Visitor Events

There is something always happening in the Northeast Kingdom!

Calendar



UPCOMING EVENTS


3rd Annual 5K Wild Turkey Run or Walk
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2023
Time: 8:00 am
Location: CrossCycle Fitness & Adventures, 83 Kirby Rd, East Burke, VT

Inquisitive Readers Book Club
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenuaeum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

EK Duo
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: York Street Meeting House, 153 York Street, Lyndon, VT

Winter Dance Recital
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

Holiday Magic Tree Lighting
Date: Friday, December 1, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Main Street, Island Pond, VT

Sierra St. Francis Gallery Opening Reception
Date: Friday, December 1, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: S. Johnsbury Atheneumm, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

The Little Prince
Date: Friday, December 1, 2023
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury School, 257 Western Ave., St. Johnsbury, VT

Northsong Christmas Concert
Date: Friday, December 1, 2023
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Newport United Church, 63 3rd St, Newport, VT

75th Annual Holiday Concert
Date: Friday, December 1, 2023
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: South Church, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Christmas Bazaar
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: First Congregational Church, 123 E Church St, East Hardwick, VT

Christkindlemarket Sale
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Third Congregational Church, 1095 US-2 E, East St. Johnsbury, VT

Coventry Holiday Craft & Gift Fair
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Coventry Village School, 348 US-5, Coventry, VT

Burklyn Arts Council's Juried Winter Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts' ArtPort, Green Mountain Mall, 2000 Memorial Drive, St. Johnsbury Center, VT

Holiday Bazaar Craft and Vendor Fair
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, 2000 Memorial Dr #14, St Johnsbury, VT

Lunenburg Gingerbread Bazaar
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Lunenburg Elementary School, 49 Bobbin Mill Road, Lunenburg, VT

Wintermarket 2023
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St, Greensboro, VT

Holiday Card & Ornament Making Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Sunrise Manor, 94 Main St, Brighton, VT

Christmas Drop & Shop
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Union Baptist Church, Route 5, Waterford, VT

6th Annual Wreath 'n Brew
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Red Barn, 2211 Route 2 East, Danville, VT 05828

Holiday Gift Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Gary & Building, 443 Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Holiday Hay Ride
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: American Legion, 60 Railroad St, Island Pond, VT

The Little Prince
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury School, 257 Western Ave., St. Johnsbury, VT

Tree Lighting at Pomerleau Park
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Pomerleau Park, 70 Main St, Newport, VT

KCP presents: Naturally 7
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

A Christmas Carol
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Vermont Family Theater, 1 Memorial Square, Orleans, VT

Prohibition Party
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Distillery, 74 Eastern Ave, St Johnsbury, VT

Holiday Market
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Honest to Goodness Farm, 206 Maple Ridge Rd, West Burke, VT

6th Annual Waterford School Craft/Vendor Fair
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Waterford School, 276 Duck Pond Road, Waterford, VT

A Christmas Carol
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: Vermont Family Theater, 1 Memorial Square, Orleans, VT

75th Annual Holiday Concert
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Northsong Christmas Concert
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Newport United Church, 63 3rd St, Newport, VT

Tree Lighting Ceremony
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Westmore Memorial Park, Westmore, VT

Hoop Art (ages 4-6)
Date: Monday, December 4, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts ArtPort, 2000 Memorial Drive, St. Johnsbury, VT

Community Gathering
Date: Monday, December 4, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Selectboard Room, 49 Mill Street, Island Pond, VT

St. J Sparkle Holiday Weekend
Date: Friday, December 8, 2023
Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT

Death Nesting Through Living
Date: Friday, December 8 - Sunday, December 10
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Karmę Chöling, 369 Patneaude Ln, Barnet, VT

Barnet Holiday Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Barnet School, 163 Kid Row, Barnet, VT

St. J Sparkle Holiday Weekend
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT

Good Shepherd Catholic School
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Good Shepherd Catholic School, 121 Maple Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

9th Annual MES Craft Show
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Montgomery Elementary School, 249 School Dr, Montgomery Center, VT

Holiday Bazaar Craft and Vendor Fair
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, 2000 Memorial Dr #14, St Johnsbury, VT

Psychic & Holistic Fair and an Evening of Holiday Spirit
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: The Newport Municipal Building, 222 Main Street, Newport, VT

Holiday Gift Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Gary & Main Building, 443 Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Goodrich Memorial Library Christmas Open House
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, 202 Main St US 5, Newport, VT

Santa Visit and Cookie Decorating
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Tirozzi's Bakery, 2165 Portland St, St Johnsbury, VT

Nutcracker
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Cir, Lyndon Center, VT

A Christmas Carol
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Vermont Family Theater, 1 Memorial Square, Orleans, VT

