Events Calendar

If you would like to submit an event to our calendar please email events@mountaintimes.info

– Please note that ** = multiple times and/or locations – 

Jul
15
Fri
Find Waldo
Jul 15 – Jul 29 all-day

Find Waldo in Rutland! From July 1 – 30, the famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed glasses will be visiting locations throughout the community. Spot him to win prizes. Free! Get info at phoenixbooks.biz or 802-855-8078.

Jul
20
Wed
Find Waldo
Jul 20 – Jul 29 all-day

Find Waldo in Rutland! From July 1 – 30, the famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed glasses will be visiting locations throughout the community. Spot him to win prizes. Free! Get info at phoenixbooks.biz or 802-855-8078.

Jul
23
Sat
Hubbardton Days
Jul 23 all-day

Hubbardton Days, held at Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site, 4-10 p.m. Family, fun-filled day with food, games, prizes, raffles, entertainment and fireworks. Pig roast and chicken bbq, or pack a picnic. Bring chairs. Female only frying pan throw contest plus horseshoes and more. Magic show, music, and more. Info, 802-273-2911. 5696 Monument Hill Rd, Castleton.

NoTown Festival
Jul 23 all-day

NoTown music festival in Stockbridge, at Tweed River Tubing. Music line-up Friday and Saturday, starting at 3:30 p.m. Music by Dirty Boost, Jenny Porter, Hamjob, Chris Pallutto, Tony Lee Thomas, Bow Thayer, Sonic Malfunktion, and more. 1- or 2-day passes available. Camping available. Kids activities. Tickets at notownfestival.com.

Pedal Power
Jul 23 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Pedal Power to the People, 3rd annual fundraiser of bikes, brews, and tasty tunes, a benefit for Royalton Community Radio. 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at Antique Hill, Tunbridge Fairgrounds. Advance rider registration $45; $50 day of. Ages 13-18, $20. Ages 12 and under free with adult registration. $10 for non-rider social event starting at 11:30 a.m. Info, folkbloke@gmail.com or 802-431-3433.

Insect Festival
Jul 23 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

VINS celebrates annual Insect Festival July 23-24. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. Live caterpillar encounters and over 50 species up close and personal. Unique events daily, creative sessions, mead-making, photography, and more. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee. Admission. vinsweb.org.

SUP Yoga
Jul 23 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Killington Yoga Stand Up Paddle yoga classes, beginners welcome. $30 includes all equipment; $13 with your own board. RSVP to Karen Dalury, 802-770-4101.

Benefit Fundraiser
Jul 23 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Benefit Fundraiser for Gay “Bird” Murphy at Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #3907, 12 Academy St., Fair Haven, 1-5 p.m. $10 donation at the door. All day barbecue, raffles, 50/50, basket raffles. Info or make a donation at 802-265-7966.

“Forever”
Jul 23 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Award winning playwright/actor Dael Orlandersmith’s memoir “Forever” play performance at Weston Rod & Gun Club, 982 Route 100, Weston. For ages 16+, with mature subject matter. Info and tickets, westonplayhouse.org.

Auditions
Jul 23 @ 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Pentangle Arts Council holds auditions for Cabaret, 2-10 p.m. at Woodstock Town Hall Theatre. Info, pentanglearts.org. 31 the Green, Woodstock.

Otter Creek FA **
Jul 23 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Otter Creek Festival of the Arts inaugural season, a 6-week festival featuring local, NYC, and internationally based artists. Tickets at brownpapertickets.com, search OCFA. Today, “Spring Awakening” at Merchants Hall, Rutland. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. shows. $25 general; $19 students/seniors. For info, call 415-418-9624.

Race for the Cure & Judy Collins
Jul 23 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Vermont Race for the Cure at Stratton Mountain is followed by A Concert for the Cure – An Evening with Judy Collins. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. with Syd Straw on stage at 3 p.m. followed by Judy Collins. At base of STratton. $20 advance tickets at stratton.com; $25 at the door. Register for race at komenvtnh.org. Manchester.

