Events

Manchester offers everything from festivals to concerts and more.

From seasonal festivals to concerts, cultural events, antique expos and more, the Manchester Vermont calendar is teeming with fun, fantastic activities throughout the year. And when you stay at The Manchester View, you’re just moments from all the excitement.

Once you’ve booked your reservations, our friendly staff would be happy to recommend some of their favorite happenings. To help with planning your visit, you’ll find a few of the most popular upcoming events below.

  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018 'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018 Fall Member Show, 'Inside…
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  • Marble House

    ART-Seed Presentations

    Artist-Members of the Marble House Project in Dorset will present their work on Saturday, September 22 and October 27 from 2-5 pm.
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  • Pumpkins

    Equinox Valley Autumn Activities

    The Equinox Valley Nursery has a Crazy Maze and Pumpkin Patch to visit for great autumn fun! The Pumpkin Festival benefits the Dorset Equine Rescue and features a craft show; seasonal food, beer and…
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  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more! October 5-8, 2018. Winter Wondergrass…
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  • Gallery Events

    Helmholz Fine Art Gallery opens its Solo Exhibition of Elizabth Torak's work on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 5-7 pm. Tilting at Windmills Gallery opens its Festival of Color Art Show featuring Amy…
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  • Antique Show

    Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show

    Find your next antique treasure at the Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show , held at Stratton Mountain on September 29 & 30, 2018.
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  • MDO Style

    Your Home, Your Style Workshop and Book Signing

    Meet Donna Garlough, author of Your Home, Your Style. During this intimate workshop, we'll explore ways to style (and re-style!) inviting spaces in your home, and share tricks for using decor to put your…
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  • Merck Forest

    Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest ! Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm And Go on Full Moon Hikes: Full Corn Moon Hike - September 22 Full Hunter's Moon Hike - October 27 6-8 pm
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  • The Barn Sale

    The Barn Sale

    The Barn Sale , the best tag sale in Vermont, will take place at Riley Rink in Manchester on Saturday, September 22 from 9 am-4 pm and Sunday, September 23 from 9 am-1 pm. Rain or Shine!
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  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween. Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and…
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  • Weston Craft Show

    35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds.  October 5-7, 2018 at 703 Main St. in Weston.

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  • Garlic Festival

    23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival

    Get stinky at the 23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival on September 1 & 2, 2018 from 10 am-5 pm at Camelot Village in Bennington. Enjoy beer, music & food - all garlic-themed!
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  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018 'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018 The Weston Playhouse presents: 'Two…
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  • BINGO

    BINGO at Riley Rink

    Come to win at BINGO at Riley Rink.

    12-5 pm

    May 6, June 3, August 12, October 6, 2018

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  • Halloween

    HALLOWEEN

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  • Independent TV Festival

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community…
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  • Craft Fair

    Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

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  • Peru Fair

    Peru Fair

    Right in the heart of historic Peru Village, an old-fashioned country fair , this Saturday-only event is beloved by visitors and local alike. Includes a pig roast, live music, craft vendors, cloggers,…
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  • Maple Leaf Marathon

    Maple Leaf Half-Marathon

    Run the Maple Leaf Half-Marathon to support Make-A-Wish or come out to cheer the runners on! September 8, 2018. Location TBD.
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  • LABOR DAY

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  • Elf Express

    Elf Express

    Elf Express Dec. 15 & 16, 2017 r.k. MIles Depot Station This whimsical holiday train takes its riders on a one-hour enchanting journey through the Green Mountains of Southern Vermont. Passengers…
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  • Holiday Inn Tours

    Local Holiday Inn Tours

    Local Holiday Inn Tours Dec. 1 & 8 Walk through history and learn more about some of Southern Vermont’s most famous inns during this magical time of year. Inns throughout Manchester, Dorset, and…
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  • Hildene in Winter

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home Dec. 1-2 Hildene is dressed in holiday finery, and the spirit of the season abounds in the 100-year-old Carriage Barn. Enjoy apple cider,…
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  • Tree Lighting

    Manchester Merriment Tree Lighting

    "Manchester Merriment" Tree Lighting Nov. 24 6pm Town Green, Depot Street Gather one and all at the Manchester town green for a holiday tree-lighting ceremony featuring appearances by Santa and…
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  • Manchester Merriment Tractor Pull

    Manchester Merriment Tractor Pull

    Manchester Merriment Tractor Parade Dec. 8 5:30 pm Town of Manchester Watch antique and modern tractors as they parade from Memorial Ave. through Main St. in the heart of Manchester, Vermont. Each…
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  • Riley Rink

