Arts, Dining & Entertainment

VINS celebrates the sport of kings — falconry!

Saturday, Sept. 12 at 10 a.m.—QUECHEE—Lords and ladies all are invited to celebrate the sport of kings—falconry! Experience the history, language, and traditions of this 3,000-year-old practice of hunting alongside a trained raptor. Events include flighted raptor programs, an enchanted scavenger hunt, and live demonstrations of a real trebuchet catapult. You’ll even meet some modern-day falconers from New England Falconry in Woodstock. Costumes are encouraged!

VINS Nature Center is located at 149 Natures Way in Quechee. For more information, call at 802-359-5000 or

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