Music Scene
Jul 23 @ 2:38 PM – 3:38 PM

BOMOSEEN

4 p.m. Lakehouse Pub & Grille
Wayne Canney

BRANDON

7 p.m. Town Hall
LC Jazz Dance Band

7:30 p.m. Brandon Music
Snake Mountain Bluegrass

CASTLETON

6 p.m. Iron Lantern
James Mee

DANBY

10 a.m. Powers’ Field
Olde Country & Bluegrass Festival

HUBBARDTON

4 p.m. Monument Hill Road
Hubbardton Days Celebration

KILLINGTON

3:30 p.m. Snowshed Base Area
Cooler in the Mountains Free Concert Series: The Oh Hellos

7 p.m. Ramshead Lodge
Music in the Mountains Classical Concert Series: Good ‘Ole KMF Lovin’

7 p.m. The Foundry
Duane Carleton & the Spacemonkees

7:30 p.m. McGrath’s Irish Pub
Shakespeare in the Alley

9 p.m. Moguls Sports Pub
Super Stash Bros.

LUDLOW

8 p.m. Outback Pizza
DJ Dance Party

POULTNEY

7 p.m. Taps Tavern
Aaron Audet

PROCTOR

6 p.m. Marble Museum
Phantom Social Evening

RUTLAND

7:30 p.m. Hop ‘n’ Moose
Ryan Fuller

8 p.m. Paramount Theatre
Gin Blossoms

9:30 p.m. Downtown Tavern
Karaoke w/ Tenacious T

9:30 p.m. 3 DDD’s
Duane Carleton w/ DC3

10 p.m. The Local
DJ Dance Party

STOCKBRIDGE

3:30 p.m. Tweed River Tubing
NoTown Music & Arts Festival: Jenny Porter, Tony Lee Thomas, Chris Pallutto, Hamjob, Oak Totem, Bow Thayer Band, Sonic Malfunktion

WEST RUTLAND

7 p.m. Town Auditorium
Rutland Youth Theatre: Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”

Bob Horan: Mixed Bag
Jul 23 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Bob Horan, musician and storyteller, presents A Mixed Bag of Musical Stories outside at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock. Moves to Mezz if rain. Free. INfo, 802-457-2295.

Chicken BBQ
Jul 23 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Chicken barbecue church supper at Brandon Congregational Church, Fellowship Hall, 1 Carver St., Brandon. 5-7 p.m. Home made bbq chicken, salads, baked beans, desserts, beverages, biscuits. Great for families, and all ages. Free will offering taken.

Lobster on the Green
Jul 23 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Woodstock Rotary announces the first Lobster on the green 5-8 p.m. This community fundraiser is a rare opportunity to dine on Woodstock’s Green. Tickets are $30 per person with a choice of lobster or chicken. Tables of 10 or more may be reserved. For tickets call Jeff Flynn 802-356-0600 or any Woodstock Rotarian.

Devil’s Bowl Race
Jul 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Devil’s Bowl Speedway Asphalt Track Racing: Friend Construction Night. NASCAR Whelen All-American Series. Grandstand admission applies, under age 12 always free. 2743 Rt. 22A, West Haven. Track line: 802-265-3112. devilsbowlspeedwayvt.com.

Farmhouse Dinner
Jul 23 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Coleman Brook Tavern at Okemo continues Farmhouse Dinner Series. Very limited seating, reservations required at 802-228-1435, $55 per person. One large table, fun atmosphere, local foods. Info, okemo.com/farmhousedinner.com.

Cooler in the Mountains
Jul 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Cooler in the Mountains free concert series at Killington Resort’s Snowshed Base Area. Bring a lawn chair, beach blanket, a picnic and the family. Moves inside Snowshed Lodge if the weather is bad. With this series brings STRIDER Bike Adventure Zone for toddlers, no-pedal balance bikes. This week, The Oh Hellos. Info, killington.com.

Killington Music Festival
Jul 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Killington Music Festival “Music in the Mountains” concert series at Ramshead Lodge, Killington Resort. This week,“Good ‘Ole KMF Lovin’.” A potpourri of composer favorites from the past seasons, including Dvořák and Mozart. $25 tickets. Info at killingtonmusicfestival.org, 802-422-1330.

RYT’s Hamlet
Jul 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Rutland Youth Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” as a traveling troupe. Today, at West Rutland Town Hall. Free, donations accepted. Open to the public. Info, 802-558-4177.