    Public Ice Skating at Riley Rink

    Enjoy skating for the first time or catching up with your old skills at the Public Skate at Riley Rink in Manchester. From October 16, 2018-March 3, 2019. Tuesdays - Saturdays from 1-3 pm See link…
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  • New Year's Day

    NEW YEAR'S DAY

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  • Christmas Day

    CHRISTMAS DAY

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  • Christmas Eve

    CHRISTMAS EVE

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  • THANKSGIVING

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  • New Years Eve

    NEW YEAR'S EVE

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  • Garlic Festival

    23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival

    09/02/2018
    Get stinky at the 23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival on September 1 & 2, 2018 from 10 am-5…
  • LABOR DAY

    09/03/2018
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/08/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Maple Leaf Marathon

    Maple Leaf Half-Marathon

    09/08/2018
    Run the Maple Leaf Half-Marathon to support Make-A-Wish or come out to cheer the runners on! September…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/15/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • MDO Style

    Your Home, Your Style Workshop and Book Signing

    09/15/2018
    Meet Donna Garlough, author of Your Home, Your Style. During this intimate workshop, we'll explore ways…
  • Merck Forest

    Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    09/15/2018
    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest ! Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm And Go on Full Moon…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/22/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Marble House

    ART-Seed Presentations

    09/22/2018
    Artist-Members of the Marble House Project in Dorset will present their work on Saturday, September…
  • Merck Forest

    Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    09/22/2018
    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest ! Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm And Go on Full Moon…
  • The Barn Sale

    The Barn Sale

    09/22/2018
    The Barn Sale , the best tag sale in Vermont, will take place at Riley Rink in Manchester on Saturday,…
  • Peru Fair

    Peru Fair

    09/22/2018
    Right in the heart of historic Peru Village, an old-fashioned country fair , this Saturday-only event…
  • The Barn Sale

    The Barn Sale

    09/23/2018
    The Barn Sale , the best tag sale in Vermont, will take place at Riley Rink in Manchester on Saturday,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/27/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/28/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Craft Fair

    Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/28/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/29/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Antique Show

    Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show

    09/29/2018
    Find your next antique treasure at the Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show , held at Stratton…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/29/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Craft Fair

    Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/29/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • Antique Show

    Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show

    09/30/2018
    Find your next antique treasure at the Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show , held at Stratton…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/30/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Craft Fair

    Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/30/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    10/05/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Weston Craft Show

    35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/05/2018
    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds. October 5-7, 2018 at 703…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/05/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/06/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    10/06/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Gallery Events

    10/06/2018
    Helmholz Fine Art Gallery opens its Solo Exhibition of Elizabth Torak's work on Saturday, October 6,…
  • Weston Craft Show

    35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/06/2018
    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds. October 5-7, 2018 at 703…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/06/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • BINGO

    BINGO at Riley Rink

    10/06/2018
    Come to win at BINGO at Riley Rink . 12-5 pm May 6, June 3, August 12, October 6, 2018
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    10/07/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Weston Craft Show

    35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/07/2018
    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds. October 5-7, 2018 at 703…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/07/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    10/08/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Independent TV Festival

    10/10/2018
    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent…
  • Independent TV Festival

    10/11/2018
    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/12/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Independent TV Festival

    10/12/2018
    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/13/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Pumpkins

    Equinox Valley Autumn Activities

    10/13/2018
    The Equinox Valley Nursery has a Crazy Maze and Pumpkin Patch to visit for great autumn fun! The Pumpkin…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/13/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Independent TV Festival

    10/13/2018
    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/14/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Independent TV Festival

    10/14/2018
    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent…
  • Riley Rink

    Public Ice Skating at Riley Rink

    10/16/2018
    Enjoy skating for the first time or catching up with your old skills at the Public Skate at Riley Rink…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/19/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/20/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/20/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/21/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/27/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Marble House

    ART-Seed Presentations

    10/27/2018
    Artist-Members of the Marble House Project in Dorset will present their work on Saturday, September…
  • Merck Forest

    Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    10/27/2018
    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest ! Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm And Go on Full Moon…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    10/27/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    10/28/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    10/29/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    10/30/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    10/31/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween

    HALLOWEEN

    10/31/2018
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    11/01/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    11/02/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/03/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    11/03/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Halloween on the Hill

    Halloween on the Hill

    11/04/2018
    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center. The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    11/09/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/10/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • SVAC

    Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/17/2018
    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents: 'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September…
  • THANKSGIVING

    11/22/2018
  • Tree Lighting

    Manchester Merriment Tree Lighting

    11/24/2018
    "Manchester Merriment" Tree Lighting Nov. 24 6pm Town Green, Depot Street Gather one and all…
  • Holiday Inn Tours

