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Tough Mudder New England 2014 at Mt Snow
Three years ago was the first Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow. It now has a reputation as being the toughest!
We have cozy cabins, great tent and RV sites, all with FREE HOT SHOWERS! Travel time to mountain is 40 minutes.
Mention you saw this notice on-line here or in Google Places and you'll get a free bundle of firewood to help warm those tired bones upon registration.
Strolling Of the Heifers Parade and Festival
Stroll Weekend is filled with fun and education for the whole family, built around the world-famous agriculturally-themed Strolling of the Heifers Parade — Saturday, June 7, at 10 a.m. sharp on Brattleboro’s historic Main Street.
Watch scores of lovable heifer calves led by future farmers, followed by many other farm animals, bands, tractors, floats, clowns and much more. When it’s over, follow the crowd to our all-day 11-acre Live Green Expo for food, music, dance, demonstrations, exhibits and fun, all related to our mission of sustaining family farms by connecting people with healthy local food.
Grafton Music Festival & Fireworks
24rd annual Vermont Symphony Orchestra Concert & Fireworks Extravaganza at Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center.
Fourth of July Weekend 2014. As always, they conclude with the spectacular 1812 Overture, fireworks, and marches.
Please note tickets are required.
Yellow Barn Music Festival Putney
Top Ten Summer Event - 44rd Yellow Barn Music Festival, Putney, Vermont. June- early August, 2014. Yellow Barn is a summer training program for young musicians embarking on careers as performers and educators and a vibrant festival of chamber music. The musicians who perform at Yellow Barn each summer include many of today's leading figures in chamber music as well as young professionals whose stars are on the rise.
Marlboro Music Festival
The 62st Annual Marlboro Music Festival, Marlboro, Vermont. Mid July to mid August. Marlboro Music is recognized as today’s preeminent center for advanced musical studies. It is credited for its pivotal role in the development of chamber music in the U.S., and for training generations of musical leaders.
Deerfield Valley Blueberry Festival
Top Ten Summer Event - 7th Annual Deerfield Valley Blueberry Festival: Jacksonville, Whitingham, Wilmington, Dover Vermont. Berries, vintage cars, music, food, and craft displays; if it’s blue, it’s probably happening in the Mount Snow area towns in late July and early August.
Garlic Festival in Bennington
Top Ten Fall Event - 18th Annual Southern Vermont Garlic and Herb Festival, Bennington, Vermont. Join garlic-lovers from throughout New England as they come to sample food and crafts from 50 different vendors all made from -you guessed it- garlic and herbs! Everything from garlic ice cream to garlic jelly, pickled garlic, roasted garlic, and garlic braids. Activities may include a Giant Garlic Slingshot and Garlic Golf, a hay maze, face painting and hair braiding and other great children's activities. Relax at the Beer and Wine Garden under the tent listening to live music both days.
The Big E: Eastern States Exposition
The Big E, the largest fair in the Northeast, is coming to West Springfield, MA. It's a New England extravaganza with The Big E Super Circus, The Avenue of States, Storrowton Village Museum, Farm-A-Rama, competitive exhibits, rides, shopping, crafts, and daily parades. As the site of the Fair’s major concerts, the Comcast Arena Stage seats over 6,000 people and provides a large open-air location for ticketed and free performances by top-name talent on weekends during the Fair. You’ll also find daily entertainment on the Court of Honor Stage located in front of the Coliseum. Free performances take place all day long. Eastern States Exposition is 90 minutes from the campground.
Keene Pumpkin Festival
Keene Pumpkin Festival - Keene, New Hampshire. October 17-18, 2013. Towers of pumpkins fill the downtown skies with grinning, funny, and scary faces. The Festival has been featured on CNN Headline News as well as many network stations throughout the United States. It has also won recognition from the Guinness Book for the largest number of lit jack-o-lanterns in one place at one time in the entire World! Year 2003 was the last World Record breaking year, when 28,952 pumpkins lit up downtown Keene.