safely assess and provide temporary treatment of common outdoor injuries until EMS arrives.

 Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides is proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO wilderness medicine courses in Northern Vermont. The two-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course is SOLO's most popular creating a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Initially offered in 1975, this course was the first of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. SOLO CPR certification is included as a part of all WFA courses. This is a great course for mountain bikers, hikers, climbers, backpackers, backcountry skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts who venture out for day and weekend trips. The WFA may be used to recertify your SOLO WFR. Please email us for additional course registration materials.


Location: Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides, East Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-274-4112
Email: kamountainguides@gmail.com
Website: http://www.kamountainguides.com/services.html




July 20, 2019
Intermediate Skills Clinic: Cornering
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM





 Join us for an intermediate skills clinic, focused mainly on CORNERING. Appropriate for ages 16+

 

Some skills that may be covered:

CORNERING
Cornering at advanced speed
Descending at advanced speed
Descending with obstacles
Advanced climbing
Choosing smart lines while descending and climbing
Sample schedule:

9 am: Bike check, meet your instructor, etc.
9:30 - 12: Morning skills instruction, mainly on the trails
12 - 1: Lunch break (Lunch is included)
1 - 4: Afternoon ride for skills application and reinforcement


Location: Kingdom Cycling and Experiences, 2074 Darling Hill Road Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/818586018514869/




July 20, 2019
St. Johnsbury Farmers' Market
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM





Lots or local produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, poultry, maple syrup, hand crafts, music and more!


Location: Pearl St (behind Anthony's Diner) St. Johnsbury VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/St.J.Farmers.Market




July 20, 2019
Stars & Stripes Festival





 Parade, vendors, food, music and more!

If you would like to be a vendor in Bandstand Park for the day, the fee is only $35.00 for a 10 by 10 foot space. Having a float in the parade is a great way to promote or celebrate your business or organization to the thousands of spectators who line the parade route. Vendor and float forms are available online at www.lyndonvermont.com. You can also pick them up and drop them off at the Cobleigh Library or call 626-9696 to have them mailed to you.  


Location: Downtown Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-9696
Website: http://www.lyndonvermont.com




July 20, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Wilderness First Aid & SOLO CPR Certification





Advance registration required.  $175 per person - tuition only.

 Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides is proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO wilderness medicine courses in Northern Vermont. The two-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course is SOLO's most popular creating a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Initially offered in 1975, this course was the first of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. SOLO CPR certification is included as a part of all WFA courses. This is a great course for mountain bikers, hikers, climbers, backpackers, backcountry skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts who venture out for day and weekend trips. The WFA may be used to recertify your SOLO WFR. Please email us for additional course registration materials.


Location: Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides, East Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-274-4112
Email: kamountainguides@gmail.com
Website: http://www.kamountainguides.com/services.html




July 21, 2019
Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM





 Albannach
Website: http://www.albannachmusic.com
Youtube: https://youtu.be/JdB7igVLChY
Genre: Celtic Tribal
Home Town: Glasgow, Scotland

Albannach is Scots-Gaelic for "Scottish" or "Scotsman". That's exactly what we are - born and bred in Scotland, our purpose in life is to share our intriguing culture, history and heritage with you by means of our music.

 The Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series will return for the third year to Dog Mountain, a breathtaking 150-acre, dog-friendly destination in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom Rural Enterprise Assistance Project Zone. Through vibrant and diverse arts programming, the 2019 series will continue to re-animate this former industrial area and bring together “St. Jay” residents of all walks of life to support the growth of a sustainable, year-round local creative economy.

Presented by Catamount Arts, a nonprofit full-service arts center dedicated to promoting the arts throughout northern Vermont and New Hampshire, encouraging appreciation, participation and cultivation of the arts as an integral part of community life, in partnership with Friends of Dog Mountain, Town of St. Johnsbury/St. Johnsbury Police Department, St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce, KCP Presents and Northern Vermont University - Lyndon.


Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Rd. St. Johnsbury, VT Map it

Phone: 802-748-2600
Website: http://concerts.levittamp.org/stjohnsbury




July 22, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Momentum Mountain Bike Sleep Away Camp: Grades 7 - 9





 Our goal in this camp is to create an experience that goes beyond just having a good time on two wheels (however that is hugely important!). We went to create a camp that will leave children feeling more confident, empowered, knowledgeable and independent.

 

In this year’s curriculum we will be going beyond the bike with expert elective clinics on:

- Mindfulness
- Introduction to healthy nutrition and cooking
- Action sports photography basics
- Active Stretching AKA Yoga
- Spanish Language Lessons with Middlebury College graduate
- Coaching 101 – How to help to structure your riding to balance longevity and performance
- Bicycle Mechanics
- SAT Prep

All of these clinics are incorporated to help create well-balanced and healthy habits to fuel a long life of fun and industriousness!


Location: Kingdom Cycling and Experiences, 2074 Darling Hill Road Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.kingdomexperiences.com




July 22, 2019
VSS Monday Night Gravel Ride
6:00 PM





Every Monday night we will be leading group rides rain or shine to explore some of the most beautiful back roads in the Northeast Kingdom. Rides will start and end at our Trailside location and will last for about an hour and a half, all abilities welcome!

