Events Calendar - 2020

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.

COVID-19 and social distancing have required the temporary shut-down of many of our favorite entertainment venues and live events and festivals in New England. We are watching all calendars closely, and as soon a live, public events return, we will post the information on this page.

Find the dates you plan to travel or simply search the full events list below.

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Arts & Crafts Shows

Virtual Putney Craft Tour -- Putney VT

Nov 27, 2020 - Nov 29, 2020 Online, to crafters' studios Putney, VT

 PUTNEY CRAFT TOUR Glass blowers, potters, jewelers, weavers, painters, woodworkers, artisan cheese makers, and wine makers. Crafters will open their virtual studio doors, offering video demonstrations, personal shopping experiences and studio visits via Zoom. Some artists are scheduling in-person studio visits or virtual video chats by appointment.
In the meantime, shoppers are free to browse the site and discover more about Vermont’s most accomplished artisans. Visit the site to find specials and deals from each individual artisan and sign up to win a $100 gift certificate sponsored by the tour.


Patti Casey and Colin McCaffrey -- Stowe VT

Dec 5, 2020 - Dec 5, 2020 Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, VT

Gorgeous vocal harmonies and rock solid acoustic instrumental work are the bedrock of the music by this duo. In the event that VT guidance shifts to restrict in-person attendance, existing in-person tickets will be changed to livestream. In-person ticketholders will have the option of a credit, refund, or making a donation with the remainder.

Dave Keller's "You Get What You Give" CD Release Concert -- Stowe VT

Dec 19, 2020 - Dec 19, 2020 Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, VT

Dave Keller – the award-winning singer, guitarist and songwriter is known for his trademark Southern soul and blues music. His latest release is born from witnessing our nation’s anger and pain following George Floyd’s murder in June.

Outdoor Activities

Second Saturday Hike at Merck Forest -- Rupert VT

Dec 12, 2020 - Dec 12, 2020 Merck Forest & Farmland, 3270 Route 315, Rupert, VT

Dress for the winter landscape, and bring water & snacks, a headlamp or flashlight, and perhaps a ski pole to help you over the frozen spots on this guided hike.