2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 66 – CENTRAL VERMONT SPECIAL EVENT Addison County Annual Events Middlebury Area Contact: For more details about these events and experiencing Middlebury and the region visit www.addisoncounty.com Please confirm all dates with organizer. • February 1517: Winterfest, Middlebury – a weekend of winter events for the whole family. experiencemiddlebury.com/play/communityevents/winterfest • May 25: Memorial Day Parade, Vergennes – remember our military and enjoy the parade. vergennesdowntown.org/memorialdayparade • June 28: Foodaroo 5, Middlebury – featuring 30+ Vermont food and beverage allstars, internationally acclaimed street performers, live music, King Arthur Flour baking contests, and surprises for all ages! middunderground.org/foodaroo • June 20: Pocock Rocks Music Festival & Street Fair, Bristol – Bristol’s own block party featuring live music fromwellknown regional bands, microbrews, wine, hard ciders, and spirits, plus specialty foods, gifts and crafts. discoverbristolvt.com/pocockrocks • July 4th: July 4th Celebration, Bristol – outhouse races, huge parade, vendors, crafts and great food. bristol4th.com • July 1219: Festival on the Green, Middlebury – weeklong familyfriendly music festival supported by community donations and volunteers. festivalonthegreen.org • August 1: Vermont Day at UVMMorgan Horse Farm, Weybridge – open house at Morgan Horse Farm. uvm.edu/cals/morganhorsefarm/events • August 48: Addison County Fair & Field Days, NewHaven – rides, music, animals and great food. addisoncountyfielddays.com • August 22: Vergennes Day, Vergennes – Pancake breakfast, 65+ crafters/vendors, horse drawn wagon rides, bandstand music, chicken BBQ, children's venue, Rubber Duckie race. addisoncounty.com/vergennesday • September 19: Eat on the Green – a sampling of foods from top area restaurants, live music, games for kids. vergennesdowntown.org/eatongreen • September 26: Bristol Harvest Festival, Bristol – A full day of live music on the bandstand, activities for kids, pony rides, live demonstrations, crafters, vendors, and area nonprofit organizations. www.addisoncounty.com/bristol­ harvestfestival • September 27: Better L8 Than Never Car Show, Bristol – Cars, vendors, great food, live DJ, raffle drawings, piston toss, kids’ activities, bake sale and more. Fun for the whole family! addisoncounty.com/betterl8carshow • December 5 : Holiday Stroll, Vergennes – A full day of familyfriendly holiday festivities throughout Vergennes. vergennesdowntown.org/events • December: Cool Yule, Bristol – Holiday celebration throughout December, including The ChocolateWalk and Lumen Celebration of Fire & Light , bazaars, concerts, activities and shopping. discoverbristolvt.com/coolyule • December: VeryMerryMiddlebury, Middlebury – a whole month of holiday events. experiencemiddlebury.com/play/communityevents/very ­ merrymiddlebury/  SPECIAL EVENT Billings Farm&Museum’s 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition Woodstock Billings Farm and Museum will host the 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition from July 27 – August 23, 2020 . The exhibit will feature quilts made by today’s quilters of Windsor County, Vermont, plus quilting activities and demonstrations for every age and skill level. Admission to Billings Farm & Museum’s 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition includes the operating dairy farm, orientation and farm life exhibits, the restored and furnished 1890 Farm Manager’s House, plus daily programs and activities. Dates of Operation: Exhibition July 27 – August 23, 2020, 9:30 am– 5 pm Location: Billings Farm and Museum, 69 Old River Road (Rte. 12 North and Old River Road), Woodstock, VT 05091 Group Policy and Rates: Reservations recommended; $9.00 per person; ample free parking. Picnic area. Wheelchairs available upon request. Contact: Group Reservations Coordinator, Billings Farm &Museum, 69 Old River Road (Rte. 12 North and Old River Road), Woodstock, VT 05091 • 8024572355 • Fax 8024574663 • reservations@billingsfarm.org www.billingsfarm.org 