Summer Encore
Jul 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

EPIC Program’s Summer Encore performance, “Look Out Olympics, Here Comes Zeus” at Rutland High School Theater. $5 at the door.

Snake Mountain Bluegrass
Jul 23 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Snake Mountain Bluegrass gives concert at Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Road, Brandon. $20 tickets. brandon-music.net.

Vermont Pride Theater
Jul 23 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Vermont Pride Theater at Chandler presents 6th annual Summer Pride Festival at Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St., Randolph. Today, “At the Flash.” After each performance will be a talkback between audience and performers, followed by a reception in the gallery. General admission: adults $17 advance, $20 at the door, 3 play pass available for $45; students $12 advance, $15 at the door. 802-728-6464, chandler-arts.org.

Gin Blossoms
Jul 23 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Gin Blossoms perform at The Paramount Theatre, 30 Center Street, Rutland. Tickets $46-$56. paramountvt.org; 802-775-0903.

Pro Rodeo
Jul 23 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Pond Hill Ranch Pro Rodeo, a real rodeo, complete with classic rodeo events like roping, barrel racing, and bronc riding. Excitement for the whole family, with affordable admission. 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Rd., Castleton. Info, pondhillranch.com, 802-468-2449.

Jul
24
Sun
Horse Show
Jul 24 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Pond Hill Ranch Pro Rodeo holds open Horse Show. Excitement for the whole family, with affordable admission. 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Road, Castleton. Info, pondhillranch.com, 802-468-2449.

Blueberry Festival
Jul 24 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Blueberry Festival at Okemo Mountain Resort, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Jackson Gore Courtyard. Blueberry pancake brunch $12 per person; blueberry treats from vendors; blueberry pie eating contest at 12:30 p.m.; kids activities, tie-dye t-shirts (fee), singing; pick your own at local farm (limited, sign up at 802-228-1948.) okemo.com for details.

Insect Festival
Jul 24 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

VINS celebrates annual Insect Festival 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Live caterpillar encounters and over 50 species up close and personal. Unique events daily, creative sessions, mead-making, photography, and more. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee. Admission. vinsweb.org.

Historical Society Open
Jul 24 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Shrewsbury Historical Society Museum opens for the season, Sundays, 1-3 p.m. through Oct. 31. Exhibit on Brown Bridge, a national historic landmark, and dedication of Jim Jeffords State Forest. Free admission, handicap compliant, with parking. Route 103, Cuttingsville.

Aviation in Vermont
Jul 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Walter E. Houghton will give a presentation on “Aviation in Vermont” at the Bridgewater Historical Society, 12 North Bridgewater Rd. Free and open to the public. Refreshments served.

Otter Creek FA
Jul 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Otter Creek Festival of the Arts inaugural season, a 6-week festival featuring local, NYC, and internationally based artists. Tickets at brownpapertickets.com, search OCFA. Today, “Spring Awakening” at Merchants Hall, Rutland. $25 general; $19 students/seniors. For info, call 415-418-9624.

RYT’s Hamlet
Jul 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Rutland Youth Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” as a traveling troupe. Today, on the field at Giorgetti Park, Rutland. Free, donations accepted. Open to the public. Info, 802-558-4177.

Music Scene
Jul 24 @ 2:40 PM – 3:40 PM

KILLINGTON

5 p.m. The Foundry
Oak Totem

9 p.m. JAX Food & Games
Duane Carleton

POULTNEY

6:30 p.m. Town Green
Town Band Concert

ROCHESTER

6:30 p.m Town Park
Mark LeGrand

RUTLAND

7 p.m. Main Street Park
Rutland City Band

10 p.m. Pub 42
Open Mic w/ Chris Pallutto

STOCKBRIDGE

11:30 a.m. The Wild Fern
Rick Redington Cigar Box Brunch

“Forever”
Jul 24 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Award winning playwright/actor Dael Orlandersmith’s memoir “Forever” play performance at Weston Rod & Gun Club, 982 Route 100, Weston. For ages 16+, with mature subject matter. Info and tickets, westonplayhouse.org.

