Upcoming Events

October

October 22, 1:00pm-6:00pm
Woodstock Photo Tour
Woodstock Green, 14 the Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(617) 398-7877
www.localcaptures.com
This Woodstock photo tour is perfect for someone who wants to see more of the Woodstock area and be able to take photos of covered bridges, farms, stone walls, and capture the local flavor that Vermont has to offer. We will start in the quaint village of Woodstock, VT and meander the back roads so you can see and photograph the picturesque landscape that Vermont offers. We will stop along the way at a classic country store. This tour is perfect to capture the classic rural landscapes and quaint villages of Vermont. Whether you are a local trying to up your game in photography, or a tourist to capture all the right shots. We have taken advanced photographers as tour participants, but we have also taken people who shot with their smartphone and just wanted to find the right shot. Tour starts in downtown Woodstock. Check site for dates!

October 24, 1:00pm-6:00pm
Woodstock Photo Tour
Woodstock Green, 14 the Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(617) 398-7877
www.localcaptures.com
This Woodstock photo tour is perfect for someone who wants to see more of the Woodstock area and be able to take photos of covered bridges, farms, stone walls, and capture the local flavor that Vermont has to offer. We will start in the quaint village of Woodstock, VT and meander the back roads so you can see and photograph the picturesque landscape that Vermont offers. We will stop along the way at a classic country store. This tour is perfect to capture the classic rural landscapes and quaint villages of Vermont. Whether you are a local trying to up your game in photography, or a tourist to capture all the right shots. We have taken advanced photographers as tour participants, but we have also taken people who shot with their smartphone and just wanted to find the right shot. Tour starts in downtown Woodstock. Check site for dates!

October 28, 11:00am-1:00pm
Gory Daze 5K
Dothan Brook School, 2300 Christian St, White River Junction, VT 05001
(802) 698-8661
www.facebook.com/events/1540120412678117
We would like to invite you to join us at a Halloween themed 5K race in White River Junction on October 28th to benefit Hartford Dismas House and is part of the "Gory Daze" festivities presented by the Main Street Museum later in the evening. There will be face painting, food, music, and fun for everybody! Halloween costumes are encouraged for participants, but not required. You are welcome to walk or run, the important thing is to have a good time! Hartford Dismas House is a transitional house for men and women transitioning from incarceration and reconciling with the community. Please register at https://runsignup.com/gorydaze5k

October 29, 1:00pm-6:00pm
Woodstock Photo Tour
Woodstock Green, 14 the Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(617) 398-7877
www.localcaptures.com
This Woodstock photo tour is perfect for someone who wants to see more of the Woodstock area and be able to take photos of covered bridges, farms, stone walls, and capture the local flavor that Vermont has to offer. We will start in the quaint village of Woodstock, VT and meander the back roads so you can see and photograph the picturesque landscape that Vermont offers. We will stop along the way at a classic country store. This tour is perfect to capture the classic rural landscapes and quaint villages of Vermont. Whether you are a local trying to up your game in photography, or a tourist to capture all the right shots. We have taken advanced photographers as tour participants, but we have also taken people who shot with their smartphone and just wanted to find the right shot. Tour starts in downtown Woodstock. Check site for dates!

October 31, 1:00pm-6:00pm
Woodstock Photo Tour
Woodstock Green, 14 the Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(617) 398-7877
www.localcaptures.com
This Woodstock photo tour is perfect for someone who wants to see more of the Woodstock area and be able to take photos of covered bridges, farms, stone walls, and capture the local flavor that Vermont has to offer. We will start in the quaint village of Woodstock, VT and meander the back roads so you can see and photograph the picturesque landscape that Vermont offers. We will stop along the way at a classic country store. This tour is perfect to capture the classic rural landscapes and quaint villages of Vermont. Whether you are a local trying to up your game in photography, or a tourist to capture all the right shots. We have taken advanced photographers as tour participants, but we have also taken people who shot with their smartphone and just wanted to find the right shot. Tour starts in downtown Woodstock. Check site for dates!

 

November

November 1, 5:00pm-7:00pm
FREE First Friday: Be a Judge of Northern Stage's Pumpkin Carving Contest!
The Barrette Center for the Arts, 74 Gates Street, White River Junction, VT 05001
(802) 296-7000
northernstage.org
Northern Stage staff members will have their carved pumpkins on display, and we invite the general public to stop by and join our pool of anonymous judges! Real prizes are at stake for our staff, so your vote matters! Our company is comprised of artisans who sew costumes, paint sets, design props, and have lots of creative talents -- these pumpkins will truly be a sight to behold! Enjoy complimentary fall treats and cider while you place your votes for the outstanding pumpkin designs.

November 3, 5:00pm-8:00pm
First Fridays
Hall Art Foundation, 544 VT Route 106, Reading, VT 05062
(802) 952-1056
hallartfoundation.org
Once a month we welcome visitors to view our exhibitions without a guide and at their own pace. With wood-fired pizza available from La Pizza Lupo! Prepared in a vintage truck with an Italian-made wood-burning oven, La Pizza Lupo uses local, seasonal and artisanal ingredients to prepare you a delicious slice.