Rentals will be available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.  


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/429107611204265




July 23, 2019
KT Kids Rides
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





 

This is a guided ride on the Kingdom Trails network for kids from ages 8-14. Your child must arrive equipped with a safely functioning bike that has at least 6 gear options, and hand brakes. As well as proper attire, a bike helmet, water and nutrition that they can carry themselves.
Parents are welcome to join the fun, but it is not necessary, unless your child needs one on one attention or there is a question as to whether they may be able to stay with the group.
Participation is free for Kingdom Trails members and $5 for non- KT members.
Ride locations will vary weekly (on the KT Network and the Burke Mountain Bike Park) and each monthly schedule is posted on the KT Kids Ride Facebook page and through email. Drop off and pick up locations vary week to week.
The ride may be cancelled due to wet conditions or forecasted rain/lightening. That will be posted by noon of the day of the ride, once again by Facebook and email.  


Location: drop off and pick up locations vary Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KTkidsride/




July 23, 2019
Yoga
6:00 PM





 Join us on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for yoga.


Location: Cafe Lotti, 603 Route 114 East Burke Village, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cafelottivt




July 24, 2019
Women's Ride Wednesdays
5:30 PM





 Join us every Wednesday evening for group rides of ALL ability levels! Rides leave from our Trailside location at 5:30PM. Stick around afterwards for beers and camaraderie at The Hub Trailside.
Rentals are available on site! Call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
See you there!


Location: Meet at Village Sport shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill rd. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8448
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/604318546715031




July 25, 2019 - July 28, 2019
Newsies





 Kids in grades 9-12 perform.

 


Location: Vermont Children's Theater, 2283 Darling Hill Rd., Lyndonville Map it

Phone: 802-626-5358
Email: info@vermontchildrenstheater.com




July 25, 2019
Thursday Night Men's Ride
5:00 PM





 The Men's ride meets at 5PM at our Trailside location and hits the trail at 5:15PM. This is a casual "no man left behind" style ride, starting with beginner singletrack and progressing to more advanced terrain as the season goes on. Beer and camaraderie to follow at The Hub Trailside!
Rentals are also available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
We'll see you there!


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8444
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2262657020469771




July 26, 2019
Lyndon Farmers' Market
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM





The Lyndon Farmers’ Market has been operating for nearly ten years, and has grown to provide one of the most enjoyable farmers market experiences in the Northeast Kingdom. Over 15 vendors meet every Friday afternoon at beautiful Bandstand Park from May through October. We sell locally grown and made Vermont products, including fresh vegetables and fruits, quality meats, eggs, artisan breads, baked goods, ethnic foods, herbs, plants, flowers, arts and crafts, and maple syrup. Bandstand Park is filled with large shade trees, a fountain, and plenty of room for kids to run and play while parents stroll from tasty cinnamon buns to crisp lettuce and brightly colored carrots. We offer live music every week performed by local musicians. Come and visit us as soon and as often as you can!
 


Location: Bandstand Park on Main St. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/lyndonmarket




July 26, 2019
SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers





 NEW FOR 2019 - SOLO First Aid Certification for Hikers & Bikers

$80 per person - tuition only


The 8-hour SOLO First Aid course is specifically designed to provide students with the skills to safely assess and provide temporary treatment of common outdoor injuries until EMS arrives.

 Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides is proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO wilderness medicine courses in Northern Vermont. The two-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course is SOLO's most popular creating a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Initially offered in 1975, this course was the first of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. SOLO CPR certification is included as a part of all WFA courses. This is a great course for mountain bikers, hikers, climbers, backpackers, backcountry skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts who venture out for day and weekend trips. The WFA may be used to recertify your SOLO WFR. Please email us for additional course registration materials.


Location: Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides, East Burke, VT Map it

Phone: 802-274-4112
Email: kamountainguides@gmail.com
Website: http://www.kamountainguides.com/services.html




July 27, 2019
St. Johnsbury Farmers' Market
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM





Lots or local produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, poultry, maple syrup, hand crafts, music and more!


Location: Pearl St (behind Anthony's Diner) St. Johnsbury VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/St.J.Farmers.Market




July 28, 2019
Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM





 B2Wins
Website: http://brazilian2wins.com/
Youtube: https://youtu.be/XH76O4m9pKI
Genre: Rock-Pop
Home Town: Rio de Janiero, Brazil - Currently Midwest United States

B2wins. Short for Brazilian Twins, this high energy entertainment group continues to captivate audiences worldwide with its unique sound and engaging, unforgettable live show. Led by charismatic Twin brothers from Rio de Janiero on electric violin and ukulele, their live show is a hybrid mix of rock concert, jam session, dance party, and stand-up comedy.

The Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series will return for the third year to Dog Mountain, a breathtaking 150-acre, dog-friendly destination in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom Rural Enterprise Assistance Project Zone. Through vibrant and diverse arts programming, the 2019 series will continue to re-animate this former industrial area and bring together “St. Jay” residents of all walks of life to support the growth of a sustainable, year-round local creative economy.

