Annual Events & Festivals
Welcome to the annual events and festivals in Burlington, VT, where we march to the beat of our own drum and celebrate like nobody's business! Get ready to strap on your running shoes for the Vermont City Marathon, a thrilling and sweat-inducing race that brings together runners from across the nation every Memorial Day. But that's just the beginning, brace yourselves for the groovy and soulful Discover Jazz Music Festival, where the city comes alive with toe-tapping tunes and electrifying performances that'll make you want to boogie all night long.
But wait, there's more! We're not just about the music; we're all about the brews too. Prepare your taste buds for the Burlington Brewers Festival, a hoppy paradise where local and regional craft breweries come together to showcase their liquid masterpieces. And come September, Burlington lights up for Pride Week, an explosion of love, acceptance, and fabulousness that takes our city by storm. Join us as we paint the town rainbow and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community with parades, parties, and unforgettable moments of pure joy. Get ready to let your true colors shine, Burlington-style!
We're a city that knows how to party, and these annual events and festivals are just a taste of the off-beat brilliance that awaits you here. So mark your calendars, bring your dancing shoes, and prepare to immerse yourself in the eccentric, the extraordinary, and the downright unforgettable experiences that make Burlington the proudest and quirkiest place to be!