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ONGOING EVENTS


Improv with Justin Lander
Date: Wednesday, October 31 - Wednesday, December 5
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

Driving the Back Roads: In Search of Old-Time Vermonters
Date: Friday, September 21 - Friday, December 2
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

Hatha Yoga with Sophie
Date: Friday, November 2 - Friday, February 22
Time: 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Online Course
Date: Tuesday, October 2 - Tuesday, February 13
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, VT

Intermediate Excel Online Course
Date: Wednesday, October 31 - Wednesday, November 28
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, VT



UPCOMING EVENTS


Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service
Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Danville Queen of Peace Church, Rt. 2, Danville, VT

Mid-Week Movie: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Alice’s Table 2018 Thanksgiving
Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jay Peak Resort, Jay Peak Resort, 830 Jay Peak Road, Jay, VT

Peacham Corner Guild Holiday Shop Open Black Friday
Date: Friday, November 23 - Sunday, November 25
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Peacham Corner Guild, 643 Bayley Hazen Road, Peacham, VT

The Lebowski Fest
Date: Friday, November 23, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

CHRISTKINDLMARKT Sale
Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Third Congregational Church, Route 2, East St. Johnsbury, VT

Northeast Kingdom Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, College Road, Lyndonville, VT

Benefit Gala for Kingdom Kids
Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Hotel, 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke, VT

Holiday Concert
Date: Sunday, November 25, 2018
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: United Commuinity Church/North, Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Mid-Week Movie: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

2 Day Ceramic Ornament Workshop
Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: WonderArts Program Space, 165 WIlson Ave, Greensboro, VT

NORTHEAST KINGDOM BUSINESS RESOURCE FAIR
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke (Burke Mountain Hotel & Conference Center Day Lodge, located on second floor)

Northeast Kingdom Business Celebration
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Hotel, 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke, VT

Gifts From the Heart Class
Date: Friday, November 30 - Friday, December 21
Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Boston Children's Chorus
Date: Friday, November 30, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: United Community Church (formerly North Church), 1325 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Snowmobile Safety Course
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Island Pond, VT

3rd Annual Waterford School Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Waterford Elementary School, 276 Duck Pond Road, Waterford, VT

Burklyn Arts Council Christmas Market
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Town School, 2591 Lily Pond Road, Lyndonville, VT

Lunenburg 10th Gingerbread Bazaar
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Lunenburg Primary School, 49 Bobbin Mill Road, Lunenburg, VT

Birch Bark Ornament Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Keeping it All in the Fam Holiday Show
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

North Country Chorus ~ Fall Concerts
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: First Congregational Church, Littleton, NH

Burklyn Arts Council Christmas Market
Date: Sunday, December 2, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Town School, 2591 Lily Pond Road, Lyndonville, VT

North Country Chorus ~ Fall Concerts
Date: Sunday, December 2, 2018
Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Peacham Congregational Church, 56 Church St, Peacham, VT

Eighth Grade MID-WEEK MOVIE
Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

QPR Gatekeeper Training
Date: Friday, December 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Northeast Kingdom Human Services, 2225 Portland Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Ballet Wolcott Presents: The Nutcracker
Date: Friday, December 7, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Snowmobile Safety Class
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Lyndon Town School, 2591 Lily Pond Rd, Lyndonville, VT

Annual WonderArts Holiday Market
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Craftsbury Academy Gym, 1422 N Craftsbury Rd, Craftsbury Common, VT

Pop Up Christmas Card Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

4th Annual Barnet Holiday Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Barnet Elementary School, Barnet, VT

Ballet Wolcott Presents: The Nutcracker
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Intuit QuickBooks Free Training Workshops
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Littleton Regional Hospital, 600 St. Johnsbury Road, Littleton, NH

Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass
Date: Friday, December 21, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

All Wheel for the Arts Car Raffle
Date: Sunday, December 23 - Monday, December 31
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, 115 Eastern Ave., St Johnsbury, VT

First Night North in St. Johnsbury
Date: Monday, December 31, 2018
Time: 4:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT

Brighton Snowmobile Club Annual Dinner/Raffle Fundraiser
Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: American Legion, Island Pond, VT

Ying Quartet
Date: Sunday, January 27, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church,1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Havana Cuba All-Stars & Dancers
Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Drift Dusters 19th Annual Winter Bash and Landowner Appreciation Dinner
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Paul's Sugarhouse and Dancehall, 1928 US Route 5, Derby, VT

Semenenko-Firsova Duo
Date: Sunday, March 10, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church,1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Daniel HSU, Pianist
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: South Church,1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT


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Colors of the Kingdom Autumn Festival - St. Johnsbury, VT

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Events being held all day SATURDAY in Downtown St. Johnsbury, including Train Rides, Farmers’ Market, Arts & Crafts Fair, Planetarium Shows, Bluegrass Festival, Parade & much more! Many events FREE or at discounted prices!



CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE SCHEDULE

Visit our cultural attractions, local shops and restaurants. Our community has put together a great event… about 30 organizations and 50 businesses helping to organize this festival! Activities for all ages!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018
8 am-Noon   ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST, St. Johnsbury House, 1207 Main St. Benefits St. J. Meals on Wheels program. By donation. (Ham, scrambled eggs, beverage and Maple Grove Farms of Vermont pancakes & syrup).

9 -11 am   DUX THE BALLOON MAN, outside Eastern & Main Market & Deli, 1194 Main St. Renowned balloon entertainer will be making a large balloon sculpture. FREE.

9 am-2 pm    CALEDONIA COUNTY FARMERS’ MARKET, with musical performance, Pearl Street, behind TD Bank. Family Art Activity, led by teaching artist Heidi Lyons, will run from 9 am-1 pm. Open to all. FREE.

