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ONGOING EVENTS


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

Danville Farmers Market
Date: Wednesday, June 13 - Wednesday, October 3
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Route 2, Danville, VT

Auto Basics for Women
Date: Monday, September 24 - Monday, October 10
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy's Auto Shop, Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

CDL Course
Date: Monday, September 10 - Monday, October 19
Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT



UPCOMING EVENTS


20th Century Women MID-WEEK MOVIE
Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT

Intuit QuickBooks Free Training Workshops
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Littleton Regional Hospital, 600 St. Johnsbury Road, Littleton, NH

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Neko Case
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Annual Talent Show
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

Athenaeum Game Night
Date: Friday, September 28, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main St, St. Johnsbury, VT

Modern Traditions in Hunting & Angling: Bucks that Got Away
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT

Burke Fall Foliage Festival
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Route 114, East Burke, VT

Benefit Yard Sale
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Butler's Bus Service, 231 Red Village Road, Lyndonville, VT

13th Annual Chamber Chilifest
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: State Office Building, 217 Main Street, Newport Center, VT

Community Greenspace Work Day
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Community Greenspace, 321 S Craftsbury Rd., Greensboro, VT

North Danville's Famous Chicken Pie Supper
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: North Danville Baptist Church, 4243 Bruce Badger Memorial Highway, North Danville, Vt

Film Screening: A Natural History of Vermont
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT

Fly to Pie, Kingdom Marathon
Date: Sunday, September 30, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Newport Airport and Lakeview Aviation, 2628 Airport Rd, Newport, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Feastival - Marshfield
Date: Sunday, September 30, 2018
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Marshfield, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Walden
Date: Monday, October 1, 2018
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Walden, VT

"Bread and Roses"
Date: Monday, October 1, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main St, St. Johnsbury, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Cabot
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Cabot, VT

Intermediate Excel Course
Date: Tuesday, October 2 - Thursday, October 18
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy's Streeter Hall, Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Plainfield
Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Plainfield, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Peacham
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Peacham, VT

Workplace Communication Workshop
Date: Thursday, October 4 - Tuesday, October 9
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy's Fuller Hall Conference Room, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

"Neighbors on the Plain"
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: United Community Church,(was North Church), 1325 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Fishhead FIRST THURSDAYS MUSIC SERIES
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Barnet
Date: Friday, October 5, 2018
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Barnet, VT

North Sea Gas
Date: Friday, October 5, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Vermont's Northeast Kingdom Annual Fall Foliage Festival - Groton
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Groton, VT

Self-defense Essentials for Women at St. Johnsbury Academy
Date: Saturday, October 6 - Saturday, October 13
Time: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: RecFit, 49 Perkins Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

15th Annual Rubber Ducky Derby
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Ben's Mill, 2236 West Barnet Road, Barnet, VT

Fall Dog Party 2018
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Road, St. Johnsbury,VT

Catamount Arts Bluegrass Night
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Mary Stuart by Frederich Schiller in a new version by David Harrower
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

16th Annual Autumn on The Green
Date: Sunday, October 7, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Danville Town Green, Route 2, Danville, VT

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Monday, October 8, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Workplace Communication Workshop
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy's Fuller Hall Conference Room, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Madeliene Kunin Reading
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Sitting with Power & Ease
Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 60 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage
Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main St, St. Johnsbury, VT

OSHA-10 Construction Training
Date: Friday, October 12 - Saturday, October 13
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy's Streeter Hall, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

2018 Circumburke
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Base Lodge, 223 Sherburne Lodge Road, East Burke, VT

Peacham Fall Fondo
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: 56 Church Street, Peacham, VT

Nineteenth Year Cabot Apple Pie Festival
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Cabot School Gym, Gmy Road & Main Street (Rte. 215), Cabot, VT

Northeast Kingdom Youth Services (NEKYS) 15 th Annual Walk for Homeless Youth and Young Adults
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: United Community Church, 1325 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

The Crypt Kicker 5K and 2.5 K
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant Street Cemetery. 352 Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

Wellness Series - How To Kick Your Sugar and Carb Cravings
Date: Monday, October 15, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 60 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

NCIC Annual Meeting Luncheon
Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park Street, Lebanon, NH

Sitting With Power & Ease
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 64 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

Intuit QuickBooks Free Training Workshops
Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Littleton Regional Hospital, 600 St. Johnsbury Road, Littleton, NH

St. Johnsbury Academy Homecoming Weekend
Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Halloween Movie Night
Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main St, St. Johnsbury, VT

St. Johnsbury Academy Homecoming Weekend
Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Wellness Series - Why Diets Don't Work
Date: Monday, October 22, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 60 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

Sitting with Power & Ease
Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 64 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Bettye LaVette
Date: Friday, October 26, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fuller Hall, St. Johnsbury Academy, 1000 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Horszowski Trio
Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: South Church,1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Wellness Series -How to Achieve, and Actually Maintain, Your Ideal Health
Date: Monday, October 29, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barnet Tradepost Wellness Center, 60 Monument Circle, Barnet, VT

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Osher Lifelong Learning Series - 8 lectures
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Short Play Boot Camp (Adults and high school students)
Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Catamount Arts, Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

New Chinese Acrobats
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University-Lyndon Alumni Gym, 1001 College Road, Lyndonville, VT

Intuit QuickBooks Free Training Workshops
Date: Friday, November 16, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Littleton Regional Hospital, 600 St. Johnsbury Road, Littleton, NH

Sara Juli - Fringe Festival Event
Date: Friday, November 16, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Alexandar Twilight Theater, Northern Vermont University-Lyndon, 1001 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

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

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