RCMS
Jul 24 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Rochester Chamber Music Society presents Elisabeth LeBlanc, clarinet; Elizabeth Reid, viola; Cynthia Huard, piano. Mozart’s Trio in E-flat major, K.498 “Kegelstatt Trio”, Piazzolla, Rebecca Clarke duo, Schumann’s “Fairy Tales.” Federated Church of Rochester, North Main Street, Rochester. Admission by donation. Info call 802-767-9234 or visit rcmsvt.org.

Summer Curling
Jul 24 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Summer curling at Woodstock’s Union Arena, Route 4, Woodstock. 6-8 p.m. Pickup games for anyone to join, just show up! $20. Learn to Curl clinic offered, pre-register at uppervalleycurling.org.

Auditions
Jul 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Brandon Town Players hold auditions for upcoming murder mystery comedy. Brandon Senior Center, Route 73 Forestdale. Roles for 6 females; 4 males; ages 18-80. Performances Sept. 30 & Oct. 1 at Brandon Town Hall. Info, 802-247-6720.

Band Concert
Jul 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Band concert on the Green, 1500 East Main Street, Poultney. Truly a small town experience, and visitors are always welcome. Free. Info, 802-287-5185.

Concert in the Park
Jul 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Rochester Recreation Committee’s free band concerts in the park, on the village green, Route 100, Rochester. Sundays, 6:30-8 p.m. This week, Mark Legrand.

Rutland City Band
Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Rutland City Band performs Sundays in Main Street Park, corner of Route 7 and West Street, Rutland. Free. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy.

Vermont Pride Theater
Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Vermont Pride Theater at Chandler presents 6th annual Summer Pride Festival at Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St., Randolph. Today, “Mama’s Girls” by Marilynn Anselmi, directed by Cher Laston. After each performance will be a talkback between audience and performers, followed by a reception in the gallery. General admission: adults $17 advance, $20 at the door, 3 play pass available for $45; students $12 advance, $15 at the door. 802-728-6464, chandler-arts.org.

Jul
25
Mon
Young Hacks Academy
Jul 25 all-day

Young Hacks Academy summer camp for ages 6-14 that uses technology to develop real-world leadership skills. A blend of computer programming, problem-solving, and teamwork, YHA teaches kids to build cool video games about big challenges facing us on the local and global level. July 25-29, Woodstock UHS, 100 Amsden Way, Woodstock. younghacks.com/woodstock-vt/

Killington Summer Camp
Jul 25 @ 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Town of Killington Parks & Rec Dept. offers summer camps. July 25-29, Loads of Fun (ages 4-8) theme is “Princesses/Super Heroes.” Rek & Trek Adventures (ages 9-14) enjoy Emerald Lake, Adventure Center, and VINS fieldtrip. Fees. For info, killingtonrec.com. Based in Ramshead Lodge at Killington Resort, 3880 Killington Road, Killington.

Chaffee Summer Camp
Jul 25 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Chaffee Art Center offers summer camp for varied ages. This week, Art of Science, July 25-29, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For ages 5-7. Explore the area where art and science intersect through experiments like creating homemade puffy paint and playdough. Register at 802-775-0062. 16 S. Main St., Rutland. chaffeeartcenter.org

Chaffee Summer Camp
Jul 25 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Chaffee Art Center offers summer camp for varied ages. This week, Journey Around the world, July 25-29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For ages 9-13. Explore the world through art! Each visit a different continent and create art inspired by cultures. Register at 802-775-0062. 16 S. Main St., Rutland. chaffeeartcenter.org

Music Scene
Jul 25 @ 2:40 PM – 3:40 PM

LUDLOW

9 p.m. The Killarney
Open Mic w/ Steve Audsley

PITTSFIELD

7 p.m. Clear River Tavern
Clay Canfield & Pat Navarre

RUTLAND

9 p.m. Downtown Tavern
Honeyglazed Mondaze Open Mic w/ Hamjob

WOODSTOCK

8 p.m. Bentley’s Restaurant
Open Mic w/ Brian Warren

Book Sale
Jul 25 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Rutland Free Library book sale, 4-8 p.m. Summer Monday Nights sales, Mondays through Aug. 8. New and gently used hard covers and paperbacks, puzzles, CDs, DVDs for all ages. New items added each week. 10 Court St., Rutland.