    Local Holiday Inn Tours

    12/01/2018
    Local Holiday Inn Tours Dec. 1 & 8 Walk through history and learn more about some of Southern…
  • Hildene in Winter

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene

    12/01/2018
    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home Dec. 1-2 Hildene is dressed in holiday…
  • Hildene in Winter

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene

    12/02/2018
    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home Dec. 1-2 Hildene is dressed in holiday…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/07/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/08/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Holiday Inn Tours

    Local Holiday Inn Tours

    12/08/2018
    Local Holiday Inn Tours Dec. 1 & 8 Walk through history and learn more about some of Southern…
  • Manchester Merriment Tractor Pull

    Manchester Merriment Tractor Pull

    12/08/2018
    Manchester Merriment Tractor Parade Dec. 8 5:30 pm Town of Manchester Watch antique and modern tractors…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/09/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    12/14/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/14/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    12/15/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/15/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Elf Express

    Elf Express

    12/15/2018
    Elf Express Dec. 15 & 16, 2017 r.k. MIles Depot Station This whimsical holiday train takes…
  • Stratton Mountain Fall

    Stratton Mountain Events

    12/16/2018
    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music,…
  • Theatre

    2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/16/2018
    The Dorset Players present: 'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018 'Bread & Roses,…
  • Elf Express

    Elf Express

    12/16/2018
    Elf Express Dec. 15 & 16, 2017 r.k. MIles Depot Station This whimsical holiday train takes…
  • Christmas Eve

    CHRISTMAS EVE

    12/24/2018
  • Christmas Day

    CHRISTMAS DAY

    12/25/2018
  • New Years Eve

    NEW YEAR'S EVE

    12/31/2018
  • New Year's Day

    NEW YEAR'S DAY

    01/01/2019
  • 23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival

    09/02/2018

    Get stinky at the 23rd Annual Garlic & Herb Festival on September 1 & 2, 2018 from 10 am-5 pm at Camelot Village in Bennington.  Enjoy beer, music & food - all garlic-themed!

  • LABOR DAY

    09/03/2018
  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/08/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Maple Leaf Half-Marathon

    09/08/2018

    Run the Maple Leaf Half-Marathon to support Make-A-Wish or come out to cheer the runners on!  September 8, 2018.  Location TBD.

  • Your Home, Your Style Workshop and Book Signing

    09/15/2018

    Meet Donna Garlough, author of Your Home, Your Style. During this intimate workshop, we'll explore ways to style (and re-style!) inviting spaces in your home, and share tricks for using decor to put your own personal spin on any room or piece.

    This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Copies of Your Home, Your Style will be available for purchase during the book signing.

    Contact: 212-993-5815

    Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/704239909934611/

    Location: Depot 62, 515 Depot St. Manchester Center, VT 05255

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/15/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    09/15/2018

    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest!

    Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm

    And

    Go on Full Moon Hikes:

    Full Corn Moon Hike - September 22

    Full Hunter's Moon Hike - October 27

    6-8 pm

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/22/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    09/22/2018

    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest!

    Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm

    And

    Go on Full Moon Hikes:

    Full Corn Moon Hike - September 22

    Full Hunter's Moon Hike - October 27

    6-8 pm

  • ART-Seed Presentations

    09/22/2018

    Artist-Members of the Marble House Project in Dorset will present their work on Saturday, September 22 and October 27 from 2-5 pm.

  • The Barn Sale

    09/22/2018

    The Barn Sale, the best tag sale in Vermont, will take place at Riley Rink in Manchester on Saturday, September 22 from 9 am-4 pm and Sunday, September 23 from 9 am-1 pm.  Rain or Shine!

  • Peru Fair

    09/22/2018

    Right in the heart of historic Peru Village, an old-fashioned country fair, this Saturday-only event is beloved by visitors and local alike. Includes a pig roast, live music, craft vendors, cloggers, antiques and art exhibits, clowns and magicians, pony rides, local food and drink, baked goods. Park at Bromley Mountain and ride the shuttle down the street.  September 22, 2018.

  • The Barn Sale

    09/23/2018

    The Barn Sale, the best tag sale in Vermont, will take place at Riley Rink in Manchester on Saturday, September 22 from 9 am-4 pm and Sunday, September 23 from 9 am-1 pm.  Rain or Shine!

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/27/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/28/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/28/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/29/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    09/29/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show

    09/29/2018

    Find your next antique treasure at the Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show, held at Stratton Mountain on September 29 & 30, 2018.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/29/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show

    09/30/2018

    Find your next antique treasure at the Vermont Antiques Dealers' Association Show, held at Stratton Mountain on September 29 & 30, 2018.

