Vermont Arts Council
Left to right: Rutland's Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers' Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions' Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.

Vermont Arts Calendar

The Vermont Arts Calendar is a statewide, crowdsourced, searchable directory of arts and culture events. Listings are free and seen by thousands of people throughout and beyond Vermont. Use the top toolbar to search and to view events in a list format, in a calendar, or on a map. Use the left sidebar options to filter events by category, tag, city, and Creative Zone. See an event you can’t miss? Add it to your calendar app with the click of a button.

Have an event you think we should know about? Click the button below to submit a free listing. Identify your event by the available categories, then add tags to get more specific about your event’s creative disciplines.

Once submitted, eligible listings are reviewed and published within two business days. Questions about your listing? Contact Content Manager Desmond Peeples.

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Read our blog post to learn more about statewide Vermont event calendars.

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Header image: (Left to right) Rutland’s Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers’ Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions’ Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.

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Telling Stories Frame by Frame: A Vermont State University Student Film & Video Showcase

Virtual VT, United States

Vermont State University’s budding filmmakers are telling stories about intercountry adoption, veterans with PTSD, a chance encounter of soulmates, the isolation of chronic illness, gender euphoria, stand-up comedians in crisis, and so much more. The Vermont Arts Council invites you to be transported into all these stories from the comfort of your home, or wherever […]

Event Series Teacher Student Critic

Teacher Student Critic

Minema Gallery 2 Lower Main St, Johnson, VT, United States

A conceptional group show of oil paintings, lumen photographs, and writings about relationships to one another by three Vermont artists: Victoria Zolonsky (teacher), Caroline Luftnus (student), and Mary Martin (critic). Reception on Sunday, January 14th from 2-3pm. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome!

Free

Painting the Town: Iconic Landmarks of Johnson, Vermont by Julie A. Davis

Minema Gallery 2 Lower Main St, Johnson, VT, United States

Julie A. Davis presents expressive oil paintings from her private collection depicting iconic images in and near the town of Johnson, Vermont. Johnson is home to a suite of beloved architecture, nestled against the Gihon River and home to the Vermont Studio Center artist retreat. A portion of artist proceeds will benefit the Johnson Flood […]

Free
Event Series MUD (season) exhibit 2024

MUD (season) exhibit 2024

Artistree Community Arts Center 2095 Pomfret Rd, South Pomfret

MUD (season) exhibit 2024 A (cautiously) optimistic exhibit of 2-D & 3-D artwork by artists from VT & NH. Spring is coming! But first, we have to get through Mud Season... Artistree's annual MUD (season) exhibit runs from March 15 - April 20, 2024. Opening reception on March 15th from 5:30 - 7:30pm! Gallery hours: […]

Free
Event Series Joan Feierabend: Multitudes

Joan Feierabend: Multitudes

AVA Gallery and Art Center 11 Bank St, Lebanon, NH, United States

Vermont artist, Joan Feierabend: Multitudes, October 6-November 4, 2023 in The Linda Roesch Visual Arts Gallery at AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH. Opening reception, Friday, October 6, 5-7PM, an informal talk at 6PM. Featuring 365 works, all proceeds will be generously donated to support AVA Gallery. Open Tuesday thru Saturday, 11-5PM.

Free
Event Series Margaret Jacobs: Kinship

Margaret Jacobs: Kinship

Burlington City Arts 135 Church St, Burlington, VT, United States

New York artist Margaret Jacobs creates steel sculptures and finely crafted jewelry, exploring the tensions and harmonies between the man-made and natural worlds. An enrolled member of the Akwesasne Mohawk tribe, Jacobs investigates themes of cultural narrative and material identity. She often employs unexpected or contradictory elements. In her steel sculptures, Jacobs melds forms of […]

Event Series Here Now: Art and Migration

Here Now: Art and Migration

Burlington City Arts 135 Church St, Burlington, VT, United States

Here Now brings together a group of international and regional artists whose work explores concepts of borders, movement, and migration across local urban centers and global geographies. Through their choice of materials and visual languages, these artists challenge conventional notions of borders as fixed. They reimagine borders as sites of historical investigations, social reckoning, and […]

The National Audubon Photography Show of 2022

VTSU Castleton Bank Gallery 104 Merchants Row, Rutland, VT, United States

The Rutland County Audubon Society is hosting an exhibit of the winning photographs of the 2022 National Audubon Photography Contest. The large format images are being displayed at the VTSU Castleton Bank Gallery on the corner of Merchants Row and Center Street in Rutland, March 22-April 27. The stunning winners were selected from 10,000 photos […]

Free

RISE: Trees; Our Botanical Giants

Mad River Valley Arts 5031 Main Street, #2 Village Square, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Mad River Valley Arts is a group art exhibition called RISE: Trees; Our Botanical Giants from March 7- April 26, 2024. A free public reception on March 7, 5-7pm to announce art prizes. There will be a reception on March 7, 5-7pm when we will announce our first, second and third place prize winners. 27 […]

Free
Event Series Rediscovery in Paint

Rediscovery in Paint

pearl street pizza 159 North Main St, Barre, VT, United States

Oil paintings by Maggie Neale February 1 - April 20, 2024 On Display at 159 N. Main Street, Barre (Pearl Street Pizza / AR Market) HRS: Tues-Sat 3PM-8PM Neale is one of the founding artists of Studio Place Arts (SPA). She is a fiber artist and painter. For more info: www.studioplacearts.com

Free
Event Series Small Members’ Group Show

Small Members’ Group Show

Bryan Memorial Gallery 180 Main Street, Jeffersonville, VT, United States

An artist curated exhibit of small works on display in the Bryan Memorial's East Gallery. Artists are members of the Gallery, and all of the small works are for sale. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, March 9, from 3 - 6 pm at the gallery

Free
Event Series Legacy Collection 2024

Legacy Collection 2024

Bryan Memorial Gallery 180 Main Street, Jeffersonville, VT, United States

Seventeen artists are invited by the Bryan Gallery Exhibitions Committee, working in collaboration with the Gallery's staff, to be the 2024 Legacy Artists. This exhibit is juried, and on display year 'round in the Gallery. The Legacy Exhibition is one of the Bryan Memorial Gallery's prominent annual exhibitions. A must see!

Free