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.
Hosted by Burke Area Chamber of Commerce and One Burke.
Join us in the park for dinner, free smoothies and get updates on projects from One Burke and Kingdom Trails. Libbey's Meat Market will be on site with the smoker for the pig roast! Dinner includes 8 ounces of pulled pork on a bun with coleslaw, cornbread and some Death by Chocolate for dessert (cost $12 per person).
The Burke Area Chamber of Commerce will be giving out free smoothies with help from students and staff of the East Burke School.
The West Burke Library/Universalist Society will have a bake sale with part of the proceeds going to a local food shelf.
Folks from One Burke will be there to share updates from the Trails & Transportation and Village Revitalization task forces. Info stations will be set up to get community input and ideas for the West Burke Revitalization project.
Kingdom Trails will also be at the event with updates on the Network Capacity Feasibility Study,
Food will be served in to go containers. Limited seating will be available in the park. Please be sure to wear a mask and practice social distancing in the park.
Sponsored by Libbey's Meat Market, Café Lotti, East Burke School, Aldrich’s General Store, Kingdom Trails, West Burke Library, and the Universalist Society of West Burke.
Location: West Burke Village Park, Route 5A, West Burke, VT