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The Vermont Challenge

August 15 - August 18
Southern Vermont, USA

The Vermont Challenge Four glorious days of riding through some of the most picturesque countryside, covered bridges, river valleys, and historic villages in the world. Aug. 15–19. Manchester and Stratton Mountain. 203-668-0194 or vtchallenge.com

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2nd Annual Green Mountain Bluegrass & Roots Festival

August 15 - August 18
Hunter Park, 410 Hunter Park Rd, Manchester Center, VT 05255, USA, 2 Park Pl United States + Google Map

A four-day music festival featuring a variety of bluegrass, roots and Americana music from both icons of the industry and innovative up-and-coming artists. Featuring a main stage, dance tent, camping, kids activities, local food trucks, Vermont craft beer and wine, and a magical Green Mountain setting! GMBR is a family friendly festival set on a […]

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Bennington Battle Day Weekend Celebration

August 16 - August 19
Bennington, VT 05201, USA United States + Google Map

Bennington Battle Day Weekend Celebration August 16 - 19 The official Battle Day is August 16, and commencing on Thursday the Bennington Fire Department will host events commemorating the Battle of Bennington, a turning point in the Revolutionary War. Activities include a 5K morning fun-run at the Battle Monument, a downtown parade, Battle of the […]

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Battle Day 5K Road Race

August 17
Bennington Battle Monument, 15 Monument Cir, Bennington, VT 05201, USA, 2 Monument Cir United States + Google Map

The Friends of the Bennington Battle Monument and Battenkill Valley Runners announce their 15th annual Battle Day 5K Road Race on Saturday, August 17. Cannon fire starts the race at 9:30 sharp! A half-mile children's fun run immediately follows the race completion. The event starts and finishes at the Bennington Battle Monument in Old Bennington. […]

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9:00 am

West River Farmers Market

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
West River Farmers Market, VT-100, Londonderry, VT 05148, USA, 2 River Front Dr United States + Google Map

West River Farmers MarketSaturday 9AM – 1PMSaturday May 25th to Saturday October 12thWest River Farmers Market strives to provide a thriving marketplace for local producers to showcase their products. The West River Farmers Market hosts 40+ vendors, from vegetables to cutting boards, all made locally by devoted members of our community.At the intersection of Rt […]

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2:00 pm

“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Weston Playhouse

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weston Playhouse, 8 Park St, Weston, VT 05161, USA, 2 Park St United States + Google Map

WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Written by Edward Albee. Directed by Mike Donahue. It’s two o’clock in the morning when George and Martha return home from a college faculty party, but the night has only just begun. An evening of fun and games takes a dark turn as the line between reality and illusion blurs. […]

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“Mrs. Christie” Dorset Theatre Festival

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dorset Theatre Festival, 104 Cheney Rd, Dorset, VT 05251, USA, 2 Cheney Rd United States + Google Map

MRS. CHRISTIE By Heidi Armbruster Directed by Giovanna Sardelli A NEW Classic Mystery In 1926 Agatha Christie mysteriously disappeared. Ten days later, the 37-year-old wife and mother who dabbled in detective fiction was found at a posh seaside resort having checked in under the name of her husband’s mistress. Agatha Christie walked out of that […]

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“Always…Patsy Cline” Weston Playhouse

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm, 705 Main St, Weston, VT 05161, USA United States + Google Map

ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE Created and originally directed by TED SWINDLEY—based on a true story. Directed by Meredith McDonough. When an unlikely encounter in a Texas honky-tonk lands Patsy Cline at her biggest fan’s kitchen table, the rising star finds a fast friend and a savvy business partner. Late night conversations between Patsy and Louise, a Southern […]

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Open Farm Week: Who Lives on Our Farm?

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Merck Forest & Farmland Center, 3270 VT-315, Rupert, VT 05768, USA United States + Google Map

Who Lives on our Farm? August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Meet our farm residents during Vermont’s Open Farm Week: cuddle a chicken, hug a lamb, pet a horse. Learn what makes each animal unique and how we take care of them. For more information: https://www.merckforest.org/event/who-lives-on-our-farm/

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Gallery Opening | Sacred Places: Photographs by Ron Rosenstock

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Southern Vermont Arts Center, 930 Southern Vermont Arts Center Dr, Manchester, VT 05254, USA, 2 Center St United States + Google Map

Sacred Places: Photographs by Ron Rosenstock Opening Reception: Saturday, August 17, 2-4 pm Exhibition on view: August 17-October 20, 2019 Throughout history humans have created exquisite structures where people gather to pray and to seek inspiration and answers to their deepest questions. They have also sought inspiration in nature. From earliest times natural settings have […]

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4:00 pm

Gallery Opening “Contemporary American Regionalism: Vermont Perspectives”

August 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Southern Vermont Arts Center, 930 Southern Vermont Arts Center Dr, Manchester, VT 05254, USA, 2 Center St United States + Google Map

Contemporary American Regionalism: Vermont Perspectives.Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 4-6 p.m.Wilson Museum at the Southern Vermont Arts CenterGuest Curator: Ric Kasini KadourMonoprints of yarn balls, lush fantastical landscapes, and deep, colorful abstracts: These are just some of the art viewers will encounter in this exhibition. But far from being a simple exhibition of Vermont art […]

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6:00 pm

Author Presentation: J.C. Myers

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Northshire Bookstore, 4869 Main St, Manchester Center, VT 05255, USA, 201 Main St United States + Google Map

J.C. MyersJunkyard at No TownSaturday, August 17, 2019 - 6:00pmThis novelist captures Vermont’s land, language, and culture in outrageous and vernacular-rich dialogue, combined with crazy and splendid plot twists. You'll find yourself breathless, sometimes wide-eyed, and sometimes laughing, as you follow young Jules' initiation, fresh out of college in the early 80s, seeking a life […]

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7:30 pm

“Always…Patsy Cline” Weston Playhouse

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm, 705 Main St, Weston, VT 05161, USA United States + Google Map

ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE Created and originally directed by TED SWINDLEY—based on a true story. Directed by Meredith McDonough. When an unlikely encounter in a Texas honky-tonk lands Patsy Cline at her biggest fan’s kitchen table, the rising star finds a fast friend and a savvy business partner. Late night conversations between Patsy and Louise, a Southern […]

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“Mrs. Christie” Dorset Theatre Festival

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dorset Theatre Festival, 104 Cheney Rd, Dorset, VT 05251, USA, 2 Cheney Rd United States + Google Map

MRS. CHRISTIE By Heidi Armbruster Directed by Giovanna Sardelli A NEW Classic Mystery In 1926 Agatha Christie mysteriously disappeared. Ten days later, the 37-year-old wife and mother who dabbled in detective fiction was found at a posh seaside resort having checked in under the name of her husband’s mistress. Agatha Christie walked out of that […]

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“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Weston Playhouse

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Weston Playhouse, 8 Park St, Weston, VT 05161, USA, 2 Park St United States + Google Map

WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Written by Edward Albee. Directed by Mike Donahue. It’s two o’clock in the morning when George and Martha return home from a college faculty party, but the night has only just begun. An evening of fun and games takes a dark turn as the line between reality and illusion blurs. […]

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Music Under the Stars: BMC Brass Quintet

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Retreat Farm, 45 Farmhouse Square, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA, 2 Farm Ln United States + Google Map

“Music Under the Stars” will include two free concerts in July and August, and culminates in a performance by the Windham Orchestra in September to celebrate the fall equinox and the Orchestra’s 50th anniversary. JULY 13TH | 7:30 PM | FREE BMC Brass Quintet AUGUST 17TH | 7:30 PM | FREE Becky Tracy and Keith […]

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