Nine & Wine Ladies Night
Jul 25 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Nine & Wine Ladies Golf League at Killington Golf Course, 5 p.m. & 6 p.m. tee times. Grab the girls for 9 holes and wine at Preston’s Mondays through Sept. 5. Free to members; $12 for non-members includes green fees. Wine follows at Preston’s (you buy). Info, 802-422-6700. East Mountain Road, Killington.

Jul
26
Tue
United Way Day
Jul 26 all-day

Killington Resort hosts 11th annual United Way Day. The United Way of Rutland County will receive half of sales as all guests enjoy 50% off adult rate scenic lift rides, Adventure Center day passes, mountain bike lift and trail tickets, Mountain Bike Learn to Ride Packages and Segway tours. Info at killington.com.

Non-Profit Info Fair
Jul 26 @ 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Non-Profit Information Fair, 1st Floor, Asa Bloomer Building, 88 Merchants Row, Rutland. Featuring state and local providers of services and programs for people with disabilities, including seniors. For more information call 802-779-9021 or email: greed@vcil.org . 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Jul 26 @ 2:41 PM – 3:41 PM

CASTLETON

7 p.m. Castleton Pavilion
New York Players

LUDLOW

7 p.m. The Killarney
Trivia Night

POULTNEY

9 p.m. Taps Tavern
Bluegrass Jam

RUTLAND

8 p.m. Center Street Alley
Trivia Night

WOODSTOCK

6 p.m. Little Theater
Underground Ministries w/ Speaker Nate Mispel & DJ Casey

Youth Education Plots
Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Three plots of the Northwest Community Garden will be used as youth education plots this summer. Drop-in sessions 3-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 18. Youth between 4-14 years old are invited to come and engage with our volunteer garden educators and learn more about the food that sustains us! Parents- drop your kids off or join us for the educational fun. 89 Baxter St., Rutland.

Dos Equis Golf League
Jul 26 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Tuesday League Nights at Killington Golf Course. Different theme weekly, 5 p.m. shotgun start. 9-hole scramble, team or individual. $20 members/$25 non includes golf, cart, dinner, prizes. Sign up by 12 p.m. each Tuesday. This week, “Vermont Strong” night. killington.com.

Community Forum
Jul 26 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Governor-appointed Blue Ribbon Commission on Financing High-Quality Affordable Child Care holds public forum to hear from Vermonters about their child care challenges in advance of issuing a November report to the Legislature. Today at RRMC, CVPS Leahy Community Ed Room, 160 Allen St., Conference Rooms B and C, Rutland. 5:30-7 p.m. Register at letsgrowkids.org and follow links for forums.

Rutland Rugby
Jul 26 @ 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM

Been playing for 30 years? Never even thrown a ball? Learn a new sport or re-join it with the Rutland Men’s Rugby Football Club! Practices Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:45 p.m. at Gawet Memorial Field, 600 Marble St., West Rutland. facebook.com/rutlandrugbyclub.

Picture Framing
Jul 26 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Picture Framing for Artists with Joan Hoffman held at ArtisTree Community Arts Center. 6-9 p.m. $60. Adults, ages 16+ welcome. DIY picture framing class, bring 2D artwork and frame. RSVP to 802-457-3500. 2095 Pomfret Rd., S. Pomfret.

Go Play Race Series
Jul 26 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Rutland Recreation and Parks Dept. Go, Play Race Series. Today, Walk, Wag, & Run 5k on cross country course at College of St. Joseph, Clement Drive, Rutland. Dogs on leashes encouraged to join! $5 adults; age 17 and under free! rutlandrec.com; 802-773-1822.

RYT’s Hamlet
Jul 26 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Rutland Youth Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” as a traveling troupe. Today, Community Room at The Maples. Free, donations accepted. Open to the public. Info, 802-558-4177.

Summer Concerts
Jul 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Castleton Summer Concert Series in the Castleton Pavilion continues with the New York Players. Free. Non-perishable food items collected for local organizations. Info, castleton.edu/summerconcerts

“Forever”
Jul 26 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Award winning playwright/actor Dael Orlandersmith’s memoir “Forever” play performance at Weston Rod & Gun Club, 982 Route 100, Weston. For ages 16+, with mature subject matter. Info and tickets, westonplayhouse.org.