Mark those calendars and make sure the weekend getaway bags are ready, Vermont ski resorts have a whole array of events this summer and there’s going to be something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
June 4, 2017 - Covered Bridge Half Marathon at the Woodstock Inn & Resort
Start at Suicide Six Ski Area at 8:15 am and experience some of Vermont's Covered Bridges and support local charities while running the best 13.1 miles in New England.
June 9 - September 1, 2017 - Jackson Gore Summer Music Series at Okemo Mountain Resort
Presented by the William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties Team, enjoy a free lawn concert with regional musical guests from 6 to 9 p.m., most Friday nights throughout the summer, in the Jackson Gore Inn courtyard at Okemo Mountain Resort. Pack the lawn chairs or picnic blankets and bring the family to enjoy live music and an outdoor barbecue.
June 9-11, 2017 - Vermont Bike & Brew at Killington Resort
MTBVT and Killington present a family-friendly weekend of downhill mountain biking, organized challenges for all ability levels and enough craft beer to satisfy even the most discerning palate.
June 10, 2017 - Brew-Grass Festival at Sugarbush Resort
Kick off the summer with Sugarbush's seventh annual brewfest, featuring craft beers from more than twenty breweries, tasty local eats and jammin' bluegrass bands.
June 16, 2017 - School's Out "2-for-1" day at Bromley Mountain
Grab a friend and head on over to Vermont's Summer Adventure for two-for-one Mountain Adventure passes. Must purchase online by midnight, June 15.
June 17, 2017 - NEMBAfest at Burke Mountain
Experience over 100 miles of Kingdom Trails terrain combined with lift-serve downhill mountain biking at the Burke Bike Park. Enjoy a fun-filled family weekend of riding, demo-ing the latest mountain bikes, checking out all the gear and gadgets, rockin’ to great music, and enjoying local yummy food.
June 22-25, 2017 - Wanderlust Festival at Stratton Mountain Resort
Wanderlust yoga and music festival returns to Stratton Mountain, celebrating a one-of-a-kind experience bringing together the world's leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and winemakers, and much more all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty.
June 23, 2017 - Pink Friday at Bromley Mountain
Got pink? Wear it to Bromley today and get a morning (10:30 am – 1 pm) Mountain Adventure Pass for $15. 100% of the proceeds of these morning MAP's will be donated to Susan G Komen New England. The funds raised at Pink Friday stay local to support breast cancer education, awareness, and grants to service organizations in Vermont and New Hampshire, as well as fund vital national research.
June 24-25, 2017 - Tough Mudder New England at Mount Snow Resort
Probably the toughest event on the planet, Tough Mudder returns to Mount Snow for the seventh straight year with a 10-12 mile course filled with new and exciting obstacles. Plus, for the younger thrill seekers Mount Snow has their Fruit Shoot Mini Mudder, a 1-mile obstacle course mud run designed specifically for adventure-seeking kids ages 7-12.
June 29 – July 1, 2017 – Frendly Gathering at Sugarbush Resort
The Frendly Gathering Music Festival moves its home to Sugarbush’s Mt. Ellen this summer with over 20 musical acts, local food, camping, dance workshops, art and much more.
July 1, 2017 - Independence Day Celebration at Stratton Mountain Resort
Celebrate July 4th at Stratton Mountain, where the whole family can enjoy a fireworks display, live music, face painting, carnival games and so much more surrounded by scenic Vermont nature.
July 1, 2017 - Independence Day Fireworks and Concert at Magic Mountain
Join the Town of Londonderry and Magic for a night of food, drinks, fireworks and a live band from the deck of the base lodge to celebrate independence and freedom.
July 2, 2017 – Independence Day Fireworks at Burke Mountain
Enjoy one of the largest Fireworks display in the Northeast Kingdom for Independence Day at Burke Mountain. Live music, scenic chairlift rides, children’s bike park, great food and fun for the entire family.
July 8, 2017 - Dirty Girl Mud Run at Killington Resort
Participants will run, jump, hop, bounce and splash their way to the finish line with thousands of other women at the 2017 Dirty Girl Mud Run. The course is full of challenging and fun obstacles with tons of laughter along the way.
July 8, 2017 - Legendary Folk Musician Tom Rush at Suicide Six Ski Area
Gates open at 2:30 pm and musical performances kick-off at 3:00 pm with singer-songwriter Dylan Keith and musician Jay Nash to follow at 4:30 pm. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Woodstock Ski Runners, the oldest ski club in the Northeast, as well as the Friday, Learn to Ski Program.
July 14-15, 2017 - The Fourth Annual Jeezum Crow Festival at Jay Peak Resort
Check out Big Head Todd and the Monsters along with Pink Talking Fish and seven other bands over two days and nights of music in the Stateside Amphitheater.
July 21-23, 2017 – Vermont Mountain Bike Festival at Sugarbush Resort
The Vermont Mountain Bike Festival returns to Sugarbush’s Mt. Ellen with guided rides, demos, clinics and much more.
August 4-6, 2017 - Okemo’s Annual Hops in the Hills Beer and Wine Festival at Okemo Mountain Resort
Presented by William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties Team, the Hops in the Hills Beer and Wine Festival has been named a Vermont Chamber of Commerce Top Ten Summer Event. Sample more than 75 craft beers and ciders from area brewers and enjoy a selection of great wines at this festival that showcases a great lineup of live music, craft vendors, food trucks and the great outdoors at Okemo’s Jackson Gore Inn courtyard.
August 5, 2017 - An Evening with Dark Star Orchestra at Jay Peak Resort
Using entire shows from the Grateful Dead’s massive catalog from 30 years of touring, Dark Star Orchestra (DSO) recreates the original song-for-song set list for an entirely new generation of Deadheads.
August 6, 2017 – From the Oceans to the Mountains at Sugarbush Resort
Enjoy all New England has to offer with a lobster bake under a backdrop of beautiful green mountains to celebrate and support the 20th anniversary of the Vermont Festival of the Arts.
August 11-12, 2017 - Strangefolk's Second Annual Garden of Eden at Jay Peak Resort
Created in Eden, VT, the last Garden of Eden Festival (with the original line-up) was held in summer of 2000. But, Jay Peak has picked up the torch, re-kindled the flame, and has brought the Garden of Eden back for the second time in the Stateside Amphitheater at Jay Peak.
August 12, 2017 - 8th Annual Bike and Brew at Burke Mountain
Local craft brews, dual slalom bike race, live music, silly bike games in the Burke Bike Park.
August 12, 2017 - The Taste of Woodstock (Summerfest) at the Woodstock Inn & Resort
Summerfest will take place from 10 am – 9 pm with music, kids activities, art, food, gifts, beer, cheese, candy and more- everything great about the Woodstock area will all take place on Elm Street.
August 18-20, 2017 - Under Armour Mountain Running Series at Killington Resort
Created for trail running enthusiasts and professionals, this new North American trail running series provides unmatched racing experiences in beautiful mountain environments of the most iconic resort destinations in the United States and features 5K, 10K, 1K Vertical Challenge, 50K, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon and more.
August 19, 2017 - Hop Jam at Bolton Valley
An all-day beer and music festival featuring some of the region’s best brews and amazing music.
August 19, 2017 - "Raptor Encounters" with the VT Institute of Natural Science at Bromley Mountain
Live falcons, hawks and owls provide the lens through which we examine food webs, predator-prey relationships and the interdependence of the systems that support life. Two free shows: 11:30 am and 1:30 pm.