  • Manchester Fall Arts & Craft Festival

    09/30/2018

    Manchester Fall Art & Craft Festival, September 28-30, 2018.  More Info to come!

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    09/30/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/05/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • 35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/05/2018

    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds.  October 5-7, 2018 at 703 Main St. in Weston.

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    10/05/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • Gallery Events

    10/06/2018

    Helmholz Fine Art Gallery opens its Solo Exhibition of Elizabth Torak's work on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 5-7 pm.

    Tilting at Windmills Gallery opens its Festival of Color Art Show featuring Amy Lay and Doug Smith's work on Saturday, October 6 from 4-6 pm.

  • 35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/06/2018

    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds.  October 5-7, 2018 at 703 Main St. in Weston.

  • BINGO at Riley Rink

    10/06/2018

    Come to win at BINGO at Riley Rink.

    12-5 pm

    May 6, June 3, August 12, October 6, 2018

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/06/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/06/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    10/06/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/07/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    10/07/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • 35th Annual Weston Craft Show

    10/07/2018

    Visit the 35th Annual Weston Craft Show for one-of-a-kind and unique finds.  October 5-7, 2018 at 703 Main St. in Weston.

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    10/08/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • Independent TV Festival

    10/10/2018

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community of television creators, executives, agents, and fans responsible for discovering the best new indie television programs. Come for seminars and screenings, rub elbows with industry movers and shakers, and stay for a glamorous red carpet event.  October 10-14, 2018.  Manchester.

  • Independent TV Festival

    10/11/2018

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community of television creators, executives, agents, and fans responsible for discovering the best new indie television programs. Come for seminars and screenings, rub elbows with industry movers and shakers, and stay for a glamorous red carpet event.  October 10-14, 2018.  Manchester.

  • Independent TV Festival

    10/12/2018

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community of television creators, executives, agents, and fans responsible for discovering the best new indie television programs. Come for seminars and screenings, rub elbows with industry movers and shakers, and stay for a glamorous red carpet event.  October 10-14, 2018.  Manchester.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/12/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Equinox Valley Autumn Activities

    10/13/2018

    The Equinox Valley Nursery has a Crazy Maze and Pumpkin Patch to visit for great autumn fun!

    The Pumpkin Festival benefits the Dorset Equine Rescue and features a craft show; seasonal food, beer and wine; pony petting; autumn activities and tons of fun for the whole family!  It's also the "Official" Vermont State Pumpkin Carving Day.  October 13, 2018 from 10 am-4 pm.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/13/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Independent TV Festival

    10/13/2018

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community of television creators, executives, agents, and fans responsible for discovering the best new indie television programs. Come for seminars and screenings, rub elbows with industry movers and shakers, and stay for a glamorous red carpet event.  October 10-14, 2018.  Manchester.

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/13/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Independent TV Festival

    10/14/2018

    Against a backdrop of autumn splendor, artists and audiences gather to celebrate outstanding independent small-screen production. ITVFest (the Independent Television Festival) is a worldwide community of television creators, executives, agents, and fans responsible for discovering the best new indie television programs. Come for seminars and screenings, rub elbows with industry movers and shakers, and stay for a glamorous red carpet event.  October 10-14, 2018.  Manchester.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/14/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Public Ice Skating at Riley Rink

    10/16/2018

    Enjoy skating for the first time or catching up with your old skills at the Public Skate at Riley Rink in Manchester.  From October 16, 2018-March 3, 2019.

    Tuesdays - Saturdays from 1-3 pm

    See link for Dollar Skates & holiday skate days & hours (December 23-January 1, 2019.  Closed December 25).

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/19/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/20/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/20/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    10/21/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Merck Forest Harvest Festival & Full Moon Hikes

    10/27/2018

    Enjoy all the autumn season has to offer at Merck Forest!

    Sept. 15 9 am-3 pm

    And

    Go on Full Moon Hikes:

    Full Corn Moon Hike - September 22

    Full Hunter's Moon Hike - October 27

    6-8 pm

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    10/27/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Halloween on the Hill

    10/27/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • ART-Seed Presentations

    10/27/2018

    Artist-Members of the Marble House Project in Dorset will present their work on Saturday, September 22 and October 27 from 2-5 pm.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    10/28/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    10/29/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    10/30/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • HALLOWEEN

    10/31/2018
  • Halloween on the Hill

    10/31/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    11/01/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    11/02/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/03/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Halloween on the Hill

    11/03/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • Halloween on the Hill