November 4, 5:45pm-8:00pm
Learn to Curl Clinic
Barwood Arena, 45 Highland Ave, White River Junction, VT 05001
(802) 281-2894
uppervalleycurling.org
If you want to experience Curling, come to the Learn to Curl clinic on Saturday, November 4th at 5:45 pm. The Upper Valley Curling Club plays at Barwood Arena on Highland Ave in White River Junction. We provide all equipment and full instruction. You bring warm clothes and shoes with non-skid soles. Clinics cost $25 per person and require reservations. They fill up fast, so send a reservation request to [email protected] or visit uppervalleycurling.org. Regular, drop-in curling is also available each Saturday with informal play. League curling is available on Wednesday evenings.

November 4, 9:00am-1:00pm
Norwich Farmers Market Winter Market in Tracy Hall Norwich
Tracy Hall, 300 Main Street, Norwich, VT 05055
(802) 384-7447
norwichfarmersmarket.org
Welcome to our indoor markets. It's time to start a good winter habit. The veggies are still rolling in and with all of the carrots, potatoes, meats, and eggs, you can feed your family with the best local food around. There will be plenty of baked goods and crafts to round out the market. You’ll find all this in the comfort of Tracy Hall with plenty of lunch options to keep you going. Make sure to pick up a yellow winter flyer with all of the dates and times.

November 18, 9:00am-1:00pm
Norwich Farmers Market Winter Market in Tracy Hall Norwich
Tracy Hall, 300 Main Street, Norwich, VT 05055
(802) 384-7447
norwichfarmersmarket.org
Welcome to our indoor markets. It's time to start a good winter habit. The veggies are still rolling in and with all of the carrots, potatoes, meats, and eggs, you can feed your family with the best local food around. There will be plenty of baked goods and crafts to round out the market. You’ll find all this in the comfort of Tracy Hall with plenty of lunch options to keep you going. Make sure to pick up a yellow winter flyer with all of the dates and times.

November 19, 9:00am-3:00pm
Loaded Turkey Rail Jam
Killington Resort, 4763 Killington Road, Killington, VT 05751
(802) 422-6808
killington.com
Tradition at its finest: Killington’s Loaded Turkey Rail Jam is back to kick off another great season of park competitions. We’re serving up Thanksgiving dinner on the podium with a frozen turkey going out to first place and all the fixings going to second and third place. Don’t forget - first place competitors earn free entry into Rails 2 Riches!

November 23, 10:00am-11:00pm
Zack's Place Turkey Trot in Woodstock VT Thanksgiving Day
Woodstock Elementary School , 15 South St., Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-5868
zacksplacevt.org
Zack's Place 2017 Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Run/Walk November 23, 2017 The Zack's Place Turkey Trot, a 5K run and walk held on Thanksgiving Day, was first established in 2007, and has become an annual fundraiser ever since.In 2007, almost 200 people participated. In 2016, over 1,500 people participated. All of the proceeds of the race are dedicated to our operational costs. As participants line up and register for the race they are entertained by a band on a flatbed truck. Hot coffee, tea and hot chocolate are offered. The race begins in front of the Woodstock Elementary School at 10:00 AM, with the more skilled runners in front and the rest following. The run meanders through the historic Village of Woodstock, then on towards Billings Farm, around Mountain Avenue, and back around The Town Green, ending at the starting line.

November 24–26, 8:00am-7:00pm
Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Killington
Killington/Pico Ski Resorts, 4763 Killington Road, Killington, VT 05751
(800) 321-6867
killington.com
Ninety athletes representing 20 countries are expected to participate in the slalom and giant slalom events on the Superstar trail this Thanksgiving Weekend at Killington Resort.

November 24–26, 10:00am-4:00pm
Thanksgiving Weekend at Billings Farm & Museum * Vermont Chamber Top 10 Winter Event
Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-2355
www.billingsfarm.org
The weekend features traditional cooking demonstrations in the farmhouse, horsedrawn wagon rides, farm tours, programs and hands-on food preparation and preservation activities. You’ll be welcomed to Frederick Billings’ farmhouse, where farm manager George Aiken and family lived from 1890 to 1910. Visit with costumed interpreters as they demonstrate preparing traditional Thanksgiving fare in the kitchen. History of Thanksgiving programs in the Victorian parlor, activities for all ages include “making the perfect piecrust” and peeling apples.

 

December

December 2, 10:00am-4:00pm
Coolidge Holiday Open House
President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site, 3780 VT-100A, Plymouth, VT 05056
(802) 672-3773
historicsites.vermont.gov
Kick off the holiday season in one of Vermont's most scenic villages. Visit the Coolidge Birthplace, decorated as it would have been in 1872 when Calvin was born. Winter exhibits at the Museum & Education Center, Aldrich House, Plymouth Cheese Factory and 1924 Summer White House office. Sleigh rides, old-time music, craft demonstrations, chocolate making & sampling with The Chocolatorium, lunch at the Wilder House Restaurant, special cancellation at the historic Plymouth post office, and children's holiday activities.

