People ask us about things to do near Jeffersonville and Stowe Vermont.
Here is our ever-changing list!
Saturday 9/6: Cambridge Music Festival. This festival, now in its fourth year, showcases local bands in a delightful outdoor setting, with a market and family activities also! Headlining this year’s festival are Rustic Overtones and their distinctive blend of rock, soul and funk, and The Eames Brothers’ soulful blues. Seven additional talented acts will perform. The festival runs from 2 pm until midnight, rain or shine. All proceeds from the event will benefit Cambridge 360, a local organization whose mission is to raise funds from community members to cycle back into the community through projects like building a community center. For more information, please visit cambridgemusicfestival.com
Saturday 9/13: 5k Goes to the Dogs at Sterling Ridge Resort. 5k Fun Run/Walk supports North Country Animal League. Pre-register ($20) at by calling 800-347-8266 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org OR register day of $25 by 8:30 am! 9 am start. Thank you to our sponsors: The Laundry Lounge, The Farm Store, Socialengergizer.com, Cambridgevt.com, Brown & Jenkins, Green Mountain Snowmobile, Boyden Valley Winery, Aubuchon, The Mix, Kevin’s Garage, Bottomless Pit BBQ and Smugglers Notch Area Chamber of Commerce! Run and Stay: save 20% on lodging if you run and stay the weekend!
Friday 9/19 – Sunday 9/21: National Street Rod Association Nationals. Champlain Valley Expo, Essex Junction.
Friday 9/19: The Vermont Symphony Orchestra. The Vermont Symphony Orchestra (VSO) brings its annual “Made in Vermont” concert of classical chamber works to Johnson State College’s Dibden Center for the Arts. The concert begins at 7:30 pm. Tickets to the concert may be purchased on the VSO’s website
Friday 9/19 – Sunday 9/2: The British Invasion. A weekend celebration and salute to the great British motorcar. Enjoy the cars and visit the market place! Festivities are at the Stoweflake Resort on Route 108 north of Stowe Village. For more information, visitwww.britishinvasion.com
Saturday 9/20: 36th Annual Harvest Festival at Shelburne Farms. Celebrate Vermont farm and forestry traditions at this special event with music, storytelling, children’s activities and traditional crafts. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. For more information, please visit www.shelburnefarms.org
Saturday 9/20 & Sunday 9/21: Annual Harvest Festival at Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits. Celebrate the harvesting of the grapes at Boyden Valley Winery & Spirits with an assortment of family-friendly fun! Come taste our internationally award-winning wines, Vermont Ice wines and cream liqueurs – “Vermont’s Crème de la Crème”. Live music, winery tours and wine tasting, local food vendors, horse drawn wagon rides, tractor-pulled hayrides, face painting. The grape stomping contest is at 2 pm each day. Festival takes place 10am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday. For details, please visit boydenvalley.com
Thursday 9/25 – Sunday 9/28: Lamoille County Players present “The Music Man,” a classic musical following fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize. Information: www.lcplayers.com
Thursday 9/25 – Sunday 10/12: Stowe Theatre Guild presents Cole Porter’s classic “Kiss Me, Kate.” Information: 802-253-3961 orwww.stowetheatre.com
Saturday 9/27 & Sunday 9/28: Old fashioned Harvest Market. The Harvest Market kicks off on Saturday with a small-town parade at 9:00 am. Children’s games, music, Vermont artisans, and delicious food offer fun for all ages. The famous Underhill Clutter Barn and town-wide yard sales yield lots of treasures! Underhill.
Thursday 10/2 – Sunday 10/5: The Lamoille County Players present “The Music Man”, a classic musical following fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band he vows to organize. Historic Hyde Park Opera House, Hyde Park. Information: www.lcplayers.com
Friday 10/3 – Sunday 10/5: 18th Annual Stowe Octoberfest. At Stowe Events Field, 80 Weeks Hill Rd in Stowe. Please visit www.stoweoktoberfest.com for more information.
Saturday 10/4 & Sunday 10/5: Vermont Foliage Studio Tour. Visit with artists and craftspeople as they welcome visitors into their studios. There are many artists’ studios located just a short drive from the resort. Details on artists’ studios open for the weekend can be found, by county, at www.vermontcrafts.com
Friday 10/10 – Sunday 10/12: Annual Stowe Foliage Art & Craft Festival. At Stowe Event Field, 80 Weeks Hill Rd in Stowe. Please visit www.craftproducers.com for more information.
Sunday 10/19 – Saturday 10/25: 4th Annual Stowe Restaurant Week. At all participating restaurants in Stowe. Please visit www.go.stow.com/restaurant week for more information.
Friday 10/24 – Sunday 10/26: 34th Essex Fall Craft Show & Antique Expo. Champlain Valley Expo, Essex Junction.
Friday 11/21 – Sunday 11/23: The Vermont Handcrafters’ Holiday Fine Craft and Art Show. This showcase of fine art and crafts is a seasonal tradition in our area! At the Sheraton Conference Center on Route 2/Main Street in Burlington.