Local Events

There’s plenty to do in southern Vermont any time of year.  Here is are just some of the great events coming up.


Oct 12 – 13, 2019: 22nd Annual Mount Snow Oktoberfest
Two full days of German themed fun for the entire family!

Oct 12 – 13, 2019: 46th Annual Harvest Arts & Crafts Show
Get a jump on your holiday shopping at the 46th Annual Harvest Arts and Crafts Show featuring 50+ vendors including local artisans, specialty food makers and more.

Oct 12-13, 2019: 49th Annual Newfane Heritage Festival
The tents for over 90 Juried Arts, Crafts and Specialty Product vendors will grace the Newfane Common on Columbus Day Weekend. There will be lots of great food including homemade Apple Pies & Crisps, as well as a Super Raffle, Books, Fleas, and Live Music. Come enjoy the foliage and the Festival – all with Free Admission! Heritage Festival is sponsored by the Newfane Church. www.newfaneheritagefestival.org

Oct 13, 2019: Heirloom Apple Days 2019
Scott Farm Orchard – Join the farm’s orchardist at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. for apple lore and a tasting of heirlooms apples. Choose and buy heirloom apples and cider. Whetstone Ciderworks offers hard cider samplings and for sale. Rigani Wood Fired Pizza and SpringMore Farm will be serving food. Enjoy live music kids’ activities, and stone wall tours. New this year: a Make-Your-Own Caramel Apple Station. The pick-your-own orchard and farm market will also be open. Rain or shine. No dogs please. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Oct 26, 2019 : 17th Annual Gilfeather Turnip Festival
10:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Free admission. Rain or shine. At Town Hall, and The Big Tent – all on Main St. America’s best turnip culinary event! Join the whole town for Gilfeather turnip soup and turnip recipe tastings at the Turnip Café, outdoor soup kiosk, farmer’s market, craft vendors, 1000 + lbs of turnip, turnip seeds.

Oct 26 27, 2019: Wilmington Women’s Weekend
Pick from a full weekend of inspiring events, with beautiful Wilmington Village as your backdrop. Don’t miss our keynote speaker on Saturday, October 26 at 7 pm: Stasia Savasuk of Stasia’s Style School. Changing your pants… just might change your life! Sunday events as well. All special events are a la carte, so you can come for the day, the evening, or the weekend. wilmingtonworksvt.com

November 29: Turkey Hangover Hillclimb
Mount Snow. Burn off some of those turkey day calories and get your legs in shape for a great winter of skiing by coming out for our annual fun run.

November 30: Torchlight Parade, Fireworks, & Santa!
Mount Snow. Join us as our Mount Snow Ski and Snowboard School instructors will descend the Canyon ski trail in a beautiful torchlight glow.

December 8, 2019 – Cookies, Crafts, And Santa At The Wardsboro Town Hall
Wardsboro Town Hall. Sunday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Crafts by local artisans and loads of home made cookies. At noon, Santa and his helpers arrive on a Wardsboro Fire Truck —complimentary pictures with Santa plus each child will receive a book to take home. Quality and locally made crafts. Hosted by the Wardsboro Public Library Trustees.

December 13: Founders Day- $12 Lift Ticket
Celebrate Mount Snow’s unique and colorful history on Founders Day!

December 14: Demo Day
Mount Snow. Come try out this year’s newest skis on snow.

December 21: Carinthia Classic fueled by Monster Energy
Mount Snow. One-of-a-kind, plaza-style competition.

December 27: Grommet Jam #1
Mount Snow. #1 of 3 Grommet Jam events for our 12 and under skiers and riders.

December 31: NYE Torchlight Parade & Fireworks
Mount Snow. Kick off your NYE celebration with a torchlight parade and fireworks!