Weekend Wednesdays: November 21st to November 23rd


Weekend Wednesdays final

What are you doing this November weekend? Here are a few of our favorite ideas…

Friday, November 21, 2014 to Sunday, November 23, 2014

Vermont Hand Crafters Show

This is the largest and oldest Juried Show of Vermont-only artists in the state. The quality & reputation of this event draws thousands of customers from across the state and greater New England. For many of our Members, this is the only time they exhibit their work in Vermont. A Burlington area tradition for over five decades that is highly acclaimed for its selection of contemporary and traditional products held at the Sheraton in South Burlington. Delight in the booths filled with high quality and uniquely designed works in glass, pottery, wood, metal, & decorative fibers. Meet the Vermont Artisans who create paintings & photography, along with unique jewelry, home and holiday décor, sculpture, & wearable art clothing, toys, plus specialty foods and personal care items.

Cost: Admission is $7 for a 3 day pass | Sunday only $4 | Children under 12 free. Get $1 off the 3 day pass – Check the web sitebefore you go!

For More Information: https://vermontmoms.com/event/vermont-hand-crafters-show/

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Champ & Lake Monsters Free Family Fun Fest

Join CHAMP and the Vermont Lake Monsters staff at the Champlain Valley Expo for a morning of free fun and activities that will feature:

  • A special appearance by everyone’s favorite mascot CHAMP, who will be on hand to take pictures, and sign autographs with the kids
  • The fan-favorite inflatable obstacle course, speed pitch machine, and hitting game
  • A CHAMP coloring station
  • A temporary tattoo station
  • A CHAMP and balloon animal making station
  • Free hot dogs for fans in attendance while supplies last, courtesy of McKenzie and Freihofer’s
  • Free CHAMP growth chart poster for kids in attendance

Free raffle sign ups, where one lucky person will win a 6-foot tall Vermont Teddy Bear, in addition to other great prizes. Merchandise, ticket packages and holiday stocking stuffers will be available for purchase.

Cost: Free

For More Information: https://vermontmoms.com/event/champ-lake-monsters-free-family-fun-fest/

American Girl Tea Party @ Milton Public Library

Come dressed up in your favorite party clothes for everything fancy!  Bring your favorite Doll for “tea”. There will be treats, crafts, games and more.

Sign up is required, please call 893-4644 to make your reservation.

Cost: Free 

For More Information: http://www.miltonlibraryvt.org/event/american-girl-tea-party/?instance_id=10999

Sunday, Novmeber 23, 2014 

Bellows Falls Santa Express

Who doesn’t remember taking a Christmas Train ride with Santa and the Grinch, caroling elves and special surprises on the Green Mountain Railroad in Bellows Falls.

Embark on a magical train ride filled with holiday cheer aboard the historic Green Mountain Flyer, Bellows Falls to the North Pole (Chester Station) and back again.

This scenic route has a long heritage of tourism going back to 1964 when Monadnock, Steamtown and Northern Amusement Corporation set up Steamtown USA, and Green Mountain Railroad was off and running the stunningly beautiful Bellows Falls to Chester (North Pole) Route.

The historic engines and coaches, with everyone’s favorite Christmas characters providing entertainment, will depart the Bellows Falls train station three times at 9:30 am, 1:15 pm and 5:00 pm.  The historic station, , circa 1849 and 1921, has a passenger waiting room outfitted for the Holidays in the railroad’s heyday including early 20th century benches from the old Boston South Station and an “o” gauge model train set getting fixed up as a cultural heritage representation of the industrial island.

Cost: Adults $25 | Under 18 $20 | Under 2 Free

For More Information/buy tickets: https://vermontmoms.com/event/bellows-falls-santa-express/


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