Presented by Catamount Arts, a nonprofit full-service arts center dedicated to promoting the arts throughout northern Vermont and New Hampshire, encouraging appreciation, participation and cultivation of the arts as an integral part of community life, in partnership with Friends of Dog Mountain, Town of St. Johnsbury/St. Johnsbury Police Department, St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce, KCP Presents and Northern Vermont University - Lyndon.
 


Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Rd. St. Johnsbury, VT Map it

Phone: 802-748-2600
Website: http://concerts.levittamp.org/stjohnsbury




July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019
Momentum Mountain Bike Sleep Away Camp: Grades 9 - 12





 Our goal in this camp is to create an experience that goes beyond just having a good time on two wheels (however that is hugely important!). We went to create a camp that will leave children feeling more confident, empowered, knowledgeable and independent.

In this year’s curriculum we will be going beyond the bike with expert elective clinics on:

- Mindfulness
- Introduction to healthy nutrition and cooking
- Action sports photography basics
- Active Stretching AKA Yoga
- Spanish Language Lessons with Middlebury College graduate
- Coaching 101 – How to help to structure your riding to balance longevity and performance
- Bicycle Mechanics
- SAT Prep

All of these clinics are incorporated to help create well-balanced and healthy habits to fuel a long life of fun and industriousness!


Location: Kingdom Cycling and Experiences, 2074 Darling Hill Road Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.kingdomexperiences.com




July 29, 2019
ShoeFly Trail Explore Series
5:30 PM





The $75 registration fee is for the series. If you’re visiting the area or only in town for one Swarm (that’s what we call our gatherings), we offer a one time only option for $45 (which will include a T if our supply isn’t already exhausted). 

 

The 2019 ShoeFly Trail Exploring Series takes place in beautiful Northern VT/NH. Nestled between Vermont’s Green Mountains and New Hampshire’s Whites, and close to the intersection of Vermont’s I-91 and New Hampshire’s I-93, you’ll find some of the best trails on the East.

Come join us for our 3rd year! The Monthly Series takes place during May, June, July, August 2019. Don’t miss one of the most exciting trail exploring experiences this part of Vermont & New Hampshire has ever known!

Escape the Pavement! Enjoy the Dirt! Roam the Forest! Chow down after each outing with friends and family… then return the next month for more!

The ShoeFly Series features monthly trail exploring (run, walk, hike, explore) for all ages and abilities, and for the just-for-fun to the most competitive crowd.

MAY – JUNE – JULY – AUGUST 2019

Monthly series distances: 1 Mile Walk, 5K & 10K Trail Routes for Running, Walking or General Exploration.

The Series takes place in Northern VT/NH on these incredible trail destinations:

*Kingdom Trails, East Burke, VT
*PRKR Mountain & Regional Trails, Littleton, NH

 


Location: Kingdom Trails, East Burke, VT Map it

Website: http://www.shoeflytrailexplore.org




July 29, 2019
VSS Monday Night Gravel Ride
6:00 PM





Every Monday night we will be leading group rides rain or shine to explore some of the most beautiful back roads in the Northeast Kingdom. Rides will start and end at our Trailside location and will last for about an hour and a half, all abilities welcome!

Rentals will be available on site, call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.  


Location: Village Sport Shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/429107611204265




July 30, 2019
KT Kids Rides
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM





 

This is a guided ride on the Kingdom Trails network for kids from ages 8-14. Your child must arrive equipped with a safely functioning bike that has at least 6 gear options, and hand brakes. As well as proper attire, a bike helmet, water and nutrition that they can carry themselves.
Parents are welcome to join the fun, but it is not necessary, unless your child needs one on one attention or there is a question as to whether they may be able to stay with the group.
Participation is free for Kingdom Trails members and $5 for non- KT members.
Ride locations will vary weekly (on the KT Network and the Burke Mountain Bike Park) and each monthly schedule is posted on the KT Kids Ride Facebook page and through email. Drop off and pick up locations vary week to week.
The ride may be cancelled due to wet conditions or forecasted rain/lightening. That will be posted by noon of the day of the ride, once again by Facebook and email.  


Location: drop off and pick up locations vary Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KTkidsride/




July 30, 2019
Yoga
6:00 PM





 Join us on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for yoga.


Location: Cafe Lotti, 603 Route 114 East Burke Village, VT Map it

Website: https://www.facebook.com/cafelottivt




July 31, 2019
Women's Ride Wednesdays
5:30 PM





 Join us every Wednesday evening for group rides of ALL ability levels! Rides leave from our Trailside location at 5:30PM. Stick around afterwards for beers and camaraderie at The Hub Trailside.
Rentals are available on site! Call Trailside at (802)626-8444 for details and reservations.
See you there!


Location: Meet at Village Sport shop Trailside, 2099 Darling Hill rd. Lyndonville, VT Map it

Phone: 802-626-8448
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/604318546715031




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