9:30 am   TRAIN RIDE, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center. Round trip to Ryegate, 1 ½ hours. Please follow signs for parking. $13, $7 (12 & under), “lap-kids” free. TICKETS

10 am-all sold    PIE SALE, St. Johnsbury Athenaeum lawn, 1171 Main St., to benefit Friends of the Athenaeum.

10 am    PARADE, "What Makes the Northeast Kingdom Special," Main Street/Eastern Ave./Railroad Street.  FREE.

10 am-3 pm    SHOEBOX RAFFLE, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center porch. Raffle of handmade crafts and items from our vendors. $1/ticket or $5/book of 6.  Drawing at 3 pm.

10 am-3 pm    BOOK SALE, Secondhand Prose, 1222 Main St., to benefit Friends of the Athenaeum.

10 am-3:45 pm    COLORS OF THE KINGDOM ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL, inside & outside of the St. Johnsbury Welcome Center and on Railroad Street. Handmade crafts, artwork, flea market, goodies and food vendors.

COOKIE WALK, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center (inside), hosted by Grace United Methodist Church. Home-made cookies; you choose what you like to fill your tin, and hot coffee sold.

10 am-4 pm    ST. JOHNSBURY HISTORY & HERITAGE CENTER, 421 Summer St. Tours offered. By donation.

10 am-5 pm+   DOWNTOWN ST. JOHNSBURY ACTIVITIES, inside & outside of stores on Railroad Street & Eastern Avenue. Downtown activities, sidewalk sales. Shop our stores! Visit our restaurants!

10:30 am-1 pm    DROP-IN CRAFT CLASS FOR ALL AGES, Catamount Outback Artspace, 107 Eastern Ave. Make your own leaf person, using real leaves. FREE.

10:30 am-5:30 pm    ART EXHIBIT, Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild, 430 Railroad St. Exhibit in Back Gallery: “New Works by 21 Artists.” FREE.

11:30 am    TRAIN RIDE, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center. Round trip to Ryegate, 1 ½ hours. Please follow signs for parking. $13, $7 (12 & under), “lap-kids” free. TICKETS

11:30 am-2:30 pm    DUX THE BALLOON MAN, Eastern & Main Market & Deli, 1194 Main St. Balloon animals for kids. FREE.

12:30 pm    PLANETARIUM SHOW, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, 1302 Main St. Cost $6.

1:30 pm    TRAIN RIDE, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center. Round trip to Ryegate, 1 ½ hours. Please follow signs for parking. $13, $7 (12 & under), “lap-kids” free. TICKETS

PLANETARIUM SHOW, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, 1302 Main St. Cost $6.

2ish-4 pm    ST. JOHNSBURY DISTILLERY RUM TASTING, 1350 Main St. Must be 21 or older.

2-7 pm    1ST ANNUAL ST. JOHNSBURY BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, outside Kingdom Taproom, 397 Railroad St. Performers include Mile Twelve, at 2 pm; Maybe April, at 3:45 pm; and Bob Amos & Catamount Crossing, at 5:30 pm. Sponsored by Catamount Arts & Kingdom Taproom. FREE.

3:30 pm    TRAIN RIDE, St. Johnsbury Welcome Center. Round trip to Ryegate, 1 ½ hours. Please follow signs for parking. $13, $7 (12 & under), “lap-kids” free. TICKETS

PLANETARIUM SHOW, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, 1302 Main St. Cost $6.

MAIN LOCATIONS WITH ONGOING EVENTS
9 am-5 pm    ST. JOHNSBURY WELCOME CENTER, 51 Depot Square. Volunteer on duty. Throughout the day: train rides, food, arts & crafts fair, flea market, shoe box raffle, cookie walk, and more. Located in and around the center and Railroad Street.

9 am-5 pm    FAIRBANKS MUSEUM & PLANETARIUM, 1302 Main St. FREE Museum Admission All Day. Featured exhibits: “The Last of the Hill Farms: Echoes of Vermont’s Past,” featuring the works of Richard W. Brown, photographer. Museum Balcony. For planetarium shows, see other side for times and cost. Also, check out the Shippee Family Eyecare Butterfly House when at the museum!

10 am-3 pm    ST. JOHNSBURY ATHENAEUM & ART GALLERY, 1171 Main St. Docent on hand to offer tours of gallery and athenaeum. By donation. Exhibit in Second Floor Gallery, “Rock Water Forms,” photographs of Maine, New Hampshire, New Brunswick & Newfoundland, by Andrew Hepburn.

10 am-4 pm    ST. JOHNSBURY HISTORY & HERITAGE CENTER, 421 Summer St. Tours of history center. By donation.

11 am-9 pm    CATAMOUNT FILM & ARTS, 115 Eastern Ave. Exhibits: “Uncovered,” Paintings by Gerry Bergstein, in Fried Family Gallery; and Sculptures by Gail Boyajian, in the Rankin Family Gallery. FREE.

Varied Times: SPECIALTY SHOPS, RESTAURANTS & BUSINESSES, throughout St. Johnsbury & the region. Stop in to our wonderful establishments to see the treasures they have to offer!  Visit the Welcome Center for suggestions for other activities to do and attractions to see while in town and in the area.



Location:  Downtown St. Johnsbury (Depot Square/Welcome Center, Railroad Street, Eastern Avenue, Main Street, Summer Street)
Contact: Northeast Kingdom Chamber
Phone: 802-748-3678
Email: nekinfo@nekchamber.com

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