    11/04/2018

    Get spooky with the Southern Vermont Arts Center.  The Yester House is dressed up as a haunted mansion for kids, adults and lovers of all things Halloween.  Come for trick or treating, scavenger hunts and more!  Scaring visitors from October 27 through November 4, 2018.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    11/09/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/10/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • Southern VT Arts Center Events

    11/17/2018

    The beautiful Southern VT Arts Center presents:

    'Thriving Spaces: Street Art Meets Glass' from September 8-October 28, 2018

    'Vantage Point' through September 30, 2018

    Fall Member Show, 'Inside Out' from October 13-November 18, 2018

  • THANKSGIVING

    11/22/2018
  • Manchester Merriment Tree Lighting

    11/24/2018

    "Manchester Merriment" Tree Lighting
    Nov. 24
    6pm
    Town Green, Depot Street
    Gather one and all at the Manchester town green for a holiday tree-lighting ceremony featuring appearances by Santa and Mrs. Claus, hot drinks, music from WEQX and family fun.

  • Our House for the Holidays at Hildene

    12/01/2018

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home

    Dec. 1-2
    Hildene is dressed in holiday finery, and the spirit of the season abounds in the 100-year-old Carriage Barn. Enjoy apple cider, Vermont tastings, fresh cider doughnuts, the crisp fragrance of pine boughs, and the sounds of the season.

  • Local Holiday Inn Tours

    12/01/2018

    Local Holiday Inn Tours

    Dec. 1 & 8
    Walk through history and learn more about some of Southern Vermont’s most famous inns during this magical time of year. Inns throughout Manchester, Dorset, and Arlington will be open for visitors. Each location plays host in a unique way, making for a cozy and fun Saturday afternoon in the country. 12–4pm. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit The Community Food Cupboard. 

  • Our House for the Holidays at Hildene

    12/02/2018

    Our House for the Holidays at Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home

    Dec. 1-2
    Hildene is dressed in holiday finery, and the spirit of the season abounds in the 100-year-old Carriage Barn. Enjoy apple cider, Vermont tastings, fresh cider doughnuts, the crisp fragrance of pine boughs, and the sounds of the season.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/07/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/08/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Manchester Merriment Tractor Pull

    12/08/2018

    Manchester Merriment Tractor Parade

    Dec. 8
    5:30 pm
    Town of Manchester
    Watch antique and modern tractors as they parade from Memorial Ave. through Main St. in the heart of Manchester, Vermont. Each one is unique and lit up to celebrate the holidays.

  • Local Holiday Inn Tours

    12/08/2018

    Local Holiday Inn Tours

    Dec. 1 & 8
    Walk through history and learn more about some of Southern Vermont’s most famous inns during this magical time of year. Inns throughout Manchester, Dorset, and Arlington will be open for visitors. Each location plays host in a unique way, making for a cozy and fun Saturday afternoon in the country. 12–4pm. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit The Community Food Cupboard. 

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/09/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/14/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    12/14/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • Elf Express

    12/15/2018

    Elf Express

    Dec. 15 & 16, 2017
    r.k. MIles Depot Station
    This whimsical holiday train takes its riders on a one-hour enchanting journey through the Green Mountains of Southern Vermont. Passengers will be entertained with holiday melodies and dance routines by elves on decorated trains. Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus will also make a surprise visit. Sponsored by the Manchester Lions. 

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    12/15/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/15/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • Elf Express

    12/16/2018

    Elf Express

    Dec. 15 & 16, 2017
    r.k. MIles Depot Station
    This whimsical holiday train takes its riders on a one-hour enchanting journey through the Green Mountains of Southern Vermont. Passengers will be entertained with holiday melodies and dance routines by elves on decorated trains. Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus will also make a surprise visit. Sponsored by the Manchester Lions. 

  • Stratton Mountain Events

    12/16/2018

    Stratton Mountain's Harvest Fest on Columbus Day weekend includes Brewfest, Chili Cook-off, Live Music, Foliage Gondola Rides, Northface Race to the Summit and more!  October 5-8, 2018.

    Winter Wondergrass celebrates winter and craft beer!  December 14-16, 2018.

  • 2018 Season Theatres' Schedule

    12/16/2018

    The Dorset Players present:

    'Witness for the Prosecution' October 5-14, 2018

    'Bread & Roses, Too' November 9, 2018

    'Snow White' December 7-16, 2018

    The Weston Playhouse presents:

    'Two Trains Running' September 27-October 21, 2018

  • CHRISTMAS EVE

    12/24/2018
  • CHRISTMAS DAY

    12/25/2018
  • NEW YEAR'S EVE

    12/31/2018
  • NEW YEAR'S DAY

    01/01/2019