A Christmas Carol
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: Vermont Family Theater, 1 Memorial Square, Orleans, VT

Holiday Party & Tree Lighting in the Village
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: On The Green, East Burke, VT

KCP presents: Time for Three
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

St. J Sparkle Holiday Weekend
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy, Fuller Hall, 1000 Main St, St Johnsbury, VT

Joshua House Inc. Annual Talent Competition Fundraiser
Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2023
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Eastside Restaurant and Pub, 47 Landing Street, Newport, VT

Florencia en el Amazonas
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Star Theater, 17 Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Kingdom Mountain Dulcimers
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: S. Johnsbury Atheneumm, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Poetry Potluck
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Whirligig Brewing, 397 Railroad Street, Unit #2, St. Johnsbury, VT

Dancing in the Street: Carols and Songs of the Holiday Season
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, 202 Main St US 5, Newport, VT

NCUHS Winter Dance & Drama Concert
Date: Thursday, December 14, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North Country Union High School, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, VT

River of Light Winter Concert
Date: Thursday, December 14, 2023
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Hardwick Elementary School, 135 S Main St, Hardwick, VT

Kingdom Trails Community Chat
Date: Friday, December 15, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Kingdom Trails Welcome Center, 478 VT-114, East Burke, VT

Holiday Bazaar Craft and Vendor Fair
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, 2000 Memorial Dr #14, St Johnsbury, VT

5th Annual Holiday Festival and Outdoor Market
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: The Den, Harry's Hardware, 3087 Main Street, Cabot, VT

Annual Montgomery Town Holiday Party
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Phinaeas Swann In & Spa, 195 Main St, Montgomery Center, VT

Vermontijuana Holidaze Party and Crop Swap in the Village
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parker Pie Co., 161 County Rd, Glover, V

Audrey Drake – Songs for The Soul
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: York Street Meeting House, 153 York Street, Lyndon, VT

Unicorn Party
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Time: 11:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, 202 Main St US 5, Newport, VT

Show Me the Money
Date: Sunday, December 17, 2023
Time: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location: St.Johnsbury Moose Lodge 1779, 2388 Portland Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

A Christmas Carol
Date: Sunday, December 17, 2023
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: Vermont Family Theater, 1 Memorial Square, Orleans, VT

Free Community Supper
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church, 49 Winter St, St Johnsbury, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, January 6, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, January 13, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, January 20, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

Torchlit Trail Experience (RAIN DATE)
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Kingdom Trails Welcome Center, 478 VT-114, East Burke, VT

Janice Carissa, Pianist
Date: Sunday, January 28, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, January 29, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Fat Tire Adventure
Date: Friday, February 2 - Sunday, February 4
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Kingdom Trails, 478 VT-114, East Burke, VT

Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Date: Friday, February 2, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute Auditorium,168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute Auditorium, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

Jake Blount
Date: Saturday, February 10, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: ArtPort, Green Mountain Mall, 2000 Memorial Drive, St. Johnsbury, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, February 17, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

The Gateway Center
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Dr, Newport, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, February 26, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Sugar Hill Salon
Date: Sunday, March 3, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Date: Sunday, March 3, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Voces8
Date: Monday, March 4, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, March 25, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Sing and Swing
Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Flip Fabrique
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Alumni Gym, Vermont State University, Lyndon, 1001 College Road Lyndonville, VT

Dali Quartet
Date: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, April 29, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, May 20, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT


Visitor Events

View Business Events
NEK Fall Foliage Festivals - Listing All Towns!

Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022 - Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

We may be looking a little different in our organization this year, but we are still on the grid for meeting and greeting visitors to the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont for our glorious foliage and the Annual Fall Foliage Festival. The pandemic has touched all of us over the past two years and we are building back in ways we feel safe and we are keeping health and safety a top priority for our guests. We invite you to travel our highways, draw in the crisp, fresh air and colorful vistas, taste the foods and brews prepared during our bountiful harvests and enjoy meeting our hardworking people. This is Autumn in Vermont…. Welcome to the Northeast Kingdom!  



