2019 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 66 – CENTRAL VERMONT sPEciAl EVEnt Billings Farm&Museum’s 32nd Annual Quilt Exhibition Woodstock Billings Farm and Museum will host the 32nd Annual Quilt Exhibition from July 27 – September 15, 2019 . 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 32nd Annual Quilt Exhibition includes the operating dairy farm, orientation and farm life exhibits, the restored and furnished 1890 Farm House, plus daily programs and activities. Dates of Operation: Exhibition July 27 – September 15, 2019, 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 Rules: Reservations recommended; $9.00 per person; ample free parking. Picnic area. Wheelchairs available upon request. Contact: Kristina Sprague, Group Reservations Coordinator, Billings Farm &Museum, 69 Old River Road (Rte. 12 North and Old River Road), Woodstock, VT 05091 • 802-457-2355 • Fax 802-457-4663 reservations@billingsfarm.org • www.billingsfarm.org  sPEciAl EVEnt Addison County Annual Events Middlebury Area Contact: www.addisoncounty.com • February 16: Winterfest, Middlebury – a day of winter events for the whole family. experiencemiddlebury.com/play/community-events/winterfest • May 27: Memorial Day Parade, Vergennes – remember our military and enjoy the parade. vergennesdowntown.org/memorial-day-parade • June 23: Foodaroo 5, Middlebury – featuring 30+ Vermont food and beverage all-stars, street performers, live music, King Arthur Flour baking contests. middunderground.org/foodaroo • June 15: Pocock Rocks Music Festival & Street Fair, Bristol – Block party featuring regional bands, microbrews, wine, hard ciders, and spirits, plus specialty foods, gifts and crafts. discoverbristolvt.com/pocock-rocks • July 4th: July 4th Celebration, Bristol – outhouse races, huge parade, vendors, crafts and great food. bristol4th.com • July 7-13: Festival on the Green, Middlebury – week-long music festival supported by community donations and volunteers. festivalonthegreen.org • August 3: Vermont Day at UVMMorgan Horse Farm, Weybridge – open house at Morgan Horse Farm uvm.edu/cals/morganhorsefarm/events • August 6-10: Addison County Fair & Field Days, NewHaven – rides, music, animals and great food. addisoncountyfielddays.com • August 24: Vergennes Day, Vergennes – Pancake breakfast, 65+ crafters/vendors, horse drawn wagon rides, bandstand music, chicken BBQ. addisoncounty.com/vergennes-day • September: Eat on the Green – a sampling of foods from top area restaurants, live music, games for kids. vergennesdowntown.org/eatongreen • September 28: Bristol Harvest Festival, Bristol – Live music on the bandstand, crafters, vendors, and more. www.addisoncounty.com/bristol- harvest-festival • September 29: Better L8 Than Never Car Show, Bristol – Cars, vendors, great food, live DJ, raffle drawings, piston toss and more. addisoncounty.com/better-l8-car-show • December 1: Holiday Stroll, Vergennes – A full day of family-friendly holiday festivities throughout Vergennes. vergennesdowntown.org/events • December: Cool Yule, Bristol – Holiday celebration throughoutDecember, including TheChocolateWalk and LumenCelebrationof Fire&Light , bazaars, concerts, activities and shopping. discoverbristolvt.com/cool-yule • December: VeryMerryMiddlebury, Middlebury – a whole month of holiday events. experiencemiddlebury.com/play/community-events/very-merry- middlebury/ 