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NEK Activities

The Northeast Kingdom offers many events and activities to experience and enjoy year-round. Check out the region’s most extensive visitor & business calendar of events

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Welcome to Vermont's Northeast Kingdom!

For those visiting the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, the Northeast Kingdom Chamber web site is a great resource to find information on attractions, lodging, dining and the region. Recognized in international and national travel guides, the Northeast Kingdom is a wonderful place to visit year-round, whether you want to bike Kingdom Trails, ski Burke Mountain and Jay Peak, shop in our downtowns, swim in our pristine lakes or visit our many museums. We can help you plan a visit to the Northeast Kingdom! The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is your one-stop chamber for information on Vermont's Northeast Kingdom.  The nickname “Northeast Kingdom” was a term coined by beloved U.S. Senator & Governor George Aiken many years ago, in honor of the pastoral and natural beauty of the region.

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The Northeast Kingdom comprises the counties of Caledonia, Essex and Orleans in Vermont's northeast corner.

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The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is the tri-county's largest and only fully staffed chamber, handling travel promotion, community/economic development, legislative/governmental relations, business networking and promotion of regional projects.

The chamber, based out of St. Johnsbury with about 300 members, is conveniently located at the Green Mountain Mall, across from JCPenney.

We believe the best businesses in the Northeast Kingdom are Northeast Kingdom Chamber members.

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Snowmobile Safety Course
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

All snowmobilers born after July1, 1983, who are 12 years of age and older, are required by law to take and pass this course in order to drive a snowmachine on Vast Trails.  This course is available in a classrom setting.   The course is now open to anyone of any age but under 12 years will not be certified.  The online version is available for anyone over 12 years old. 
Orleans County Snowmobile Club, 189 Prouty Drive, Newport, VT
9th Annual Coventry Holiday Craft and Gift Fair
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Shop with our 40 crafters and vendors.  The kitchen will be open for lunch and baked sale. Raffle, kids craft and goodie bags and a visit from Santa are also on the schedule!
Coventry Village School, 348 US-5, Irasburg, VT
Needle Felted Holiday Ornaments
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Design and create embellished holiday ornaments or decorations using needle felting techniques and colorful wool.
Catamount Arts Center, 115 Eastern Ave., St. Johnsbury, VT
Open House
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

FREE gentle yoga class - 9-9:45am (register on website).  Trapeze yoga demos - 11am-2pm.  Hot tea, coffee and cookies available all day.
Sweetwater Studios, 135 Sweetwater Lane, East Burke, VT


Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom is considered one of the most beautiful areas in the state, with much to do year round. Whether you ski, snowmobile, hike, bike, fish or just enjoy the outdoors, the Kingdom is considered one of Vermont’s premier recreational destinations.

Featured Businesses

St. Johnsbury, VT

This cafe offers unique seating, customized to accommodate all ages: Asian-floor seating, a 48-foot bar and customzed swivel over-stuffed chairs. Features a wide variety of specialty coffees and fresh pastries and cakes.

Hardwick, VT

Local farm-grown produce & homemade product store inside a sugarhouse, offering a wide variety of local specialty meats, foods, baked items. Featuring handmade mittens, clothing, items for home & hand-crafterd wood items/toys... a great gift shop!

Lyndonville, VT

Building Homes Together" Each home is designed and constructed to meet your individual needs and requests to ensure the longevity and comfort you deserve and expect from your home. Looking for a new home, 2nd home, office, cottage, rental, camp.

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