SATURDAY, SEPT. 24 - CABOT

Celebrate Fall Foliage season in Cabot where you will find delicious home-cooked food, beautiful vistas, interesting tours & presentations, first-rate entertainment, a gallery of work by local artisans and The Den, exclusively featuring Vermont craft beer. Special events include The Cabot Art Barn open 10 am – 4 pm.  www.cabotartbarn.com. Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings at the Cabot Church, from 5-6:30 pm, $15, take out only, with outdoor dining on the Town Common. Live music, from 6 - 8 pm, at The Den, featuring The Shugarmakers, playing their blend of “Eclectic Americana,” for a fun night of listening and dancing.  Learn about all the day’s events at www.CabotVermont.org or call 802-279-4309.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 25 - MARSHFIELD

Marshfield Harvest Festival, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free Family Friendly Activities: cider pressing, arts and crafts, field games, music and more! Book sale, bake sale, horse and wagon rides, craft sale, flea market and 50/50 raffle. Food tent with all kinds of chilis, soups, stews and local homemade breads: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. $ 8 adults and $ 4 children. Barbecue if you don’t like chili: hamburgers from a local farm, hot dogs and veggie burgers will be for sale. Program about the history of Marshfield History sponsored by the Marshfield Historical Society. The Harvest Festival will be at the Old Schoolhouse Common, 122 School St. Marshfield 05658. For info, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com or 802-426-3581.

MONDAY, SEPT. 26 - WALDEN

Our day begins at the Walden Church in Noyesville Village to register and pick up a Walden packet. Our tours this year are self-led, OPEN VISITATION, boldly marked with introduction information in the packet. All over town, Walden residents are inviting you to see how they make a living or supplement their income by working or crafting in their homes, fields and studios. Spots for foliage viewing are also listed where we couldn’t take tour groups before. Our Barbecued Beef Supper, previously served family style will be take-out. The menu is the same: luscious, open-spit barbecued beef, mashed potato & gravy, veggies, roll & butter, beverage and home-baked pumpkin or apple pie. $15/A, plus child rate.

TUESDAY, SEPT.  27 - OPEN

Looking for places to visit and things to do? Please check out the www.nekchamber.com page for a list of events and attractions. You can also call 800-639-6379 for suggestions.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28 - OPEN

Looking for places to visit and things to do? Please check out the www.nekchamber.com page for a list of events and attractions. You can also call 800-639-6379 for suggestions.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 29 - PEACHAM

Welcome to Peacham! We are concerned about Covid, so masks will be required indoors. Exhibits at the Blacksmith shop, Roller Barn and The Peacham Historical house. The theme at the Historic House will be The Last of the Hill Farms, photos by Richard Brown. The Historic House will be open 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The library book sale is available from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Lunch at the Peacham Elementary School from 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM $8. Northern Skies Observatory (near the school) open from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Italian supper at the Peacham Congregational Church eating in the social hall or take out dependent on Covid. 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM. Adults $12. Children $5. Under 6 free. Tickets for the supper available at the door. Coordinator Marilyn Magnus 802-592-3320.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 30  - BARNET

Welcome to Barnet!  Pancake breakfast at the Barnet Center Church vestry runs from 8 til 11, including Vermont maple syrup and sausage. McIndoe Falls Academy is the hub of activities. From 9 to 4, there will be a Vendor Market on the lawn, with an all-day silent auction, and plenty of parking with handicap-accessible bathrooms. A town map will be on hand identifying local businesses, events and scenic locations. Tour the town and see historic Ben’s Mill, a local sugar house, the historical society’s Goodwillie House and the Walter Harvey Meeting House. The West Barnet Quick Stop will have free maple cremees with lunch from 11-2, then a European Coffee Hour from 1-4 at the West Barnet Church. The day finishes up at Harvey’s Lake Beach with a free Hobo Stew Dinner starting at 4:30 (bring a can of veggies, donations welcome) with a dance at the beach from 5- 9:30 pm. For more information, call Irene at 978-770-3362.

SATURDAY, OCT. 1 - GROTON

Join us in Groton for our Festival Day. Start with a visit to the Peter Paul Historical House, which will be open from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm for viewing the many Groton artifacts that have been collected and preserved over the years. Visit our Library from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, where there will be a book sale (also on Friday Sept 30th from 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm). Enjoy Arts & Crafts as well as food provided by local vendors in locations throughout Main Street 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Participate in the Great Pumpkin weigh-in at Upper Valley Grill from 10.30 - 12:30 pm. Our annual parade starts at 1:30 pm led by the Blue Mountain School Band. This will be our 66th year of serving our World Famous Chicken Pie Supper!!! Serving times are 4:30, 5:30, and 6:30 pm. Take-out dinners are also available. Tickets are $17 for adults and $6 for children under 12. Contact Peter Lyon, 848 West Shore Drive, Groton, VT, 05046 (phone # is 892-999-8808) for tickets to the Chicken Pie Supper. 



Location:  Cabot, Marshfield, Walden, Peacham, Barnet, Groton

See specific town NEK Fall Foliage Festival calendar events for more detailed starting and end times.


Contact: Northeast Kingdom Chamber
Phone: 800-639-6379
Email: nekinfo@nekchamber.com
Website: www.nekchamber.com

Newsletter signup

Receive information, events and special deals offered in the Northeast Kingdom!