Special Events

Special events occur throughout the year, and are usually celebrations for all ages. Many of them are offered jointly with some of our many partner organizations. Hope you can join us!

Some special events require pre-registration. Please check event details.


 

  • Jul
    30

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    1

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Aug
    1

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Aug
    1

    Suspended Worlds: Historic Theater Scenery in Northern New England, Book Launch

    Saturday, 3-6PMSpecial Event

    Suspended Worlds, by Christine Hadsel, is a visually brilliant celebration of historic stage scenery from northern New England. Painted between 1890 and 1940, these stage curtains can...

  • Aug
    2

    19th Annual Vermont Fresh Network Forum

    Sunday, 5-8:30 PMSpecial Event

    For one special evening in August, farmers and chefs from all across Vermont come together to prepare a sensational meal. The celebration will feature a bounty of local products grown and raised...

  • Aug
    3 to 9

    Vermont Open Farm Week

    Monday to Sunday, All DaySpecial Event

    During Vermont Open Farm Week, farms across Vermont will welcome visitors to explore and learn.  You can meet the farmers, plants, and animals that bring your favorite high-quality Vermont...

  • Aug
    4

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    4

    Farm to Ballet Performance

    Tuesday, Gates open at 5PM; Show at 6:15PMSpecial Event

    Enjoy a summer evening during Open Farm Week (www.diginvt.com) at the Farm.  Bring a picnic or purchase farm burgers and seasonal salads grown right here while you enjoy the Farm to Ballet...

  • Aug
    5

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 8 - Aug 26. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss  ...

  • Aug
    6

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    8

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Aug
    8

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Aug
    8

    Meet a Cheesemonger

    Saturday, 9AM-3PMSpecial Event

    Come visit the Shelburne Farms pop-up cheese shop at the Welcome Center! Resident cheesemonger Rory Stamp will be sampling a selection of our raw milk cheddar and crafting exciting pairings and...

  • Aug
    11

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    12

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 8 - Aug 26. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss  ...

  • Aug
    13

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    15

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Aug
    15

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Aug
    18

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    19

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 8 - Aug 26. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss  ...

  • Aug
    20

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    22

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Aug
    22

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Aug
    22

    Wabanaki Confederation Celebration

    Saturday, 10am-5pm with Grand Entry around noonSpecial Event

    The 2015 Wabanaki Confederation celebration builds upon the celebratory, teaching, sharing, and social aspects of native peoples of the Northeast.  The focus of this August 22nd public...

  • Aug
    25

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    26

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 8 - Aug 26. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss  ...

  • Aug
    27

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    29

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Aug
    29

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Sep
    1

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    3

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    5

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Sep
    5

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Sep
    8

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    10

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    12

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Sep
    12

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Sep
    15

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    17

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    19

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Sep
    19

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Sep
    19

    Shelburne Farms 37th Annual Harvest Festival

    Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pmFamily Program, Special Event, Youth Program

    Come celebrate Vermont farm and forestry traditions through connections with food, agriculture, and community! This day-long festival features music, storytelling, hands-on activities for...

  • Sep
    22

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    24

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    26

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Sep
    26

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Sep
    26

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Saturday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    26 to 27

    Champlain Mini Maker Faire

    Saturday to Sunday, Sat. 10 am - 5 pm; Sun. 11 am - 4 pmSpecial Event

    Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of families and individuals celebrating the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset. It showcases...

  • Sep
    29

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    1

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    3

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Oct
    3

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Oct
    6

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    8

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    10

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Oct
    10

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of...

  • Oct
    13

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    15

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    17

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Oct
    24

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers

  • Oct
    29

    20 Years of Keeping Track with Sue Morse

    Thursday, 6-8PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Celebrate 20 years of conservation and monitoring through Keeping Track! Join us at the Coach Barn for an inspiring night of images and stories with Sue Morse...

  • Oct
    31

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers