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.


 

  • Sep
    21

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Sep
    23 to 24

    Champlain Mini Maker Faire

    Saturday to Sunday, Saturday 11:00AM - 4:00PM; Sunday 11:00AM - 4:00PMFamily Program, Special Event, Youth Program

    The Champlain Mini Maker Faire brings together families and individuals to celebrate the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset and showcase all kinds of incredible projects. At Maker Faire, you’ll find arts...

  • Sep
    24

    Choral Celebration: Gathering & Blessing of the Waters

    Sunday, 4:00PMSpecial Event

    Celebrate the beauty and bounty of the Earth in the magnificent cathedral-like Breeding Barn. You’ll enjoy the soulful voices of the All Souls Choir and the South County Chorus under the...

  • Sep
    26

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Sep
    27

    Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry

    Wednesday, 6:30 - 8:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Look & See revolves around the divergent stories of several residents of Henry County, Kentucky who each face difficult choices...

  • Sep
    28

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    3

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    5

    Share the Harvest

    Thursday, Breakfast: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM; Dinner: 5:30 PM - 9:30 PMSpecial Event

    Enjoy a meal at the Inn at Shelburne Farms and a percentage of sales (before alcohol) will help low-income families afford a summer of fresh produce from local farms. For more information visit...

  • Oct
    5

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    6

    Of Land & Local Art Exhibition Opening Reception

    Friday, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    In Of Land and Local’s fifth installment, Burlington City Arts Center further explores the concept of watershed by connecting concentric circles of community ranging from the regional to...

  • Oct
    6 to 29

    Of Land & Local Art Exhibition

    Friday to Sunday, Friday, October 6, Opening at 5PM; beginning Saturday, October 7, 10AM-5PM, DailySpecial Event

    In Of Land and Local’s fifth installment, Burlington City Arts Center further explores the concept of watershed by connecting concentric...

  • Oct
    10

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    12

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    14

    Reinventing the Wheel: Milk, Microbes and the Fight for Real Cheese

    Saturday, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    In little more than a century, industrial practices have altered every aspect of the cheesemaking process, from the bodies of the animals that provide the milk to the microbial strains that ferment...

  • Oct
    17

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    19

    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, walking tour of the Inn and its formal gardens.  It includes the Inn's main floor, select bedrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors, and the terraced...

  • Oct
    21

    Of Land & Local Curator Talk

    Saturday, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join the BCA Center curators, Heather Ferrell and Ashley Jimenez, for a guided tour of Of Land &...

  • Oct
    25

    Unlawning America Talk with Of Land & Local Artist Brian Collier

    Wednesday, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Of Land & Local exhibiting artist Brian Collier will discuss his current project, Unlawning...