Events Calendar - 2023

Find a multitude of fun events and great things to do, including weekend events, throughout the year, like music; festivals; comedy; outdoor fun; boat cruises; excursions for families and kids; food, wine and beer tastings. Weather is no problem; lots of things to do happen indoors.
Be sure to check out the listings of year-round Fairs & Festivals throughout New England. See also, Great Things to Do.

Please remember to check about health & safety guidelines with each venue before purchasing tickets or attending an event.

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Shelburne Museum’s Winter Lights 2023 – Shelburne VT

Nov 24, 2023 - Jan 6, 2024 Shelburne Museum, 6000 Shelburne Road Shelburne, VT

Shelburne Museum will transform its grounds this holiday season into a stunning visual spectacle of illuminated beauty, complemented by a melodic soundtrack. The museum's distinguished landmarks, including the grand 220-foot steamboat Ticonderoga and the charming 1871 Lighthouse, as well as the enchanting Beach Woods and the picturesque Bostwick Garden, are adorned with a multitude of lights, creating a mesmerizing evening stroll through the museum campus. In total, 18 of Shelburne Museum's structures and gardens will be adorned for this special event, which kicks off during the Thanksgiving weekend and extends through January 6, with an extra weekend added for this season.

Winter Lights Schedule
The event runs from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on each date:
Friday, Nov. 24 – Sunday, Nov. 26
Thursday, Nov. 30 – Sunday, Dec. 3
Thursday, Dec. 7* – Sunday, Dec. 10
Thursday, Dec. 14 – Sunday, Dec. 17
Thursday, Dec. 21 – Saturday, Dec. 23
Tuesday, Dec. 26 – Monday, Jan. 1
Thursday, Jan. 4 - Saturday, Jan. 6

*Hours and ticket pricing differ this night.

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The BTV Winter Market 2023 – Burlington VT

Nov 18, 2023 - Dec 23, 2023 Burlington City Arts, 135 Church Street Burlington, VT

This European-style outdoor market is a magical month-long experience featuring a rotating group of 20 local artists, makers, and food vendors in a festive atmosphere that captures the spirit of the season in City Hall Park.