December 7, 9:30am-2:00pm
17th Annual Holiday House Tour
Pentangle Arts Council, 31 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
802) 457-3981
pentanglearts.org
A Wassail Weekend favorite! Experience the warm hospitality of old New England, when Woodstock’s most charming houses deck their halls and open their doors for what has become a quintessential holiday tradition. Docents await at each location to provide historical information and answer questions. The last stop of the Tour is a lovely reception hosted by the Prince and the Pauper Restaurant. ickets – **Early Bird pricing through Thursday, November 30th** Early Bird Tickets*: $35 Regular Tickets*: $40 **Kids 17 & under free**

December 8–10, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Wassail Weekend
Woodstock Village, Central Street, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-3555
www.woodstockvt.com
Woodstock 33rd Annual Wassail Weekend! Filled with twinkling lights, historic decorated homes, breakfast with Santa. Billings Farm Decorated in 19th century holiday spirit. Sleigh bells during our Wassail Parade. there is something for all ages at this festive holiday weekend Make your reservations Today!

December 9, 9:00am-1:00pm
Norwich Farmers Market Winter Market in Tracy Hall Norwich
Tracy Hall, 300 Main Street, Norwich, VT 05055
(802) 384-7447
norwichfarmersmarket.org
Welcome to our indoor markets. It's time to start a good winter habit. The veggies are still rolling in and with all of the carrots, potatoes, meats, and eggs, you can feed your family with the best local food around. There will be plenty of baked goods and crafts to round out the market. You’ll find all this in the comfort of Tracy Hall with plenty of lunch options to keep you going. Make sure to pick up a yellow winter flyer with all of the dates and times.

December 16, 9:00am-1:00pm
Norwich Farmers Market Winter Market in Tracy Hall Norwich
Tracy Hall, 300 Main Street, Norwich, VT 05055
(802) 384-7447
norwichfarmersmarket.org
Welcome to our indoor markets. It's time to start a good winter habit. The veggies are still rolling in and with all of the carrots, potatoes, meats, and eggs, you can feed your family with the best local food around. There will be plenty of baked goods and crafts to round out the market. You’ll find all this in the comfort of Tracy Hall with plenty of lunch options to keep you going. Make sure to pick up a yellow winter flyer with all of the dates and times.

 

Weekly Events

Mondays, 10:30am-11:15am
Baby & Toddlers Story times
Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-2295
normanwilliams.org
Story time for babies and toddlers Birth to 3. This 20-minute story time introduces our youngest patrons to stories, songs and finger plays. This is a weekly program—every Monday.

Mondays, 8:00pm-11:00pm
Open Mic Night
Bentleys Restaurant, 1 Elm Street, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-3232
bentleysrestaurant.com
Brian Warren hosts our popular weekly Open Mic Night every Monday starting around 8pm. Even though you can never know who might take the stage, you can always count on a great evening of live music and fun among friends and neighbors!

Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:15am
Preschool/PreK Story Times
Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-2295
normanwilliams.org
This 45-minute story time for children ages 3-6 features three, thematically-related books, along with a craft or activity that reinforces the weekly theme. This is a weekly program - every Tuesday.

Wednesdays, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Afterschool Movies for Kids
Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-2295
normanwilliams.org
Join us at the library for after-school movie fun! Call ahead for movie title. Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver. Note: Movies will not be shown on November 25th, December 23rd and December 30th.

Thursdays, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Thursday Afternoon Knitting Group
Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-2295
normanwilliams.org
Knitters are invited to meet on the mezzanine of NWPL Thursday afternoons starting December 1 and running through the month of January. All knitters are welcome – from beginners to experts. We will knit together, learn together, and provide each other assistance when needed. Plan to bring your current project, knitting questions or problems, or a pattern to share.

Fridays, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Live Music
Inn at Weathersfield, 1342 Hwy 106, Perkinsville, VT 05151
(802) 263-9217
weathersfieldinn.com
If you're looking for somewhere to enjoy a truly unique farm-to-table dining experience off the beaten path, head over to The Inn at Weathersfield. Tucked back off Route 106 in Perkinsville, the Inn features a different local musician on guitar from 7-9 pm in the tavern every Friday. Don't worry, you can still talk and hear each other. Check out our full line-up: DEC. 16 - Ali T DEC. 23 - Ken Rokicki DEC. 30 - Dave Clark (Sat. DEC. 31 - Peter Concillio Trio)

Saturdays, October 21–May 5, 10:00pm-1:00pm
Woodstock Winter Farmers Market
Woodstock Village Green, 1 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091
(802) 457-3555
www.woodstockvt.com
Farmers and Artisans Market on the Village Green , every Wednesday thru mid October, live music, children's activities, 3-6pm over 30 vendors

Saturdays, 10:00am-1:00pm
Market On The Green
Masonic Hall, 30 Pleasant Street, Woodstock, VT 05091
802) 457-2557
northchapelvt.org
The Woodstock Winter Farmers Market Dates: October 21, November 4, November 18, December 2, December 16, January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7 and May 5