What to do this weekend in the Champlain Valley… 8/12-8/14/11

What to do….what to do…Well, here’s a few ideas for what to do!

Lake Champlain Maritime Festival:
Kids Day events on Friday, events Saturday at the ECHO Center, boating demonstrations & Mission Possible (a crazy race) on Sunday.  There will also be a number of concerts with some big name artists (i.e. O.A.R, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, Damien Marley & Nas)
Location: Waterfront Park in Burlington
When: Friday-Sunday
More info: LCMFestival

If music isn’t your thing…

Historical & Architectural Tour of Downtown Burlington:
Walk around & learn about the Queen City!
Where: Meet at the southwest corner of Church & College St
When: Saturday, Aug 13 11am-12:30pm
$10 suggested donation to Preservation Burlington
More info: Preservation Burlington

Queen City Ghostwalk:
Author of Haunted Burlington shares tales of those who once were…Spooky!
Where: Burlington City Hall Park
When: Saturday, Aug 13 8-9pm
$14
More info: QueenCityGhostWalk


And outside of Burlington…

Vermont Festival of the Arts:
Performances, exhibits, crafts, food & more.
Where: Various locations in the Mad River Valley
When: Saturday, Aug 13, 8am-4pm
More info: VermontArtFest 


Tweed River Music Festival:
Seems like it is a weekend of festivals…A little outside of the Champlain Valley, but looks like a good time & a weekend of rockers showing their stuff off in Stockbridge.
Where: Off Rt 100 in Stockbridge, VT
When: Friday-Sunday
More info:  Tweed River Music Festival

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