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: $10, kids 5 and under are free.
The Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts (VICA) is proud to host the very first "Vermont Highland Games"! Your ticket gains you entry into all events and workshops (additional ticket required for Haggis dinner). Events will take place throughout the day culminating in a rousing evening performance chock full of dance, tunes, and special guests!
•Performance by the Catamount Pipe Band
•Highland Dance Showcase hosted by Heather Morris of Green Mountain Performing Arts
•Piping Duet Contest (Registration form coming soon)
•Scottish Country/Ceilidh Dance Workshop
•Gaelic Language Workshop
•Bagpipes of Britain and Ireland Lecture
•Traditional Haggis Dinner ** (Additional ticket required **Coming Soon**)
The "Vermont Highland Games" is hosted by the Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts and is supported by the Catamount Pipe Band and Catamount Arts.
Location: Catamount Arts, 115 Eastern Ave., St. Johnsbury, VT